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New Di MeloDi Melo (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
EMI/Disques Dessinee (Japan), 1975. New Copy .... $28.99
Seminal funk from the Brazilian scene of the 70s – one of those really rare, really one-of-a-kind albums – but one that also seems to perfectly sum up the sound of the times as well! Di Melo's a mighty funky cat – and works here with these bass-heavy arrangements from Geraldo ... read more CD

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Sergio MendesBeat Of Brazil (aka Voce Ainda Nao Ouviu Nada) ... CD
Atlantic (Japan), 1964. New Copy .... $14.99
Early bossa jazz from Sergio Mendes – recorded with his famous Bossa Rio combo, in the years before he moved to America! The album's a classic in Brazilian jazz – a tight album of bossa-inflected jazz tunes played with razor-sharp precision, handled with a style that went on to ... read more CD

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Sergio MendesBrasil '65 – Introducing The Voice Of Wanda De Sah ... CD
Capitol (Japan), 1965. New Copy .... $15.99
That's Brasil 65, not Brasil 66 – a distinction that marks a key early stage for the great Sergio Mendes – heard here on one of his first albums to mix together bossa jazz and vocals! The approach here is a bit more like vintage bossa dates from Brazil – or a bit like some of the ... read more CD
Also available Brasil '65 – Introducing The Voice Of Wanda De Sah ... LP

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Sergio MendesBrasil '65 – Introducing The Voice Of Wanda De Sah ... LP
Capitol, 1965. New Copy (reissue).... Just Sold Out!
That's Brasil 65, not Brasil 66 – a distinction that marks a key early stage for the great Sergio Mendes – heard here on one of his first albums to mix together bossa jazz and vocals! The approach here is a bit more like vintage bossa dates from Brazil – or a bit like some of the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Brasil '65 – Introducing The Voice Of Wanda De Sah ... CD 15.99

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Sergio MendesSergio Mendes' Favorite Things ... CD
Atlantic (Japan), 1968. New Copy .... $14.99
A sweet little pairing of the keyboards of Sergio Mendes and the early arranging styles of Dave Grusin – and a set that's quite different than some of Sergio's vocal albums with Brasil 66! The style here is all instrumental – and Mendes plays both piano and electric piano, plus a bit ... read more CD

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Roberto Menescal & Andrea AmorimBossa De Alma Nova ... CD
Albatroz (Brazil), 2013. New Copy .... $28.99
Beautiful bossa from the great Roberto Menescal – and a set that features breezy vocals from Andrea Amorim in the lead, with a style that's a lot like some of Menescal's previous projects with Wanda Sa! Menescal plays acoustic guitar, handles arrangements, and sings a bit too – ... read more CD

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Roberto Mensecal & OthersElas Cantam Menescal ... CD
Tratore (Brazil), 2013. New Copy .... $18.99
A host of female singers take on the music of Roberto Menescal – in a sweet little set that also features arrangements, production, and instrumentation from Menescal himself! The mode here is similar to that great update of his bossa styles that Roberto crafted in recent years with Wanda Sa ... read more CD

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Osmar MilitoOsmar Milito E Deixa O Relogio Andar ... CD
Som Livre (Brazil), 1971. New Copy .... $18.99
A beautiful album of post-bossa tunes – done by Osmar Milito in a dreamily floating style that's totally great – almost in the mode of some of Marcos Valle's work from the time! The record features the group Quarteto Forma singing vocals on a number of cuts – but the real charm ... read more CD

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Vinicius De MoraesA Bencao Vinicius – A Arca Do Poeta (20 CD set) ... CD
Universal (Brazil), Late 50s/1960s/1970s/Early 80s. New Copy 20CDs .... $399.99
Vinicius De Moraes is an artist with the soul of a poet, but a hell of a recording career too – one that spans the earliest years of bossa nova, which he helped to create – and runs through some tremendous collaborations in the 60s and 70s as well! This wonderful set brings together ... read more CD

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Moraes MoreiraLa Vem O Brasil Descendo A Ladeira ... CD
Som Livre (Brazil), 1979. Used .... $24.99
A nice late 70s mix of MPB and samba – put together with the rootsy feel of the latter, but also some of the more creative song styles of the former! There's a tightness here that's unusual for a samba record – especially at the time – and although the instrumentation features ... read more CD
(Out of print, cutout notch through spine.)

