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.1 . Two Friends, One Century Of Music (EPK) 2 . Nossa Gente (Avisa Lá) (Live) 3 . Esotérico (Milano, Villa Arconati, 11/07/2015) 4 . Drão (Milano, Villa Arconati, 11/07/2015) 5 . In…

Gilberto Gil attends a Swiss Festival (2019)

August 1, 2019 - Gilberto Gil, backed by Bem Gil (g, voc), Nara Gil (voc), Jose Gil (d, perc), Domenico Lancellotti (d, perc), Bruno Di Lullo (b), Claudio Andrade (p, kb), Thiagô Queiroz (fl, s), Diogo Gomes (tp, flug) and Flor Gil (voc) will perform at Salle des Combins in Verbier, Switzerland

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…

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 Odeon1 . Chega De Saudade 2 . Brigas Nunca Mais (1978) 3 . Desafinado 4 . Rosa Morena 5 . Rosa Morena 6 . Morena Boca De Ouro 7 . Morena Boca De Ouro 8 . Aos Pés Da Cruz (São Paulo, 1994) 9 . É Luxo Só (w/ Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil) Track Listing : 1.Chega De Saudade (Antônio…

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…

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'…

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.Tracklist : 1 . Eu Vim da Bahia 2 . Não vou pra casa (2008) 3 . w/ Caetano Veloso - Garota De Ipanema (2000) 4 . Pra Que Discutir Com Madame (2000) 5 . w/ Antonio Carlos Jobim - Chega De Saudade 6 . Desafinado (1994) 7 . Carinhoso 8 . Louco (1983) 9 . Live…

Verve publish ‘The Astrud Gilberto Album,’ her first album recorded with Antônio Carlos Jobim, João Gilberto et al (1965)

'The Astrud Gilberto Album' is her first solo album produced by Creed Taylor and released in May 1965 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Once I Loved (Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius De Moraes) - 02:14 . 2.Agua De Beber (Astrud Gilberto, Vinícius De Moraes) - 02:20 . 3.Meditation (Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Newton Mendonça) - 02:42 . 4.And Roses And Roses (Dorival Caymmi, João…

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) -…

Happy Birthday Astrud Gilberto. ‘La Garota de Bahia’

This day (March 30, 1940), in Bahia, Brazil, is born Astrud Gilberto, a Brazilian samba and bossa nova singer.Digest Tracklist : Canto De Ossanha (1991) . Ponteio (1991) . My Friend Flora (1988) . @ Hollabrunn Festival (1985) . Samba de Verão . Meditation (1967) . Bim Bom (1966) . w/ Stan Getz- La Chica de Ipanema (1964) . Corcovado . Tracklist : Agua De Beber . The Girl From Ipanema . Fly…

‘Getz/Gilberto’ by Stan Getz & João Gilberto features also Tom Jobim and Astrud Gilberto (1963)

'Getz/Gilberto' by Stan Getz & João Gilberto is an album featuring Antonio Carlos Jobim and Astrud Gilberto, recorded on March 18–19, 1963 and released in March 1964 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.The Girl From Ipanema (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius De Moraes, Norman Gimbel) - 05:24 . 2.Doralice (Dorival Caymmi, Antonio Almeida) - 02:46 . 3.P'Ra Machucar Meu Coração (Ary Barroso) - 05:05 .…

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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

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

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Tim Buckley, John Hiatt, Jackson Browne, Tony Bennett, Elvis Costello, Leonard Cohen, Bobby Womack, David Sylvian, Toquinho, Gilberto Gil, Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Lowell George, Maxwell, Ricky Gervais, Mackenzie Crook

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 Phillips1 . Tropicalia 2 . Alegria, Alegria 3 . Alegria, Alegria (w/ The Beach Boys, 1967) 4 . Super Bacana 5 . Superbacana 6 . Alegria Alegria (1975) 7 . Soy Loco Por Ti America (Live) Track Listing : 1.Tropicália (Caetano Veloso) - 03:40 . 2.Clarice (Caetano Veloso,…

We remember Gal Costa. ‘Costa Bella’

This day (November 9, 2022), in São Paulo, Brazil, died Gal Costa, a Brazilian singer of popular music. Tracklist : 1 . O Que É Que Há 2 . Não Identificado 3 . Mansidão (2013) 4 . Wave 5 . Luz Do Sol (2006) 6 . Sua Estupidez (2002) 7 . w/ Caetano Veloso – Tá Combinado (1996) 8 . Eu Sei Que Vou Te Amar (1992) 9 . Açai / Festa Do Interior (1982) 10 . Jorge Ben & Gal Costa – Que Pena 11 . Volta…

