1 CD / Sunnyside / 2015-09-04Artists: Romero Lubambo
1 CD / Real Gone Music / 2015-08-14Tracks: Morre O Burro, Fica O Homem; O Circo Chegou; Paz E Arroz; Moça; Domingo 23; Fio Maravilha; Quem Cochicha O Rabo Espicha; Caramba; Que Nega É Essa; As Rosas Eram Todas Amarelas; Taj Mahal
Artists: Jorge Ben
1 CD / / 2015-06-30Artists: Milton Banana
1 CD / / 2015-06-30Artists: Bossa Três
1 CD / / 2015-06-30Artists: Wilson Simonal
1 CD / / 2015-06-30Artists: Johnny Alf
1 CD / / 2015-06-30Artists: Som Três
1 CD / / 2015-06-23Artists: Marcos Valle
Marcos Valle made his first mark in the recording world with bossa nova and samba. But by the time of this early-'70s album, he was just about a rock artist, even if much Brazilian pop (and some jazz)...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-06-23Artists: Gilberto Gil
1 CD / / 2015-06-23Artists: Hermeto Pascoal
1 CD / / 2015-06-23Artists: Marcos Valle
While Garra had seen all of Marcos Valle's talented parts -- songwriting, production, singing, and performing -- coalesce into the most beautiful whole ever seen in Brazilian music, Previsao do Tempo ...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-06-23Artists: Gal Costa/Antonio Carlos Jobim
Performers include: Gal Costa, Antonio Carlos Jobim, The Jobims (Elizabeth, Ana and Paulo), Maucha Adnet, Paulo Braga, Danilo Caymmi, Simone Caymmi, Sebastion Neto, Jaques Morelemnbaum.
1 CD / / 2015-06-23Artists: Luiz Bonfá
Along with Baden Powell and Laurindo Almeida (who came earlier), composer Luiz Bonfa ("Manha da Carnaval") was one of the prime Brazilian guitarists during bossa nova's heyday, releasing a string of A...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-06-23Artists: Astrud Gilberto
Personnel includes: Astrud Gilberto (vocals); Don Sebesky, Claus Ogerman (arranger, conductor); Kai Winding, Bob Brookmeyer, Urbie Green (trombone).
Producer: Creed Taylor.
Recorded at R...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-06-23Artists: Joao Donato
1 CD / / 2015-06-23Artists: Caetano Veloso
1 CD / / 2015-06-02Artists: Joao Donato
1 CD / / 2015-06-02Artists: Tres Brasileiros
1 CD / / 2015-06-02Artists: Astrud Gilberto/Walter Wanderley
Personnel: Astrud Gilberto (vocals); Walter Wanderley (piano, organ); Joao Gilberto (guitar); Jose Marino (bass); Claudio Slon (drums); Bobby Rosengarden (percussion).
This 1966 session brought...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-04-07Artists: Flora Purim
Personnel includes: Flora Purim, Al Jarreau (vocals); Joe Farrell (soprano saxophone, flute); George Duke, Ronnie Foster; Bobby Lyle (keyboards); Michael Sembello (guitar); Leon "Ndugu" Chancler (drum...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-02-12Artists: Laurindo Almeida
Originally recorded for the Japanese East Wind label, this Lp features the great Brazilian guitarist Laurindo Almeida on a peaceful and inwardly passionate unaccompanied set of music. There are medley...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-02-12Artists: The L.A. 4
1 CD / MPS Records / 2014-11-18Tracks: Canto de Ossanha; Inside My Head; Rio; Reza; Canto de Iemanja; Juanito; Casa Forte
Artists: Ira Kris
This bossa nova rarity was the inspiration behind Berlin’s coolest jazz collective. “Bossa Nova and jazz-styled improvisation are an especially good combination.” So said Venezuelan...continue...
Personnel: Ira Kris (guitar); Juan Romero (guitar); Frank St. Peter (flute); Tony Inzalaco (drums).
Liner Note Author: Hans Hielscher.
Recording information: MPS-Studio, Villingen, Germa...continue...
1 CD / WestWind / 2014-11-18Artists: Jurgen Seefelder
Personnel: Jurgen Seefelder (soprano & tenor saxophones); Marinho Boffa (piano, keyboards); Alex Malherios (electric bass); Ivan Conti (drums).
Recorded at Estudio Som Fantastico, Rio De Janeir...continue...
1 CD / Jazzdoor / 2014-11-18Artists: Astrud Gilberto
Personnel includes: Astrud Gilberto (vocals); The Stan Getz Quartet, Chet Baker.
Recorded in 1964 and 1987.
IN THE EARLY YEARS AND NOW, a European-released oddity from the late '80s, com...continue...
1 CD / Masterworks / 2014-09-09Tracks: Simbora (Let's Go...); My My My My Love - (featuring will.i.am); Don't Say Goodbye; Sou Eu; When I Fell in Love; Meu Rio; Visions of You; Samba de Roda - (featuring Aila Menezes); Atlantica; Olha a R...
Artists: Sergio Mendes
Sérgio Mendes' new album, Magic, was recorded in Los Angeles and Salvador, Bahia with a host of friends and special guests. The album kicks off...continue...
Recording information: 5 Cat Studio, Pacific Palisades, CA; Cidade Do Som, Salvador, Bahia; Estudio Dos Sapos, Salvador, Bahia; Estudio Ilha Dos Sapos, Salvador, Bahia; Nas Nuvens, Rio De Janeido; Sco...continue...