Feliz Aniversário Chico Buarque. ‘O Grande Chico’

This day (June 19, 1944 ), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Francisco Buarque de Hollanda a.k.a Chico Buarque, a singer, guitarist, composer.Tracklist : 1 . Caravanas Ao Vivo (2018) 2 . Desaforos (2018) 3 . w/ Clara Buarque - Dueto (2017) 4 . Anos Dourados (2012) 5 . w/ Maria Bethânia - Sem Fantasia 6 . w/ Milton Nascimento - O Que Sera (1987) 7 . O Meu Amor 8 . w/ João Bosco - Bom tempo 9…

Edú Lobo & Chico Buarque record ‘O Grande Circo Mistico’ commissioned by Ballet Teatro Guaira (1982)

Edú Lobo & Chico Buarque's 'O Grande Circo Mistico' is a musical with music by Lobo and lyrics by Buarque, commissioned by Ballet Teatro Guaira and recorded in July, 1982 and released in 1983 by Som Livre Track Listing : 1.Abertura Do Circo (Edú Lobo) - 02:28 . 2.Beatriz (Chico Buarque, Edú Lobo) - 05:02 . 3.Valsa Dos Clowns (Chico Buarque, Edú Lobo) - 03:39 . 4.Opreta Do Casamento (Chico…

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.<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/jobim-735461.jpg' alt='Antonio Carlos Jobim – The Composer…

This week In Male Balladeers 25/52

David Gilmour, Jason Mraz, Paul McCartney, Lionel Richie, Ed Sheeran, Paddy McAloon, Chico Buarque, Bruce Hornsby, Eliades Ochoa, Robert Palmer, Brian Wilson, Ray Davies

Happy Birthday Bebel Gilberto. ‘Feliz Aniversário Bebel’

This day (May 12, 1966), in New York City, United States, is born Isabel Gilberto de Oliveira a.k.a Bebel Gilberto, a Brazilian popular singer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Mart'nália - Na Cara (2020) . Harvest Moon / Creep / So Nice (2019) . Tanto Tempo (2018) . Eu Preciso Dizer Que Te Amo (No Encontro, 2017) . Saudade vem correndo (Blue Note Milano, 2015) . Simplesmente (Sziget 2012) . Samba Da Benção…

Bebel Gilberto releases ‘Tanto Tempo,’ her third album (2000)

Bebel Gilberto's 'Tanto Tempo' is her third studio album, produced by Suba and released on April 25, 2000 by ZiriguiboomTrack Listing : 1.Samba Da Bênção (Vinicius De Moraes, Baden Powell) - 04:47 . 2.August Day Song (Bebel Gilberto, Nina Miranda, Chris Franck) - 04:37 . 3.Tanto Tempo (Bebel Gilberto, Suba, Gilberto Gil) - 03:01 . 4.Sem Contenção (Bebel Gilberto, Gerry Arling, Richard Cameron) -…

We remember Lucio Dalla. ‘Dalla Canzone’

This day (March 1, 2012), in Montreux, Switzerland, died Lucio Dalla, a popular Italian singer-songwriter, musician and actor.Tracklist : Com'E' Profondo Il Mare (2009) . w/ Chico Buarque & Toquinho - 4 Marzo 1943 . Apriti cuore (1990) . Caruso (1987) . Meri Luis/Quale Allegria (1981) . Milano (1978) . w/ Francesco De Gregori - In verona . Tracklist : Caruso . Disperato Erotico Stomp .…

Elis Regina & Antonio Carlos Jobim start the recording of ‘Elis & Tom’ (1974)

'Elis & Tom' by Elis Regina and Antonio Carlos Jobim is a bossa nova album recorded from February 22 till March 9, 1974 in Los Angeles and released the same year by Philips.Track Listing : 1.Águas De Março (Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 03:32 . 2.Pois É (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Chico Buarque) - 01:43 . 3.Só Tinha De Ser Com Você (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Aloysio De Oliveira) - 03:48 . 4.Modinha…

Singing (and Playing) with Tom Jobim

Antonio Carlos Jobim . who passed away today twenty seven years ago . has performed with . myriad of artists Brazilian or not, of all genres. We have selected twelve of them . They are João Donato, Elis Regina, Pat Metheny . Edu Lobo, Gal Costa, Danilo Caymmi, Quinteto Vocal . Frank Sinatra, Herbie Hancock, João Gilberto . Andy Williams . Chico Buarque, Vinícius De Moraes Here, they are reunited…

We remember Antônio Carlos Jobim. ‘Quiet Star’

This day (December 8, 1994), in New York, died Antônio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim a.k.a Tom Jobim, a Brazilian songwriter, composer, arranger, singer, and pianist/guitarist.Tracklist : One Note Samba . Insensatez . Samba De Uma Nota Só (1986) . Garota de Ipanema . Corcovado . Wave . Chega de saudade . Agua De Beber . Tracklist : Wave . Insensatez . Triste . Desafinado . The Girl From…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 43/52

Robert Plant . Alison Krauss, Mike Oldfield . Jon Anderson, Mick Taylor . Jack Bruce, B.B. King . Eric Clapton, Tony Bennett . Juan Luis Guerra, Van Morrison . Joey Defrancesco, Lou Reed . David Stewart, Milton Nascimento . Chico Buarque, Astrud Gilberto . Emily Remler, Dianne Reeves . Makoto Ozone, Tori Kelly . Lecrae, Snoop Dogg, George Clinton . Bootsy CollinsThey are the 12 one-off…

