Nonesuch release Caetano Veloso’s second album in English : ‘A Foreign Sound’ (2004)

Caetano Veloso's 'A Foreign Sound' is his twenty ninth (his second in English) studio album, released on April 6, 2004 by Nonesuch.Track Listing : 1.The Carioca (Edward Eliscu, Gus Kahn, Vincent Youmans) - 03:33 . 2.So In Love (Cole Porter) - 05:31 . 3.Always (Irving Berlin) - 03:43 . 4.Come As You Are (Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic) - 04:16 . 5.Feelings (Morris Albert, Louis Gasté) -…

Sony Music publish ‘Two Friends One Century Of Music’ by Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil, recording during their previous summer tour (2016)

'Two Friends One Century Of Music' by Caetano Veloso & Gilberto Gil is a live album (also titled ' Due amici, un secolo di musica!') recorded during summer 2015 and released on January 22, 2016 by Sony Music.Track Listing : 1.Back In Bahia (Gilberto Gil) - 02:25 . 2.Coracao Vagabundo (Caetano Veloso) - 02:20 . 3.Tropicalia (Caetano Veloso) - 03:34 . 4.Marginalia Ii (Gilberto Gil, Torquato…

Phillips publish ‘Caetano Veloso,’ his debut solo album featuring ‘Alegria, Alegria’ and ‘Tropicália’ (1968)

'Caetano Veloso' is his debut and eponymous solo album featuring 'Alegria, Alegria' and 'Tropicália' and released in 1968 by PhillipsTrack Listing : 1.Tropicália (Caetano Veloso) - 03:40 . 2.Clarice (Caetano Veloso, José Carlos Capinam) - 05:31 . 3.No Dia Em Que Eu Vim-Me Embora (Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil) - 02:26 . 4.Alegria, Alegria (Caetano Veloso) - 02:43 . 5.Onde Andarás? (Caetano Veloso,…

Nonesuch publish Caetano Veloso’s album : ‘Livro’ (1998)

Caetano Veloso's 'Livro' is an album released on November 10, 1998 by Nonesuch.Track Listing : 1.Os Passistas (Caetano Veloso) - 03:23 . 2.Livros (Caetano Veloso) - 04:31 . 3.Onde O Rio E Mais Baiano (Caetano Veloso) - 03:22 . 4.Manhatã (Para Lulu Santos) (Caetano Veloso) - 05:17 . 5.Doideca (Caetano Veloso) - 03:40 . 6.Voce É Minha (Caetano Veloso) - 03:44 . 7.Um Tom (Caetano Veloso) - 02:29 .…

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…

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…

Chrissie Hynde teams up with Moreno Veloso (1993)

November 13, 2004 - Chrissie Hynde (of Pretenders fame) will share the stage with Adam Seymour (g), Moreno Veloso ("my dad is Caetano", cello), Domenico Lancellotti (d, perc) and Alexandre Kassin g, kb). at Luna Park in Buenos Aires, Argentina More Info

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'…

Polydor publish ‘Os Mutantes’ their debut eponymous album (1968)

'Os Mutantes' is their debut eponymous album produced by Manoel Barenbein, featuring Jorge Ben and Gilberto Gil among other guests and released in June 1968 by Polydor.1 . Panis et circenses (French TV, 1969) 2 . Panis Et Circenses (Ao Vivo) 3 . A Minha Menina (Ao Vivo) 4 . A Minha Menina (Amoeba) 5 . Baby (Ao Vivo) 6 . Bat Macumba (1969) 7 . Bat Macumba (Ao Vivo, w/ Devendra Banhart, Noah…

Feliz Aniversário Gilberto Gil. ‘Gil Tónico’

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 his musical innovation and political commitment. Tracklist : 1 . Pai e Mãe (2019) 2 . Bastidores do álbum OK OK OK 3 . w/ Refavela40 - Música Refavela (2018) 4 . w/ Caetano Veloso - Toda Menina Baiana (2015) 5 . Meio de Campo…

Eliane Elias releases ‘Bossa Nova Stories,’ her nineteenth album featuring some famous bossa-nova standards (2008)

Eliane Elias' 'Bossa Nova Stories' is her nineteenth studio album released (in time to commemorate the 50th anniversary of bossa nova) on June 24, 2008 by Blue Note.1 . Chega de Saudade (Live) 2 . They cant take that away from me (Live) 3 . Desafinado (Heineken Concerts, 1996) 4 . Bossa Nova Stories (EPK) 5 . A RA (Marseille) Track Listing : 1.The Girl From Ipanema (Norman Gimbel) - 05:22 .…

