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Hyper Civilizado

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Hyper Civilizado

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Arto Lindsay
genre:
World

We gave it a B

The second in a trilogy of Arto Lindsay albums devoted to Brazilian songcraft, Mundo Civilizado is a beguiling blend of lush surfaces, sophisticated melodies, and tasteful but challenging sounds. Hyper Civilizado is a companion CD of beat-heavy remixes from several New York City DJs. Most of the tracks favor atmosphere over melody, with pleasant but insubstantial results. B