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Paula Morelenbaum & Joao DonatoAgua ... CD
Biscoito Fino (Brazil), 2010. New Copy .... $24.99
We've always loved the music of Paula Morelenbaum, but this time around she's really got something special going on – thanks to keyboards and vocals from the legendary Joao Donato! Most of the tunes in the set are Donato numbers – themselves already a treat, but given a little ... read more CD

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Zeze MottaZeze Motta ... CD
Warner/Discobertas (Brazil), 1978. New Copy .... $15.99
A 70s classic from Zeze Motta – served up with a strong sense of presence in the vocals, but done with lots of cool compelling twists and turns in the arrangements! At times, there's a slight echo of new wave modes, but other points have a fuller approach to MPB – and a few other tunes ... read more CD

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Milton NascimentoClube Da Esquina ... CD
EMI, 1972. Used .... $8.99
A landmark album – and one that Milton cut with his "corner club", an elite group of musicians and songwriters from the early days of his career – including greats like Lo Borges and Wagner Tiso. Borges is particularly fantastic, and shines on the massively beautiful cut ... read more CD

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Jovino Santos NetoPiano Masters Series Vol 4 ... CD
Adventure Music, 2013. New Copy .... $12.99 15.99
Beautiful solo piano from Jovino Santos Neto – an artist we've loved on other releases from Adventure music, but one who really shines here in the spare space of their Piano Masters series! The isolation of Neto's instrument allows for even greater fascination with his subtle tones and ... read more CD

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Novos BaianosNovos Baianos (aka Linguagem Do Alunte) ... CD
Continental/Bomba (Japan), 1974. New Copy .... $22.99
Rootsy samba and hipper 70s MPB influences – all filtered down into a really unique little groove! Back in these early years, Novos Baianos had an inventive sound that was really a standout in 70s Brazilian music – a sense of earnest, open-handed music making that was something of a ... read more CD

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Novos BaianosNovos Baianos FC ... CD
Bomba (Japan), 1973. New Copy .... $22.99
A great 70s album by Os Novos Baianos – a wonderfully youthful group that was one of the bright spots in Brazilian music after the Tropicalia years. The band had a style that mixed folksy percussion with honest personal songwriting, plus occasional touches of elements gleaned from the larger ... read more CD

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Novos BaianosVamos Pro Mundo ... CD
Continental/Bomba (Japan), 1974. New Copy .... $18.99
Incredibly beautiful work from Os Novos Baianos – a record that has the band shaking off some of the rougher edges of earlier records, but still sounding plenty darn great – and without any of the too-smooth styles of later years! There's some really tremendous work here on a variety ... read more CD

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New Clara NunesAlvorecer ... LP
Som Livre (Brazil), 1985. Near Mint- .... $9.99
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O TercoO Terco (1970) ... CD
Forma/Discobertas (Brazil), 1970. New Copy .... $15.99
The first album we've ever seen from O Terco – a set done for the legendary Forma label, with sublime arrangements from Arthur Verocai! The record's got a wicked blend of late 60s psych and some of the groovier styles of Brazilian music at the time – almost as if a truck full of ... read more CD

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O TercoO Terco (1972) (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Continental/Discos Mariposa (Argentina), 1972. New Copy .... $9.99
The second album from O Terco – the guitar-heavy power trio who were one of the hardest things going in Brazil during the early 70s! The album's got a style that's somewhat progressive, but which also still holds onto plenty of late 60s psychedelic elements – qualities both sweet and ... read more CD

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OrlandivoOrlandivo (1977) ... CD
Copacabana/Kindred Spirits (Netherlands), 1977. New Copy .... $18.99
A sweet funky classic from 70s Brazil – one of those records that's found thousands of funky fans over the decades – and which still continues to please! The set's the best-eer from Orlandivo – a soulful singer whose set up perfectly here with funky backings from the great Joao ... read more CD
Also available Orlandivo (1977) ... LP 18.99

