Sany Pitbull

Sany Pitbull


“WHO LET THE DOG OUT? Sany Pitbull (a.k.a. Maesotro Pitbull) ist seit 20 Jahren einer der wichtigsten und innovativsten Funk-Djs und Producer von Rio.“ Natalie Brunner, Vienna FM4 radio, 15 february 2007


“ Pitbull sound is one of the premier funk carioca dj crews in Rio. Sany played a party I put together in Prazeres ....... YOU never hear carioca Djs put it down like this ……. thanks SANY and PITTI “
- mad decent worldwide radio # 8 by DIPLO - USA, 27 september 2006

- SANY PITBULL: Besides being a dj at balls all over town, Sany also manage artists, produces music, writes about funk for websites, and is frequently invited to take part in debates to discuss, what else, funk" - BPM magazine, USA, april 2006

“RIO FUNK ROCKERS: SANY PITBULL - A respected member of the scene, Pitbull´s DJ sets are huge in both underground bailes and Rio´s downtown clubs. Check to read his interesting take on the scene “
- DAZED & CONFUSED magazine, UK, march 2006


Artist: Sany Pitbull
Title: Baile Funk Masters #2
Format: 12“ Vinyl EP
Cat.Nr. MAN 012
Release Date: April 6th, 2007
Barcode: 881390586264
Distributed by MDM & Our Distribution

With his contribution to the series, SANY PITBULL introduces a next level in Brazil´s hot music innovation. Yes, you can call this „Post Baile Funk“. SANY PITBULL pushes the boundaries of funk like few of the original Rio de Janeiro MPC percussionists ever did. The tracks on „Baile Funk Masters #2“ are vocal free, bringing SANY´s outstanding production skills to the forefront.

Set List

Take „TRIBOS“, which PITBULL produced together with Rio DJ Dedé. Hands down, this could be considered one of the best tracks coming out of Rio in years. With it´s collage of Japanese gong sounds, Chinese drums, Brazilian Indian chants, carried by the typical Rio tamborzao beat, „Tribos“ travels the world in a breathless 2.20mins of pure sonic bliss. If Timbaland would´ve grown in Rio, „TRIBOS“ would´ve been one of his compositions.

„KRAFTFUNK “ is SANY PITBULL´s bowing down to Germany´s Kraftwerk and their tectonic shifting musical efforts that left deep impact in Brazilian and especially Rio music culture. „Without Kraftwerk, Baile Funk would´ve never become what it is today“, remarks Sany, „Trans Europe Express and Afrika Bambaataa´s interpretation in Planet Rock are the musical foundations of baile funk culture“. With a melody hook resembling late 70s European elektronische Musik, „Kraftfunk“ greatly bridges the past with the current.

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