Nowhere is the spirit of musical celebration more deeply entrenched within the local culture than Brazil. Now, this unrelenting passion for the beat is encapsulated both by local hero DJ Meme with a mix that celebrates the traditional values of house music , and legendary producer Sandy Rivera who makes a long-awaited return to the mix compilation format. From the carnival to the club, this is the truly exhilarating house sound of Brazil.
Defected are now renowned for championing blossoming global dance scenes and communities. Amsterdam, Singapore, Bali and Tokyo to name but a few which have been given the Defected media spotlight. To kick off 2011 we focus on the emerging talent and house musical pedigree thrusting its way out of Brazil.
Not a country immediately well known for its dance music heritage, but with a continual influx of the Worlds biggest DJs drawn to its enthusiastic crowds and paradisiacal settings, the scene has grown stronger and stronger. With it has emerged a whole host of home-grown producer talent and some of South America's best clubs. Here on Defected In The House Brazil'11 local talent in the form of disco-house producer and remixer extraordinaire DJ Meme joins forces with pillar of the house music genre. Mr King of Tomorrow - Sandy Rivera.