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New OrlandivoOrlandivo (1977) ... LP
Copacabana/Kindred Spirits (Netherlands), 1977. New Copy (reissue).... $18.99
A sweet funky classic from 70s Brazil – one of those records that's found thousands of funky fans over the decades – and which still continues to please! The set's the best-eer from Orlandivo – a soulful singer whose set up perfectly here with funky backings from the great Joao ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Orlandivo (1977) ... CD 18.99

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Orlann Divo (aka Orlandivo)Orlann Divo ... LP
Musidisc/Whatmusic (UK), 1963. New Copy (reissue).... $11.99
Warm bossa grooves – and the second album by Orlandivo, billed here on the cover as Orlann Divo! The album's a great batch of instrumentals – jazzy, with a mix of percussion, bass, and organ that's quite different from the usual bossa album of its type – much more expansive, and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Orquestra ImperialFazendo As Pazes Com O Swing ... CD
Mais Um Discos (UK), 2011. New Copy .... $15.99
Maybe the greatest record so far from this ultra-hip Brazilian group – a set that has the range of singers and musicians coming together wonderfully – in a really rich sound that's way more than the sum of its already-great parts! The album features vocals by Moreno Veloso, Nina Becker ... read more CD

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Orquestra ImperialOrquestra Imperial Ao Vivo ... CD
Biscoito Fino (Brazil), 2013. New Copy .... $22.99
Beautiful live work from this totally great Brazilian collective – a group who's large enough to win the Orquesta in their name, but who work together with a cohesiveness that's more in a small group mode! The vocals alone are totally great – sung in a shifting lineup that includes ... read more CD

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Os CanibaisOs Canibais ... CD
Rozenblit/Mr Bongo (UK), 1967. New Copy .... $16.99 18.99
A weird and wild little record from Os Canibais – at first glance, a familiar rockish set from late 60s Brazil – but upon deeper listening, a nicely tripped-out album in all the right places! Os Canibais have a touch of the Jovem Guarda groove – that Brazilian style of copping ... read more CD

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Os IpanemasOs Ipanemas ... CD
CBS/Mr Bongo (UK), Mid 60s. New Copy .... $16.99
The landmark first album from Os Ipanemas – a runaway set of smoking bossa jazz – and a record that really helped set a whole new tone for the genre! The group here is a cooking quintet of Brazilian all-stars – including Astor Silva on trombone, Wilson Das Neves on percussion, ... read more CD

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Os MutantesJardim Eletrico (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Polydor, 1971. New Copy (reissue).... $12.99
Quite possibly the last truly sublime album ever recorded by Os Mutantes – a set that's a bit more rock-oriented then their first few, but still pretty revolutionary overall! The group have expanded to a quintet at this point, but haven't yet falling into the guitar-heavy groove of later ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Os Sambeatles (Manfredo Fest)Os Sambeatles ... CD
Fermata/Braz Bossa Roots (Brazil), 1966. New Copy .... $11.99
A bossa nova take on The Beatles – served up with plenty of great keyboard work from the legendary Manfredo Fest! Fest is well know to bossa fans for his killer combo sides of the 60s – and although this album's a much more obscure effort, it follows in a very similar vein – ... read more CD

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Hermeto PascoalCerebro Magnetico/Hermeto Ao Vivo Em Montreux Jazz Festival ... CD
Warner (Brazil), 1979/1980. New Copy 2CD .... $22.99
Some of the freshest music you'll ever hope to hear – two late 70s classics from Brazilian composer/multi-instrumentalist Hermeto Pascoal! First up is Cerebro Magnetico – breathlessly beautiful work from the legendary Pascoal – one of his greatest albums ever, and one of the best ... read more CD

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Hermeto PascoalMusica Livre De Hermeto Pascoal ... CD
Philips/Bomba (Japan), 1973. New Copy .... $29.99
Quite possibly the clearest moment of genius ever from the legendary Hermeto Pascoal – a tremendous album that helped reshape instrumental Brazilian music for many years to come! At one level, the record shares a sound with some of the fuller, richer orchestrations going on in the post-bossa ... read more CD

