Quintavant / QTV Series

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Weekly investigations of the Brazilian experimental music scene via Rio De Janeiro's Quintavant label in collaboration with Audio Rebel. With live performances and exploratory sounds produced in the context of Brazil's strange political situation, curated by Francisco Mazza, Bernando Oliveira and Pedro Azevedo.

Previous episodes

Quintavant / QTV Series #21

Friday 16th March 2018 00:00 - 02:00 GMT

Quintavant / QTV Series at Resonance Extra is back with the new record of Fabiano Scodeler, the main man behind Projeto Mujique and Galope Discos, a label dedicated to promote the experimental music of Pouso Alegre/MG; Nada do Outro Lado, the first release of Coisas que Matam, a label from São Paulo that describes itself as specialized in “music of the present”; and two new works from AjaxFree – AjaxFree vs Penderecki and excerpts of his last record, Abortive, both released by Antena Records.

Quintavant / QTV Series #19

Friday 2nd March 2018 00:00 - 02:00 GMT

This week: New records of Thiago Miazzo (Recycled C20), Marcos Campello (li o vão o sol) and the duo Lex + Bramir, ZYB. Opening the show with one of last QTV releases, the collaboration between 4Zero4 and Verjault.

Quintavant / QTV Series #18 - Novas Frequencias - Friday 9th February 2018

Friday 9th February 2018 00:00 - 02:00 GMT

This week: two concerts recorded at the 7th edition of Festival Novas Frequências: from Rio de Janeiro, Negalê and his Gabinete de Sonoridades Extraordinárias and from Glasgow, Phantom Chips. The brand new album of Objeto Amarelo (Carlos Issa), “Lugar Perto em Volta”, the seventh album of this project that exists for almost 20 years. Released in january of this year, ”Música Refinada" is the first album that Guilherme Darisbo and Marcelo Armani recorded together in the XXI century. Catch a fire and kill TV.

Quintavant / QTV Series #17 - Novas Frequencias

Friday 2nd February 2018 00:00 - 02:00 GMT

This week: we’ll continue to broadcast the live recordings of the Festival Novas Frequencias 7th Edition that happened in Rio last december. This time, with Gabriela Mureb, Sanannda Acácia and Luisa Lembrgruber live at Audio Rebel. And more: Death Raving, new record of Epilepsia, a peculiar collection of experiments mixing harsh noise, drone interludes, guitar solos and some irregular beats. Plus, the first release by SPIO (São Paulo Improvisers Orchestra), Conduction BR#5, edited in 2017 by Sê-lo, netlabel from Salvador, Bahia.

Quintavant / QTV Series #16

Friday 26th January 2018 00:00 - 02:00 GMT

This week: Quintavant continues its series of concerts recorded during the Festival Novas Frequências, the seventh edition of which took place December in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This time: William Basinski: A Shadow in Time, recorded live in the Church of Carmo da Lapa; Marcos Campello, one of the greatest Brazilian guitar players that appeared last decade; and his last record, Onda de Beleza Natural. Plus two records released by Propósito Recs: Crunch Soar Rinse Repeat, Jonathan Gall’s new work and Armando Nascimento de Jesus, also known as “Fazedor de Presépio” with Xinelah dih Mankuh.

Quintavant / QTV Series #15

Friday 19th January 2018 00:00 - 02:00 GMT

In this programme, Chelplexx’s concert recorded last december at Festival Novas Frequências 2017, Rio de Janeiro. Chelplexx is a collaboration between multimedia trio Chelpa Ferro and Duplexx, a duo that combines synths and percussions. Following, Henrique Iwao's latest work, Coleções Digitais, which consists in audio collections of the recurrent gestures and motives in an artist output, selected and edited by the author from 2007 to 2017.

Quintavant / QTV Series #12

Friday 1st December 2017 00:00 - 02:00 GMT

This episode features three new LPs of Brazilian experimental music. Negro Leo's Coisado is a soundtrack of an exhibition about German poet Hubert Fichte, who lived in Brazil during the 80’s. The third volume of Oco series with guitar player Marcos Campello and experimentalist J.-P. Caron. And Tapetes, a collaboration between Ricardo De Carli and Diego Dias released by Mansarda Records. More information at quintavant.bandcamp.com

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