Os Mutantes

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2012

    Pussy Riot and Four Other Bands That Lost the Battle with Authority But Won the War

    If there's one thing the Pussy Riot trial has taught us, it's that protest music can still be a dangerous, subversive tool. By performing an anti-Putin "punk prayer" during a guerrilla action at a Russian Orthodox church, Pussy Riot intended to provoke and offend. Many saw their action as blasphemou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2012

    The Six Best Effect-Enhanced Guitar Solos

    Ever since prehistoric man hit a stick and a rock together and thought "I bet that would sound sweet through a delay pedal," musicians have craved new sonic avenues for their instruments. Here are the six best effect-enhanced guitar solos, including the time in which each solo begins. Let us know wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2010

    Twelve Music-Based Documentaries Screening at the Saint Louis International Film Festival

    The movie Do It Again.​The annual St. Louis International Film Festival (that's SLIFF for short) began last night and runs through November 21. As it does every year, SLIFF features a generous selection of music-related documentaries. Here's the rundown. For the RFT's full coverage of the film ... More >>

  • Music

    November 28, 2001

    Another Piece of the Rock

    Nuggets II strikes gold by mining new territory

  • Music

    May 17, 2000

    Various Artists

    Caipiríssima: Batucada Electrônica (Caipirinha Records)

  • Music

    December 29, 1999

    Critical Mass

    RFT music critics offer a cut-and-paste compendium of the year in music. Everyone's wrong. Everyone's right.

  • Music

    July 21, 1999


    Everything Is Possible! (Luaka Bop)

  • Music

    June 16, 1999