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Hermeto PascoalZabumbe Bum A ... CD
Warner (Brazil), 1979. Used .... $24.99
A gem of an album from Hermeto – right up there with 70s classics like A Musica Libre and Slaves Mass! The set's got a mix of tight fusion jamming, off-beat reed work, and some of Hermeto's heavenly compositions. There's a good groove to much of the material, but that doesn't stop it from ... read more CD
(Out of print, please note that booklet is slightly wrinkled from some light water damage.)

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Rosa Passos & Ron CarterEntre Amigos ... CD
Chesky, 2003. Used .... $9.99
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Porcas BorboletasPorcas Borboletas ... CD
Agata (Brazil), 2013. Used .... $6.99
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Baden PowellA Vontade ... CD
Elenco/Soul Jazz (UK), 1963. New Copy .... $19.99
Killer early bossa by Baden Powell – a jazzy little gem that still shines brightly after all these years! This early album is a stripped-down batch of tunes that features Baden on acoustic guitar, backed by a small percussion combo that really keeps things lively – plus some additional ... read more CD
(Beautiful package, too – in a hardcover, book-like jacket!)

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Baden PowellTempo De Musica (long box package) ... CD
Iris/Harmonia Mundi (France), 1960/1990s/2000. Used 2CD .... $11.99
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Philippe Baden PowellBrazil – Piano Masters Series Vol 2 ... CD
Adventure Music, 2012. New Copy .... $8.99 15.99
A striking solo set from Phillipe Baden Powell – much bolder and more expressive than his previous album – even though the overall feel is a lot more stripped-down too! Baden's got a very sharp approach to the keys of the piano – working here in a range of tones that's really ... read more CD
Also available Brazil – Piano Masters Series Vol 2 ... CD 8.99

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Philippe Baden PowellBrazil – Piano Masters Series Vol 2 ... CD
Adventure Music, 2012. Used .... $8.99
A striking solo set from Phillipe Baden Powell – much bolder and more expressive than his previous album – even though the overall feel is a lot more stripped-down too! Baden's got a very sharp approach to the keys of the piano – working here in a range of tones that's really ... read more CD
Also available Brazil – Piano Masters Series Vol 2 ... CD 8.99

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PudditoriumEpisode (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Disques Dessinee (Japan), 2013. New Copy .... $19.99
A really sweet combination of sounds – a bit Brazilian, a bit mellow jazzy, and with a warmth that takes us back to some of our favorite mellow records from the 70s! Pudditorium's got a unique hybrid – a mix of Korean roots, Brazilian styles, Portuguese lyrics, and American production ... read more CD

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PudditoriumReunion (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Disques Dessinee (Japan), 2009. New Copy .... $19.99
A surprisingly ambitious recording for this up-and-coming Korean artist – a set recorded in New York, Boston, LA, and Sao Paulo – with all the transcontinental blend of styles that might imply! Pudditorium has this great style that borrows a bit from Brazilian music, French pop, and ... read more CD

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Flora PurimButterfly Dreams (Keepnews collection) ... CD
Milestone, 1973. New Copy .... $5.99 11.98
Pure vocal magic – featuring the lovely Flora Purim at the height of her California powers – working in a sublime mix of jazz, fusion, and Brazilian rhythms – a sound that she virtually invented! The group on the set is one of her greatest of the time – with players that ... read more CD
(CD case has a small cutout hole.)

