I can’t think of a Brazilian singer I adore more than Joyce Moreno, and that’s saying quite a bit considering… Read more [Music] Joyce Moreno – Visions Of Dawn
Analog Africa’s clutches are reaching out farther and wider with this release by Brazilian legend Camarão. It’s a reissue of… Read more [Music] Camarão – The imaginary Soundtrack to a Brazilian Western Movie
Though Markus Popp’s Oval is best known for his glitchy compositions, he’s been branching into rather sublime, Brazilian-inflected pop music… Read more [Music] Oval – SE
It looks like Moreno Veloso is the chip off the old block, said block being the legendary Caetano.
Brazilian singer Vitor Ramil is a new name to me. His ouevre is amazing on its own, and I’ll be… Read more [Music] Vitor Ramil – Milonga de dos Hermanos (lyrics by Jorge Luis Borges)
Some prime music by Ivan Lins, crooning away to the classic cut originally written by Antônio Carlos “Tom” Jobim.
Lots to love about this wonderful reimagining of José Prates’ Tam… Tam… Tam…! via Album: Gilles Peterson Presents: Sonzeira – Tam…… Read more [Music] Album: Gilles Peterson Presents: Sonzeira – Tam… Tam… Tam…! Reimagined —
A very pleasant, beautiful surprise out of Brazil. Dom Salvador was a pianist who performed in the MPB style, and… Read more [Music] Dom Salvador e Abolição – Hei! Você (1971)
There are so many incredible Brazilian artists, but for some reason Jorge Ben (Jor) is among my favorites. It’s his… Read more [Music] Jorge Ben – Força Bruta – 1970 (Full Album Completo)
I don’t think there’s a corner of the earth (except in either Taliban-land or ISIS-istan) where David Bowie’s music didn’t… Read more [Music] Seu Jorge – Lady Stardust