Adriano Ferreira Cintra
(born May 21, 1974) is a Brazilian multi-instrumentist and producer , also known as an underground and club celebrity in his hometown. He was guitarist and singer for the garage rock power trio Thee Butchers' Orchestra, and among his many projects and bands are Ultrasom and Caxabaxa. He was also in the band I Love Miami
in his native São Paulo
. Openly gay, Cintra is also a composer for fashion shows, and was the recording engineer for Tom Zé
's 1998 album Com Defeito de Fabricação
Cansei de Ser Sexy
His latest and most famous band is the indie-electro project Cansei de Ser Sexy
. In 2003, Adriano formed the group with some friends as a joke. He writes many of their songs, plays the drums and produces the band, besides eventually playing bass, guitar and singing. Cansei de Ser Sexy
was signed to indie label Sub Pop
in the beginning of 2006 to release their first international album, and have toured the U.K.
, the U.S.
, and Canada
extensively, opening for acts including Ladytron
, Gwen Stefani
and playing on the "Mojave" stage at Coachella
2007.Glastonbury Festival 2008#Park Stage
Currently they are working on their 3rd album to be released in 2011.