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Quarteto Em CyAleluia 1964 to 1966 (Som Definitivo plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Elenco/El (UK), 1964/1966. New Copy .... $13.99
One of the greatest collections of work we've ever seen from Quarteto Em Cy – a CD that features their entire Som Definitivo album from 1964, plus 18 more bonus tracks pulled from two other albums! Som Definitivo is an incredible album – one in which the Brazilian female harmony ... read more CD

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Quinteto ViolandoQuinteto Violando In Europe ... LP
Philips (Brazil), 1979. Near Mint- .... $9.99
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Ze RamalhoZe Ramalho Canta Beatles ... CD
Discobertas (Brazil), 2011. New Copy .... $15.99
A beautiful take on the music of The Beatles – done in a completely different style than the originals! The tunes here are all famous numbers from the glory days of the fab four, plus a few later solo songs too – but Ze Ramalho performs them all in a mellow, stripped-down setting that ... read more CD

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Elis Regina13th Montreux Jazz Festival (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Elektra/Bomba (Japan), 1979. New Copy .... $18.99
A stunning live recording from Elis Regina – one of the last few records she cut during her short time on this planet – and one of the best as well! The album's got a jazzy fire that's missing from some of Regina's other material of the time – and Elis sings with a group that ... read more CD

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Elis ReginaElis Regina In London (limited hardbox version) ... CD
Philips/Universal Sound (UK), 1969. New Copy .... $19.99
Elis Regina hits the London scene of the late 60s – with amazing results that make the album one of her best from the early years! The style here is still quite bossa-oriented, but backings are done by Peter Knight – who'd worked with Scott Walker and some of the other hip British ... read more CD
(Nice package too!)

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Elis ReginaParticipacao Especial ... CD
Universal (Brazil), Late 60s/1970s. New Copy .... $15.99
A host of great collaborations from the classic run of Elis Regina – work that features the sublime singer coming into contact with some of the best talents in Brazilian music during her generation – all in these really special musical moments that are captured here wonderfully! Elis ... read more CD

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New Elis ReginaSamba Eu Canto Assim ... LP
Philips/Soul Jazz (UK), 1965. New Copy (reissue).... $26.99
One of the first albums ever by this legendary bossa singer! Even at this young age, Elis Regina diplays a talent for interpretation and an emotional power that few other Brazilian vocalists could match – a way of putting over a tune that brought a whole new level of sophistication to ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Very heavy vinyl and cover – the nicest reissue ever!)

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Marku Ribas (Marku)Zamba Ben – Compiled By Ed Motta ... CD
Dubas (Brazil), 1970s. Used .... Just Sold Out!
A long-overdue look at one of the hippest stars of the 70s Brazilian scene – the under-recognized Marku Ribas, a man who made some mighty soulful records back in the day! Marku's style is different than some of his contemporaries of the samba soul scene – in that he also brings in a ... read more CD

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Sergio RicardoBossa Romantica & Trilhas – Sergio Ricardo 1959 to 1964 (5CD set) ... CD
Odeon/Discobertas (Brazil), Early 60s. New Copy 5 CDs .... $74.99
A quintet of rare bossa albums from Sergio Ricardo – a key singer in helping bridge the gap between two generations of Brazilian music at the start of the 60s! At one level, Ricardo's a singer with the deeper, more lush styles of the previous generation – but on these records, he's ... read more CD

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Maria RitaElo ... LP
Warner/Polysom (Brazil), 2011. New Copy .... $29.99
Easily the best record so far from Maria Rita – a set that really pushes her talents a lot, and reaches for a wider range of expression! The vocals are still very much at the forefront – that great legacy from mother Elis Regina, with a similar heavenly approach that works with just ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Super heavy pressing – and first time on vinyl!)

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Jair RodriguesA Popularidade De Jair Rodrigues ... LP
Fontana (Brazil), 1960s/1970s. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold .... $14.99
2LPs worth of material by Jair Rodrigues – one of Brazil's most soulful samba singers, and a talent who remained huge over many years! The package features 24 tracks pulled from Jair recordings for the Philips label – dating back to the 60s, and running up into the mid 70s – and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Sonia RosaBossa Rosa De Sonia ... CD
Continental/Warner (Brazil), 1967. New Copy .... $3.99
A rare 60s album by the lovely Sonia Rosa – lots of sweet bossa tunes, handled with a very light touch! The set's got Rosa singing and playing acoustic guitar in front of larger backings by Chiquinho Moraes – nice and jazzy on most of the tracks, with a sound that pushes Rosa past the ... read more CD

