Listen: A Bunch Of Tracks From ‘Red Hot + Rio 2″

    NPR’s Alt.Latino station/blog just made its biggest scoop ever yesterday, when it got to premiere a bunch of tracks from the upcoming Red Hot + Rio 2 album, including tracks from Beck and Seu Jorge (“Tropicalia”), Os Mutantes and Of Montreal (“Bat Macumba”) and Jose Gonzalez and Mia Doi Todd (“Um Girassol da Cor do Seu Cabelo”). The album features takes on Brazilian Tropicalia from a variety of artists. It’s due out on June 28. Listen to the tracks over here.