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The band was created in 2002 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, as a result of the will of its members to compose songs based on the most diffent kinds of musical influences and, on the other hand, their interest in taking part in the debates about conflicts in modern social life.
Since the basis of their playing are guitar, bass and drums, the band’s musical aesthetic is basically rock. However, the use of different instruments such as "cavaquinho" (a typical samba instrument), trumpet, flute, percussions and pre-recorded bases summarizes their attempt to escape from the pre determined paths. As a result of its experimental combination between the language of rock, pop and classical music, the compositions are marked by a variety of vibes, the convergence between weight and subtlety, screamed vocals and melodic intertwining of three voices.
The lyrics presents a critical reading of individual and collective conducts, going through the anguish provocated by the observation of everyday life and the hope that transformations are possible. In this way, the speech goes...