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Wanda de SahSoftly ... LP
Capitol, 1965. New Copy (reissue).... $9.99
A lost bossa classic from Wanda De Sah – aka Wanda Sa, the wife of Edu Lobo, and a singer who worked with Sergio Mendes in his pre-Brasil 66 days! The album's got a wonderfully laidback feel – languid, yet jazzy, with the feel of some of Astrud Gilberto's best work on Verve, yet with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Monica SalmasoAlma Lirica Brasileira – Ao Vivo ... CD
Biscoito Fino (Brazil), 2012. Used .... $13.99
A beautifully mature recording from Monica Salmaso – a live performance, done in that same blend of sophistication and moody darkness that you might find in some of the best concert albums from Maria Bethania! There's a similar sort of complexity here – in both the emotions of the ... read more CD

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New Moacir SantosMaestro ... CD
Blue Note (Japan), 1973. New Copy .... $13.99
Amazing 70s work from Moacir Santos – the first album the Brazilian arranger recorded for Blue Note, and a set that sparkles with warmth and soul from the very first note! The approach is a brilliant updating of the famous sound that Santos crafted in Brazil the decade before – recast ... read more CD

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Moacir SantosOuro Negro ... CD
Adventure Music, 1960s/1970s/1990s. New Copy 2CD .... $22.99 26.98
A fantastic collection of work by one of Brazil's greatest arrangers ever! Moacir Santos had an approach that was unlike anyone else – more complicated than Jobim, but with a gentle honesty that made any style sound spontaneous in his hands. The 2CD package features new versions of work ... read more CD

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Lucas SanttanaSem Nostalgia ... CD
Mais Um Discos (UK), 2009. New Copy Gatefold .... $15.99
Another bold leap forward for Lucas Santtana – a Brazilian artist who really blows our mind with each new release! It's been a few years since we last heard from Lucas, but it's clear he's been doing plenty during the time – coming up with fresh new ideas, working on some English-based ... read more CD

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Lalo SchifrinBossa Nova Groove ... CD
Ubatuqui (Spain), 1962. New Copy .... $18.99
Great CD that brings together 2 rare bossa sessions by the great Lalo Schifrin! One of these was originally issued under Schifrin's name on the Audio Fidelity label, the other was issued under Eddie Harris' name on Vee Jay – and they're both great bossa jazz instrumental sessions! At the ... read more CD

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Chico Science & Nacao ZumbiAfrociberdelia (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Chaos/Polysom (Brazil), 1996. New Copy .... $38.99
Believe it or not, the title's a pretty good way to describe this modern Brazilian rock release – as the music's a mish mash of newer beats and grooves, grounded in a hip hop/dance tradition, mixed with samples of older Brazilian rock influences – including stuff by Os Mutantes, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Raul SeixasUah Bap Lu Bap Lah Bein Bum/A Pedra Do Genesis ... CD
EMI (Brazil), 1970s. Used .... $2.99
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SibaAvante ... CD
Mais Um Discos (UK), 2013. New Copy Gatefold .... $15.99
Sublime sounds from Siba – a contemporary Brazilian artist, but one who comes across with all the charm of the 70s MPB generation! Instrumentation on the set is relatively spare, but very inventive – guitar lines and viola from Siba – mixed with quartet instrumentation that ... read more CD

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Ricardo SilveiraStoryteller ... CD
Adventure Music, 2012. New Copy .... $12.99 15.99
Sweet guitar and smooth grooves – a remastered version of this mellow jam from Ricardo Silveira from the mid 90s – brought out with rich new fidelity here in an Adventure Music pressing! There seems to be less of the slickness of the previous issue, and a lot more warmth – that ... read more CD

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Ricardo Silveira & Roberto TauficAtlanticos ... CD
Adventure Music, 2013. New Copy .... $12.99 15.99
Beautiful interplay between the guitars of Ricardo Silveira and Roberto Taufic – a set that draws on countless strands of acoustic instrumentation from decades past, yet finds a way to wrap the whole thing together with a freshness that comes through right from the very first note! Both ... read more CD

