Antonio Carlos Jobim

Bryan McCann – Getz/Gilberto

By 01 May, 2019

As noted right at the beginning of this book, “Getz/Gilberto is the album people think of when they think of bossa nova”. It’s the album that established the style worldwide more than any other, introducing global ears to... Read Article

REVIEW Mia Doi Todd – Floresta

By 16 October, 2014

It all started back in 2009, when Mia Doi Todd toured Brazil to perform some gigs and travel the country for the first time in her life. In São Paolo, she met Maurício Takara, percussionist, drummer and member... Read Article

No Knows Bossa Nova Mixtape

MIXTAPE No Knows Bossa Nova Mixtape

By 08 April, 2011

This Friday’s mixtape is veering a little away from type, mainly because it’s not actually mixed. What you will get instead is a .zip file containing 50 [this is now just 47 as we had to take out... Read Article

Vinicius de Moraes Sings…

By 30 July, 2010

In a historical show Tom Jobim, Miúcha, Toquinho and other great musicians welcome Vinicius de Moraes on stage, playing “Samba pra Vinicius” in homage to him. After reaching for his whiskey he then sings “A gente vai levando”... Read Article