Happy Birthday Carlos Lyra. ‘Lyra Nova’

This day (May 11, 1939), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Carlos Eduardo Lyra Barbosa a.k.a. Carlos Lyra, a Brazilian singer and composer.Digest Tracklist : E era Copacabana (2019) . w/ Nelson Faria - Você e Eu (2016) . Minha namorada (2013) . w/ Nilze Carvalho – Saudade fez um samba ( 2011) . Marciac (2011) . Maria Ninguém (2011) . Minha Namorada (2005) . Primavera (2004) . Coisa mais linda/…

Odeon publish João Gilberto’s debut album : ‘Chega De Saudade’ produced by Antônio Carlos Jobim (1959)

João Gilberto's 'Chega de Saudade' is his debut album produced by Antônio Carlos Jobim and released in 1959 by OdeonTrack Listing : 1.Chega De Saudade (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius De Moraes) - 02:01 . 2.Lôbo Bôbo (Carlos Lyra, Ronaldo Bôscoli) - 01:20 . 3.Brigas, Nunca Mais (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius De Moraes) - 02:05 . 4.Hô-Bá-Lá-Lá (João Gilberto) - 02:15 . 5.Saudade Fêz Um Samba…

This week In Male Balladeers 19/52

Chet Baker, George Michael, Jeff Buckley, James Blake, Carlos Lyra, Bono, Eric Burdon, Steve Winwood, Billy Joel, Bob Marley, Donovan, Dan Auerbach

Tony Bennett releases ‘If I Ruled the World: Songs for the Jet Set,’ an album arranged by Don Costa (1965)

Tony Bennett's 'If I Ruled the World: Songs for the Jet Set' is a studio album arranged by Don Costa and released on April 19, 1965 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Samba Do Avião (Song Of The Jet) (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Gene Lees) - 03:34 . 2.Fly Me To The Moon (Bart Howard) - 04:00 . 3.How Insensitive (Vinicius De Moraes, Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 04:23 . 4.If I Ruled The World…

Blue Note publishes Eliane Elias seventh album : ‘Fantasia’ (1992)

Eliane Elias 'Fantasia' is her seventh studio album recorded in New-York City and released in March, 1992 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.The Girl From Ipanema (Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius De Moraes) - 06:30 . 2.Wave (Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 03:44 . 3.Milton Nascimento Medley: Ponta De Areia/Canção Do Sal (Salt Song) (Ronaldo Bastos, Fernando Brant, Milton Nascimento) - 07:49 .…

Jazzin’Around Shadow Of Your Smile

From 'The Shadow Of Your Smile' to 'The Shadow Of Your Smile' , we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue that you have to guess' tunes around the theme of 'Johnny Mandel'. It has New York Ska-Jazz Ensemble, Helen Merrill, Elsie Bianchi, Henry Mancini and many more.

Melancolia Latina

From 'Milonga Triste' to 'Canto Triste', we have mixed 19 'Latin Music' tunes around the theme of 'Tristeza'. It has Vinicius De Moraes, Cortijo, Astrud Gilberto, Gato Barbieri and many more.

It Might as Well Be Spring (actually it is)

From 'It Might As Well Be Spring' to 'Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most' , we have mixed 12 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Springtime'. It has Dave Brubeck, Oscar Peterson, Joachim Kühn, Arturo Sandoval and many more.