Brazilian Song of the Day: Gilberto Gil

One could say, At long last! when it comes to the absence of Gilberto Gil from these pages for so long. Yes, he appeared with Jorge Ben Jor on their dazzling live album in this post and this post. But He deserves a solo entry. He also deserves more text than I have the time to Continue Reading →

Brazilian Song of the Day: Marcos e Belutti

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Brazilian Song of the Day: Jorge Ben—Oba, La Vem Ela

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Brazilian Song of the Day: Karol Conka

Due to a technical problems, #BSotD has been absent for almost a week, but it’s back now. And what a great way to come back. Listen to Karol Conka and just try to disagree. Follow email

BSotD Bonus: Ed Motta and His Records

If you’ve loved the Ed Motta tracks I posted yesterday and today, sit back and relax with this short film on his record collection. Motta has a collection of around 30,000 vinyl records and has an internal musical database that’s just as large. In this video, he discusses his influences and picks tracks for everything from Continue Reading →

Brazilian Song of the Day: Ed Motta (Again!)—1978/Smile

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Brazilian Song of the Day: Ed Motta

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