Tags: Baile Funk

11 September 2016
The Movement of Baile Funk | RhythmTravels.com

THE MOVEMENT OF BAILE FUNK IN BRAZIL

When I started to read about funk culture, it was in 2008, 2009 and the movement isn’t so expensive as it now. Few people were talking about it, the boom of funk mundial (with Diplo and Haaksman) was over, and there was just few producers making something with funk. The contact with original artists was […]






The Sounds of Rio De Janeiro | RhythmTravels.com

The Sounds of Rio de Janeiro!

We have been waiting for a long time to drop this edition from Brazil. DJ Edgar who we featured last year in our Q&A blessed us with our latest #RhythmExplorer mix Vol.7 where we get to visit Brazil to explore the sounds of Baile Funk, Funk Carioca, Funk Ostentação and Rasteirinha! Read more about DJ […]






Global Bass Music Landscape | RhythmTravels.com

Everything you’ve always wanted to know about Global Bass

Let’s face the question straight away: what is global bass? Is it a scene at all? And if yes, what are its boundaries and what binds it together? Or better, who decides about its boundaries and about what binds it together? I can guarantee you that if you ask three different people active in global […]






Q&A with DJ Edgar | RhythmTravels.com

Q&A with DJ Edgar – High Quality Baile Funk

DJ Edgar “Baile Funk with High Quality” originates from the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil where he started his DJ career in the early 90’s as a DJ for the sound system “Furacão 2000”, one of Rio’s biggest and most known Baile Funk sound systems. An ambassador for the genre and culture by touring […]






Weekly Update w.32

Festival season is at it’s peak! Around the world people are uniting to share their love for music and unity. Have you been to a festival? share your experience with us in our forum, let us know what was the best and worst with the festival. Would you recommend the festival to someone else? We […]






Rio Parada Funk | RhythmTravels.com

Rhythm Travels Loves Baile Funk!

The music of the favelas in Rio de Janeiro is called Funk carioca, favela funk and, elsewhere in the world, Baile Funk, is a type of dance music from Rio de Janeiro, derived from Miami bass. “Baile funk”, in Brazil, refers not to the music, but to the actual parties or discothèques in which the music is played. As our aim is to present music genres […]






Q&A with Daniel Haaksman | RhythmTravels.com

Q&A with Daniel Haaksman

Few individuals can claim to have done so much for musical exchange across the globe as Berlin based DJ, producer, journalist and label head Daniel Haaksman. In 2004,  he released “Rio Baile Funk Favela Booty Beats” which presented the sound of Rio´s favelas for the first time to a global audience. Today, “Rio Baile Funk Favela Booty Beats” […]