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New Claudette SoaresClaudette (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Philips/Think (Japan), 1969. New Copy .... $32.99
Very groovy work from the lovely Claudette Soares! Claudette was one of Brazil's best pop singers of the late 60s – and although she could be said to work in the bossa/samba mode, her records also have a lot of touches from other global pop influences, especially the Brit Easy and French pop ... read more CD

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Claudette SoaresClaudette Soares (1967) (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Philips/Think (Japan), 1967. New Copy .... $32.99
Beautiful early work from Claudette Soares – a really lovely album of bossa-styled material, but sung with a slightly deeper edge too! The arrangements are wonderful – uncredited on the cover, but really a masterpiece in understatement – that carefully balanced mix of emotion and ... read more CD

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New Claudette SoaresClaudette Soares No. 3 (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Philips/Think (Japan), 1970. New Copy .... $32.99
Tremendously beautiful work from Claudette Soares – and just the kind of record to show why she was different than some of her contemporaries in Brazil! The album's got a nice little groove on most numbers – even the mellower ones – a style that's a bit like the best Blue Brazil ... read more CD

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New Claudette SoaresGil Chico Veloso Por Claudette (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Philips/Think (Japan), 1968. New Copy .... $32.99
A legendary moment in the history of MPB – as older Brazilian singer Claudette Soares turns towards the work of groundbreaking singer/songwriters Gilberto Gil, Caetano Veloso, and Chico Buarque! The set was recorded in the heart of the Tropicalia years – and although the record isn't ... read more CD

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New Claudette Soares & TaiguaraPrimeiro Tempo (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Philips/Think (Japan), 1966. New Copy .... $32.99
A really beautiful early album from Claudette Soares – one that's maybe a bit more collaborative and experimental than most of her other work! The set features Soares singing alongside a young Taiguara – an artist you might know best for his later, more experimental work – but ... read more CD

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Elza SoaresElza Soares (1974) (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Tapecar/Discobertas (Brazil), 1974. New Copy .... $15.99
Standout samba from Elza Soares – a cracker of an album from the mid 70s, and exactly the best sort of record to get you started appreciating her talents! Elza's got a great blend here – some of the soulful elements of her samba contemporaries, mixed with a bit of the fullness of ... read more CD

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Elza SoaresNegra Elza Soares (12 CD set) ... CD
Odeon/EMI (Brazil), 1960s/Early 70s. New Copy 12 CDs .... $154.99
A fantastic collection of work from Elza Soares – one of Brazil's grooviest singers in the 60s, and an artist who sounded even better in the 70s! The set brings together 22 of Elza's classic albums for EMI/Odeon – 21of them recorded between the years 1960 and 1977, plus one more from ... read more CD

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Elza SoaresPilao + Raca = Elza (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Tapecar/Discobertas (Brazil), 1977. New Copy .... $15.99
One of the best albums we've ever heard from Brazilian singer Elza Soares – a great blend of rootsy samba and jazzy 70s electric arrangements, handled in a style that's warm and bubbling, and which really brings a different sound to Elza! Keyboards and arrangements are handled by Gilson ... read more CD

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Tamba TrioMiraculous Tamba Trio (Tempo/Tamba Trio/Avanco) ... CD
Philips/El (Brazil), 1962/1963/1964/1966. New Copy .... $13.99
Nearly 3 albums' worth of music from the legendary Tamba Trio – one of the grooviest groups in the 60s bossa years in Brazil! The trio are quite unique – in that they not only play upbeat bossa rhythms, but also harmonize along with their grooves – in a soaringly sublime quality ... read more CD

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Tamba TrioTempo (limited hardbox version) ... CD
Philips/Universal Sound (UK), 1964. New Copy .... $19.99
The stuff of legend – and one of the greatest albums ever from Brazil's Tamba Trio! The group have a sound here that goes way beyond standard bossa jazz – in that amidst the piano, bass, and drums, the trio also harmonize vocally too – swirling together the lyrics, which are ... read more CD

