Forro In The Dark

Forro In The Dark

Forro in the Dark makes people dance like they forgot they could. They sweat, stomp, roll their eyes into the backs of their heads and don’t stop for hours. For the past four years, they’ve packed their home base and birthplace at Nublu well beyond capacity every Wednesday night, with lines stretching out onto Avenue C during hailstorms and blizzards. When a band makes you feel like this, you keep coming back.

On the surface it seems simple. Forro in the Dark plays music lacking overt complexity. Brazilian pop. Songs for the people.... more