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…

Melody Gardot releases her third album produced by Heitor Pereira : ‘The Absence’ (2012)

Melody Gardot's 'The Absence' is her third studio album produced by Heitor Pereira and released on May 29, 2012 by Verve Records.1 . Mira 2 . Medley (North Sea Jazz, 2012) 3 . So Long (Avo Session) 4 . So we meet again (San Sebastian Jazz Festival, 2012) 5 . Lisboa (Direct Live, October 2012) 6 . Impossible Love 7 . Goodbye (Olympia Paris, 5 November 2012) 8 . Yemanja Track Listing : 1.Mira…

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…

Happy Birthday Jorge Ben. ‘Parabéns! Mas Que Todos, Jorge’

This day (March 22, 1942), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Jorge Duilio Lima Menezes a.k.a. Jorge Ben Jor , a Brazilian popular musician.Tracklist : Taj Mahal (2019) . São Valentin (2018) . Psicodália (2018) . País Tropical @ Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony . Zumbi / Bebete Vambora / Take It Easey My Brother Charles (2014) . Mas Que Nada (2012) . w/ Lucio Dalla - Mas Que Nada (2007) . Que…

This week In Male Balladeers 04/52

D'Angelo, José James, Aaron Neville, Michael Hutchence, Curtis Mayfield, Steve Forbert, Neil Diamond, Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil, Lowell George, Dean Martin, Robert Wyatt, Neil Finn They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 330 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . D'Angelo . Devil's Pie Lifted from : D'Angelo releases his…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 03/52

Roger Waters . Eric Clapton, Tommy Emmanuel . John Knowles, Ryuichi Sakamoto . Caetano Veloso, Junior Walker . Buddy Miles, Etta James . Chuck Berry, Beth Hart . Joe Bonamassa, Ray Charles, Andy Williams, Cass Elliot . Elton John, Mick Taylor . Jack Bruce, Joe Perry, Slash . Johnny Depp, Bono . Johnny Depp, Brandi Carlile . Audioslave, Angelique Kidjo, Dianne Reeves . Lizz WrightThey are the 12…

Happy Birthday Ryuichi Sakamoto. ‘Yellow Magic Solo’

This day (January 17, 1952), in Tokyo, Japan, is born Ryuichi Sakamoto, a Japanese musician, composer and actor.Tracklist : Minamata Main Theme (2020) . The Sheltering Sky (2018) . Alva Noto (2012) . bibo no aozora (2008) . Where is Amro (2007) . Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence . Undercooled (2005) . w/ Caetano Veloso, Jaques Morelenbaum – Lindeza (1995) . Psychedelic Afternoon (1994) . Tibetan Dance…

Universal publish ‘Sambolero,’ an album by The João Donato Trio (2005)

'Sambolero' by The João Donato Trio is a studio album (it earned the Latin Grammy for Best Latin Jazz Album at the 10th Latin Grammy Awards) released on December 31, 2005 by Universal.Track Listing : 1.Amazonas (João Donato) - 04:00 . 2.Quem Diz Que Sabe (João Donato) - 05:12 . 3.Surpresa (João Donato) - 05:29 . 4.Bananeira (João Donato) - 03:12 . 5.Brisa Do Mar (João Donato) - 05:00 . 6.Ê…

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…

Last week In Visual Artists 31

Camilla Akrans, Steven Klein, Jessy Terrero, Steven Meisel, Luiz Zerbini, Richard Amsel, Mary Lambert, Riskie, Jean-Paul Goude, Melina Matsoukas, Albert Watson, Mick Rock. They are the 12 Visual Artists selected among the 206 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Camilla Akrans - Le Silla Spring Summer 2013 (by Le Silla) Lifted…

This week In Male Balladeers 45/52

Robert Palmer, Leonard Cohen, Art Garfunkel, Bryan Ferry, Neil Diamond, Bryan Adams, Caetano Veloso, Tom Yorke, Bob Dylan, Robbie Williams, Billy Idol, Hunter Hayes They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 324 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Robert Palmer . Riptide Lifted from : Island publish Robert Palmer's eighth solo…

This week In Male Balladeers 43/52

Gregory Isaacs, Robbie Williams, Ben Harper, Don McLean, Leonard Cohen, Milton Nascimento, Lou Reed, Caetano Veloso, Thom Yorke, Jamie Cullum, David Sylvian, Bon Iver They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 419 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Gregory Isaacs . Night Nurse Lifted from : We remember Gregory Isaacs. 'Gregorian…