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.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Ivan Sacerdote - Trilhos Urbanos (2020) 2 . w/ Maria Bethânia, Moreno, Zeca e Tom Veloso - Pérola Negra (2019) 3 . Reconvexo (2018) 4 . w/ Gilberto Gil - Nossa Gente (2015) 5 . Cucurrucucu Paloma 6 . Descobri Que Eu Sou Um Anjo (2012) 7 .…

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…

Concord Picante publish Eliane Elias’ twentieth album : ‘Light My Fire’ (2011)

Eliane Elias 'Light My Fire' is her twentieth album released on May 31, 2011 by Concord Picante.1 . Bananeira (AVO Session,Basel) 2 . Rosa Morena (w/ Amanda Brecker, North Sea Jazz 2013) Track Listing : 1.Rosa Morena (Dorival Caymmi) - 04:18 . 2.Stay Cool (Kenny Dorham, Eliane Elias) - 04:03 . 3.Aquele Abraço (Gilberto Gil) - 05:18 . 4.Light My Fire (John Densmore, Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek,…

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…

Elektra Nonesuch release Bill Frisell’s sixteenth album : ‘The Intercontinentals’ (2003)

Bill Frisell's 'The Intercontinentals' is his sixteenth album recorded with Sidiki Camara, Vinicius Cantuaria, Christos Govetas, Greg Leisz and Jenny Scheinman, released on April 15, 2003 by Elektra Nonesuch.Track Listing : 1.Boubacar (Bill Frisell) - 06:13 . 2.Good Old People (Bill Frisell) - 05:25 . 3.For Christos (Bill Frisell) - 06:13 . 4.Baba Drame (Boubacar Traoré ) - 05:18 . 5.Listen (Bill…

Happy Birthday George Benson. ‘(Bens)On Birthday’

This day (March 22, 1943), in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is born George Benson, an American guitarist and singer.Tracklist : Turn Your Love Around -(2019) . Lady (2019) . Affirmation (Capitol Florida 2016) . Don't Know Why (Glasgow 2014) . Love X Love (North Sea Jazz 2012) . At The Mambo Inn (2011) . Ibanez Lbg300 . On Broadway (2008) . w/ Lee Ritenour - Tribute Wew Montgomery . This Masquarade…

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…

Happy Birthday James Taylor

March 12, 1948 - James Taylor, American singer & composer, of 'You've Got a Friend' fame is 73. Happy Birthday, SirJames Taylor 'Mud Slide Slim and the Blue Horizon' feat. 'You've Got a Friend' is his third studio album released on March 16, 1971 by Warner Bros. >>James Taylor's 'JT' is his eighth studio album produced by Peter Asher recorded between March 15–April 24, 1977 and released…

Concord publish Sérgio Mendes’ ‘Timeless,’ a collaborative album produced by will.i.am (2006)

Sérgio Mendes' 'Timeless' is a collaborative album produced by will.i.am released on February 13, 2006 by Concord.Track Listing : 1.Mas Que Nada (Jorge Ben) - 04:22 . 2.That Heat (Will Adams, Norman Gimbel, Henry Mancini) - 04:13 . 3.Berimbau/Consolacao (Vinícius De Moraes, Baden Powell) - 04:22 . 4.The Frog (João Donato) - 03:50 . 5.Let Me (Norman Gimbel, Baden Powell) - 04:14 . 6.Bananeira…

We remember Al Jarreau. ‘Al Is For Always’

This day (February 12, 2017), in Los Angeles, died Alwin 'Al' Lopez Jarreau, a seven-time Grammy Award winning American jazz singer.Tracklist : w/ Alita Moses - Summertime (Montreux Jazz Festival, 2015) . Take Five / Blue Rondo a la Turk / Jazz Day 2013 . w/ Mattia Bazar - San Remo Festival (2012) . Spain (2011) . High Crime (2000) . w/ Kurt Elling - Take 5 . Don'T You Worry (1995) . w/ Miki…

A Witch For All Seasons

From 'Dust My Broom' to 'Spellbound' , we have mixed 17 'Jazz and Blues with a slice of Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Witchcraft'. It has Koko Taylor, David Seville, John Coltrane, The Atlantics and many more.

Star-Studied

From 'Lone Star Moon' to 'Star Dust' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Stars'. "Star-Studied" has Bill Evans, Maria Bethania , Yusef Lateef, Perry Como and many more.

Temperature is Raising

From 'Febril' to 'Fever' , we have mixed in 18 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Flu And Sickness'. "Temperature is Raising" has Albert Collins, Tito Puente & India, Kenny Burrell and Jimmy Smith, Big Bill Broonzy and many more.

Carolling The Ladies

From 'Minha Senhora' to 'Luck be a Lady', we have mixed 19 'Jazz and Latin Music' tunes around the theme of 'Men singing their Ladies (Happy Encore)'. It has Lou Reed, Demis Roussos, Ames Brothers, Lloyd Price and many more.