PEDRO is a Portuguese DJ and producer. He announced the release of the first full-length which will be out later this year via Lisbon-based Enchufada. “Rapazes” is the first excerpt. As the press release reports, the latest single fully embraces the sound of Lisbon, of which he’s been one of the most prolific and exciting contributors, by diving into the legacy of the seminal Buraka Som Sistema, his biggest musical inspiration and the world-renowned phenomenon that ignited the spark that has been fuelling the Lisbon scene for over a decade.
The afro-influenced and club-focused sound of Buraka has long been a major influence in the young producer’s work, who embraced it even further by sampling the low-key classic ‘Vem Curtir’, which he speeds up over his trademark larger than life drum patterns. Listen below.