Bonde do Rolê is a baile funk inspired group from Curitiba (Paraná) - the biggest city of the brazilian south - consisting of MCs Pedro D'Eyrot, DJ/MC Rodrigo Gorky, Marina Vello (who left the band after "internal problems" late 2007), and has been replaced by Ana Bernardino and Laura Taylor. They started in their hometown Curitiba in the south of Brazil, mixing rock guitar riffs with funk carioca (sometimes known as baile funk or Brazilian funk). By putting together a unique blend of Rio de Janeiro's aggressive baile funk beats heavily influenced by the mashup school of 2 Many DJs and the like, they draw from rock 'n roll classic riffs and electro-infused pop stardards making raw party bliss! Bonde has been used in various media after being signed to the British label Domino Records: solta o frango is heard in a worldwide campaign for the cellphone company Nokia, and the same track was used in another commercial for the hit series Ugly Betty on Channel 4 in the UK. GQ magazine used their song Office Boy for the behind-the-scenes photo shoot of actress Jessica Alba. Web sites Myspace: Bonde do Rolê. Domino records: Bonde do Rolê. Wikipedia: English and Portuguese.
De Gentse pornoking en een van dé Vlaamse urban dj's. Mixt reggae, dancehall, hip hop, electro, latin & afro inspired house, booty bass, old school disco, funk en r'n'b classics in een zwoele hete en stomende set. Resident in de Gentse Culture Club sinds het prille begin en nu nog eens op bezoek in Petrol.