Feliz Aniversário Milton Nascimento. ‘Nascimento and Co’

This day (October 26, 1942), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Milton Nascimento, a Brazilian singer-songwriter and guitarist.Digest Tracklist : w/ Criolo - Cais (2020) . Um Girassol da Cor do Seu Cabelo (2019) . Maria, Maria (2018) . Cuitelinho (2015) . Ponta de Areia (2014) . Travessia (2013) . O Sol ao vivo Altas Horas (2011) . w/ Belmondo – Live in france (2009) . w/ Gal Costa – Solar . w/…

On TV today, Gilberto, Caetano, Edu et al at ‘Festival da MPB’ (1967)

October 21, 1967 - if in Brazil, you do not want to miss Roberto Carlos, Caetano Veloso, Chico Buarque, Gilberto Gil, Edu Lobo and many others at the third "Festival da Música Popular Brasileira" on TV Record <img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Chico-Buarque-Edú-Lobo-O-Grande-Circo-Místico-SMALL.jpg' alt='Edú Lobo & Chico Buarque - O Grande Circo Místico'…

‘Jobim, Hancock & Friends’ Tom Jobim’s last concert

On September 27, 1993, in Sao Paulo 'Tom' Jobim joins a group of American and Brazilian artists - Herbie Hancock, Joe Henderson, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Ron Carter, Harvey Mason, Shirley Horn, John Hendricks, Gal Costa, Oscar Castro-Neves, Paulo Jobim and Alex Acuna - to perform four songs during what will stay as his last Brazilian public performance. Jobim will pass away the next year.Track Listing…

‘Duetos Brasileiros’ gathers 22 major Brazilian (and one Belgian) artists performing (you guessed it!) a duet.

Starting and ending with a contribution by Gal Costa - whose birthday is today, "Duetos Brasileiros" gathers 22 major Brazilian (and one Belgian) artists performing (you guessed it!) a duet.Gal Costa, Caetano Veloso, Chico Buarque, Maria Bethânia, Gonzaguinha, Luiz Melodia, Elza Soares, Ney Matogrosso, Maysa, Rildo Hora, Leny Andrade, Toots Thielemans, Elis Regina, Tom Jobim, João Gilberto, Bebel…

Nonesuch publish Brad Mehldau Trio’s ‘Where Do You Start’ (2012)

Brad Mehldau Trio's 'Where Do You Start' is an album featuring Larry Grenadier and Jeff Ballard and released on September 17, 2012 by Nonesuch.Track Listing : 1.Got Me Wrong (Jerry Cantrell) - 05:24 . 2.Holland (Sufjan Stevens) - 08:46 . 3.Brownie Speaks (Clifford Brown) - 08:13 . 4.Baby Plays Around (Cait O'Riordan, Elvis Costello) - 10:07 . 5.Airegen (Sonny Rollins) - 06:23 . 6.Hey Joe (Billy…

We remember Dorival Caymmi. ‘Dorival De Bahia’

This day (August 16, 2008), in Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, died Dorival Caymmi, a Brazilian singer, songwriter,Digest Tracklist : O Vento (1996) . w/ Chico Buarque, Gal Costa, Djavan, Tom Jobim & Daniela Mercury – Paratodos (1993) . O Que É Que A Baiana Tem? . w/ Chico Buarque - Maricotinha . w/ Gal Costa - Só Louco (1981) . O Mar (1978) . Tracklist : Maracangalha . O Mar . Saudade…

Feliz Aniversário Caetano Veloso. ‘Sozinho em Bossa’

This day (August 7, 1942), in Santo Amaro da Purificação, Bahia, is born Caetano Veloso, a Brazilian composer, singer, guitarist and writer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Ivan Sacerdote - Trilhos Urbanos (2020) . w/ Maria Bethânia, Moreno, Zeca e Tom Veloso - Pérola Negra (2019) . Reconvexo (2018) . w/ Gilberto Gil - Nossa Gente (2015) . Cucurrucucu Paloma . Descobri Que Eu Sou Um Anjo (2012) . w/ Maria…

This week In Male Balladeers 28/52

Tom Waits, Lyle Lovett . Chris Martin, Lionel Richie, Kenny Loggins, Jim Messina, Jack White, D'Angelo, Anthony Kiedis, Wilko Johnson, Roger Daltrey, Chico Buarque, Edu Lobo, Chris Hillman, David Crosby, Roger McGuinn, Sananda Maitreya They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 411 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Tom Waits .…

Jazzin’Around Manha De Carnaval

Starting and ending with Luiz Bonfá / Antônio Maria's composition 'Manha De Carnaval', we have mixed 18 'Brazilian Music' tunes around the theme of 'Luiz Bonfá / Antônio Maria'. It has Noel Rosa, Jorge Veiga e Conjunto de José Meneses, Nora Ney, Wanda de Sa & Sergio Mendes 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.

Bossacucanova – Nossa Onda é Essa (Our Kind of Bossa)

Released on February 18, 2014, "Nossa Onda é Essa (Our Kind of Bossa)" is the sixth album by Bossacucanova, a Brazilian musical group. that combines traditional bossa nova with electronica. Track Listing : 1.Adeus America (Haroldo Barbosa, Geraldo Jacques) - 03:58 . 2.Deixa A Menina (Chico Buarque) - 04:36 . 3.Balanca (Nao Pode Parar!) (Bossacucanova) - 03:34 . 4.A Pedida E Samba (Jair Amorim,…