Feliz Aniversário Gilberto Gil. ‘Gil Tónico’

Jarreau, Gilberto Gil, Elba Ramalho and Ivan Lins at specially built Cidade do Rock >> 44 MINUTES on RVM >> READ Wikipedia : This day (June 26, 1942), in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, is born Gilberto Passos Gil Moreira a.k.a Gilberto Gil, a Brazilian singer, guitarist, and songwriter, known for both...

Concord publish Sérgio Mendes’ ‘Timeless,’ a collaborative…

...4.The Frog (João Donato) – 03:50 . 5.Let Me (Norman Gimbel, Baden Powell) – 04:14 . 6.Bananeira (Banana Tree) (João Donato, Gilberto Gil) – 03:14 . 7.Surfboard (Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 04:31 . 8.Please Baby Don’T (John Legend) – 04:09 . 9.Samba Da Bencao (Samba Of The Blessing) (Vinícius De...

On TV today, Caetano, Chico, Gilberto et al on TV Globo (1989)

December 26, 1989 – Brazilian TV Globo airs “Homen 90”, a special year-end gathering of the most famous MPB male singers : Caetano Veloso, Chico Buarque, Djavan, Gilberto Gil, Hermeto Pascoal, João Bosco, Milton Nascimento, Paulinho da Viola, Antônio Carlos Jobim and many more. BY THE SAME...

Temperature is Raising

...an artistic culture that it could only happen there.’†Gilberto Gil : In 1962, JS Records label releases a 78 RPM single, made from carnaúba wax, with the first recording of his song “Bem devagar,” sung by the vocal group As Três (which later became known as the Quarteto em...

Happy Birthday to James Taylor

...talents to participate in the “Boston Strong Concert” for Boston Marathon bombing victims at TD Garden in Boston, MA >> 28 MINUTES >> [1984] George Benson then Al Jarreau will share the bill of the second night of ‘Rock in Rio’ with James Taylor , Gilberto Gil, Elba Ramalho and...

Elektra Nonesuch release Bill Frisell’s sixteenth album : ‘The…

...(Bill Frisell) – 06:13 . 4.Baba Drame (Boubacar Traoré ) – 05:18 . 5.Listen (Bill Frisell) – 06:47 . 6.Anywhere Road (Bill Frisell) – 01:52 . 7.Procissão (Gilberto Gil) – 06:43 . 8.The Young Monk (Traditional – 02:23 . 9.We Are Everywhere (Bill Frisell) – 07:06 . 10.Yála (Govetas) (Bill...

Happy Birthday Gal Costa. ‘Costa Bella’

...Tropicalia movement, she has been in Brazil’s leading team of singers for decades. @last.fm : Fellow musician Caetano Veloso, Maria Bethânia’s brother, introduced her to Gilberto Gil and Tom Zé in 1963, who managed to secure her a recording deal in São Paulo for her debut album Domingo with Caetano...

Jobim Para Dois (ou Três)

...not come until later. Tiny Mix Tapes : Outside of the famous Astrud Gilberto & Stan Getz song, “Girl from Ipanema,” no other song/album is as representative to the aesthetic of Bossa Nova music as Wave. Nothing else comes close to matching the heart-wrenching sophistication of the songs within this...

Feliz Aniversário Milton Nascimento. ‘Nascimento and Co’

...of the most famous MPB male singers : Caetano Veloso, Chico Buarque, Djavan, Gilberto Gil, Hermeto Pascoal, João Bosco, Milton Nascimento, Paulinho da Viola, Antônio Carlos Jobim and many more. >> 74 MINUTES on RVM >> [2012] Portuguese fado singer Carminho has invited Brazilian legend Milton Nascimento for a concert...

Al Jarreau – Al Is For Always

...night of ‘Rock in Rio’ with James Taylor , Gilberto Gil, Elba Ramalho and Ivan Lins at specially built Cidade do Rock >> 11 MINUTES on RVM >> [2014] Al Jarreau sings at Timisoara Jazz Festival in Romania >> 25 MINUTES >> [2000] Al Jarreau will be on stage with...

Lips Service

...“El Diluvio Que Viene” at night, and recording all day, Carmen made sure to attend the Getz appearance in Madrid because of her intense love of Bossa Nova, and in particular the landmark Getz/Gilberto recording where she first discovered the music of Antonio Carlos Jobim. Javier Solis c/o Fiesta Del...