May 05 2017

New Album “EL GAVILAN” Available NOW!

Sofia Rei pays tribute to legendary Chilean artist Violeta Parra on a new album featuring eclectic and adventurous guitarist Marc Ribot: El Gavilán, available NOW. EL GAVILAN: BUY NOW on CD and all digital platforms. Preview and order Now:     More Info  ...

Apr 28 2017

Sofía Rei: Gracias a la vida que le ha dado tanto – NY 1

La cantante, Sofía Rei, interpretará temas de su nuevo disco, este sábado en el club Subrosa.   La artista argentina visitó nuestros estudios para conversar sobre este innovador y ambicioso proyecto musical que es un homenaje a la legendaria cantautora chilena: Violeta Parra.   [video width="640" height="360" mp4="http://sofiamusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Sofía-Rei-gracias-a-la-vida-que-le-ha-dado-tanto.mp4"][/video]   Source: NY1n Author...

Apr 19 2017

El Gavilán CD Release concert w/ Marc Ribot at Subrosa April 29

Chilean singer, songwriter, folklorist, social activist, poet, and visual artist Violeta Parra would have celebrated her 100th birthday this year. In her new recording, El Gavilán, vocalist, songwriter and producer Sofia Rei celebrates her legacy by approaching her music with the imagination and daring that...

Apr 14 2017

Arriba Quemando el Sol – The New York Times

A stomping fury swarms up beneath Sofía Rei’s voice on her version of “Arriba Quemando el Sol,” a populist anthem by Violeta Parra. The song (which translates to “The Sun Shining Above”) elevates the struggles of the working poor in rural Chile.   Ms. Rei’s declamations...