The largest country in South America, Brazil boasts a musical history like no other, spanning classical music, heavy metal, hip-hop, rock and numerous electronic genres. Some genres have their spiritual homes in particular cities: for instance, it is widely accepted that bossa nova, one of Brazil's most famous musical exports, first emerged from Rio de Janeiro. However, the largest Brazilian city, São Paulo, can be seen as the country's overall cultural and business centre. With a population of over 30 million in its greater metropolitan area, São Paulo is not only the largest city in this continent, in the Western and Southern Hemispheres, but also the 11th largest in the world!
There has long been a thriving music scene in São Paulo, and where there is music, there are recording studios! No surprise, then, that one of the largest and most active studios in Brazil has been operating there for...
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