This week In Male Balladeers 41/52

Billy Joel, Art Garfunkel, Jacques Brel, Chris Cornell, Caetano Veloso, Bruce Springsteen, Frank Sinatra, Jackson Browne, Alex Turner, Michael Bublé, Daryl Hall . John Oates, Paul Simon They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 352 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Billy Joel . Honesty Lifted from : Billy Joel releases his…

This week In Male Balladeers 39/52

Tony Bennett, Leonard Cohen, Bee Gees, Jamie Cullum, Van Morrison, Bryan Ferry, Johnny Mathis, Tony Joe White, Caetano Veloso . Gilberto Gil, Sammy Davis Jr. . Andy Williams, Simply Red, Rod Stewart They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 418 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Tony Bennett . The Way You Look Tonight Lifted…

Happy Birthday Gal Costa. ‘Costa Bella’

This day (September 26, 1945), in Salvador, Bahia, is born Gal Costa, a Brazilian singerDigest Tracklist : O Que É Que Há . Estratosférica . Mansidão (2013) . Wave . Luz Do Sol (2006) . Sua Estupidez (2002) . w/ Caetano Veloso – Tá Combinado (1996) . Eu Sei Que Vou Te Amar (1992) . Açai / Festa Do Interior (1982) . Jorge Ben & Gal Costa – Que Pena . Volta (1973) . Tracklist : Shirley…

‘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…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 32/52

Caetano Veloso . Maria Bethânia, George Benson . Patti Austin, Gladys Knight . The Boston Pops, Jose James . Kori Withers, Arlo Guthrie . Pete Seeger, Dire Straits . Eric Clapton, Brandi Carlile . Pearl Jam, Johnny Hallyday . Luther Allison, Todd Terje . Bryan Ferry, Bela Fleck, Edgar Meyer . Zakir Hussain, Esperanza Spalding . Flota Zjednoczonych Sił, Milton Nasciemento . Stéphane BelmondoThey…

This week In Male Balladeers 32/52

George Benson, Isaac Hayes, Caetano Veloso, Paul Simon, Ibrahim Ferrer, Al Jarreau, Jamie Cullum, Anthony Hamilton, Arlo Guthrie, Lyle Lovett, David Bromberg, Joe Jackson They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 402 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . George Benson . Love . Love Lifted from : George Benson releases 'Give Me The…

We remember Joao Gilberto. ‘Hey João’

This day (July 6, 2019), in Rio de Janeiro died João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira a.ka. Joao Gilberto, a Brazilian singer and guitarist.Digest Tracklist : Eu Vim da Bahia . Não vou pra casa (2008) . w/ Caetano Veloso - Garota De Ipanema (2000) . Pra Que Discutir Com Madame (2000) . w/ Antonio Carlos Jobim - Chega De Saudade . Desafinado (1994) . Carinhoso . Louco (1983) . Live In Montreux…

Two Blue

From 'Love Is Blue' to 'Born To Be Blue', we have mixed 24 tunes around the theme of 'Doubled Songs In "Blue"'. It has Jeff Beck, Yehudi Menuhin & Stephane Grappelli, Caetano Veloso, Esther Philips, Jazz Crusaders and many more.

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.

Try a Little Tenderness

Starting and ending with 'Try a little tenderness' made famous by Otis Redding, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Lisa Ono, Jack Webb, Brian Hyland, Aretha Franklin and many more.

Mellow In May

From 'Rio De Maio' to 'Paris In May', we have mixed 13 'Jazz & World' tunes around the theme of 'May'. It has Simon Diaz, Jane Monheit / Ivan Lins, Harvey Mason, Nat King Cole and many more.

Jobim Para Dois (ou Três)

From 'How Insensitive' to 'Corcovado', we have mixed 20 'Brazilian Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Duos doing Jobim's Classics'. It has Nana Caymmi & César Camargo, Antonio Carlos Jobim & Elis Regina, Yamandu Costa & Ze Paulo Becker, Sergio Mendes & Cannonball Adderley and many more.

The Sound of (Richard Rodgers’) Music

From 'There's A Small Hotel' to 'My Romance', we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Richard Rodgers'. It has Hiromi Uehara, Caetano Veloso, Charmian Carr, Mary Lou Williams and many more.

Irving Berlin…Always

From 'Always' to 'Ive Got My Love To Keep Me Warm', we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Irving Berlin'. It has Stacey Kent, Billie Holiday, Ray Charles, Otis Redding and many more.