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Gal Costa – Recanto

REVIEW Gal Costa – Recanto

By 29 April, 2012

When she plays live, the veteran Brazilian singer Gal Costa usually reflects her Tropicália legacy, with a smooth band to complement her classically spumy delivery. Her latest recording presents a radically different view. The equally veteran Caetano Veloso... Read Article

Gilberto Gil — Fé Na Festa

REVIEW Gilberto Gil — Fé Na Festa

By 18 August, 2010

In his latest work Fé na Festa, Brazil’s former Minister of Culture Gilberto Gil returns to his roots to celebrate the São João festival, a celebration, which fills northeastern calendars with a week of wall to wall forró... Read Article