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Benjamim Taubkin & Adriano AdewaleVortex Sessions ... CD
Adventure Music, 2013. New Copy .... $8.99 15.99
A set that's maybe a bit more subtle than you'd expect from the "vortex" in the title – but one that definitely has a compelling quality that really draws us in! The set features piano from Benjamin Taubkin and gentle percussion from Adriano Adewale – spun out over these long ... read more CD

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Teca & RicardoCade O Povo ... CD
Pulp Flavor/Dare Dare (France), 1976. Used .... $12.99
Sweetly jazzy Brazilian grooves from the team of Teca & Ricardo – a lovely album recorded in France in the mid 70s, and unheard for years! The feel here is not that dissimilar from some of the recent work by Tom & Joyce, or classic work by the team of Jaime & Nair – Teca's ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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New Mario TellesMario Telles ... CD
CBS/Rev-Ola (UK), 1964. Used .... Just Sold Out!
The one and only solo album by Mario Telles – brother of the better-known Sylvia Telles, but an equally great bossa singer on his own! This rare date from the 60s features some wonderful arrangements by Baden Powell, Moacir Santos, and Astor Silva – all of whom bring Mario into some ... read more CD

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New Terra TrioTerra A Vista (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Elenco/Think (Brazil), 1969. New Copy .... $32.99
Late harmony vocals from the 60s bossa scene in Brazil – the only album we've ever seen by this obscure trio, but a set we'd put right up there next to the best work by Tamba Trio or MBP4! Like both of those groups, these guys have a style that's rooted in jazz harmony modes from the ... read more CD

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New Cidinho Texeira E O Som TropicalMuito Suingue (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Polygram/Think (Japan), 1980. New Copy .... $32.99
The only album we've ever seen from Cidinho and his tropical group – but a great little set that bounces along like a funkier, more soulful version of Sergio Mendes and Brasil 77! Female vocals back of Cidinho's lead – and sometimes take the lead themselves – and the ... read more CD

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TitaTita (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Polydor/Think (Japan), 1965. New Copy .... $29.99
Bossa vocals from the lovely Tita – a lesser-known singer of the Brazilian scene of the 60s, but a great one too – with a voice that's as heavenly as any of her better-known contemporaries! The backings on the set are every bit as great as the vocals – penned by Eumir Deodato, ... read more CD

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ToquinhoCoisas Do Coracao ... LP
Barclay (Brazil), 1986. Very Good+ .... $7.99
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New Trio EsperancaDe Bach A Jobim ... CD
Dreyfus (France), 2010. Used .... $8.99
Trio Esperanca sound lovelier than ever – in a unique vocal set that mixes their Brazilian roots with the transformations they've taken on the Parisian scene! The harmonies are sublime, and the album features only a bit of guitar, accordion, and percussion next to their voices – but ... read more CD
(Small cutout notch through spine.)

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Marcos ValleEssential Marcos Valle Vol 1 ... CD
Mr Bongo (UK), 1970s. Used .... $9.99
An amazing compilation of the genius work of Brazilian composer/arranger/singer Marcos Valle! Valle originally started out by writing some of the biggest hits of the bossa era, but as time and the sixties wore on, he got waaaaay out in his approach to the music, and really began experimenting with ... read more CD

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Marcos ValleMarcos Valle (1970) (with bonus track) ... CD
Odeon/Light In The Attic, 1970. New Copy .... $13.99
Some of the most brilliantly baroque work ever recorded by Marcos Valle – an obscure 1970 album that collects together tunes from a few of his odd soundtrack experiments of the late 60s, plus a few others that are in a very similar vein! Marcos is really going over the top here – ... read more CD

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Marcos VallePortfolio – (Mustang Cor De Sangue/Garra/Previsao Do Tempo) ... CD
EMI (Brazil), 1969/1971/1973. Used 3CD .... $43.99
Another fantastic entry in the great Portfolio series from EMI – and this one is one of our favorites! It compiles 3 of the great late 60's/early 70's albums by Marcos Valle – all 3 of which were produced right at the time when he was hitting some of his craziest ideas, and trying out ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Marcos VallePrevisao Do Tempo (Japanese version) ... CD
EMI (Japan), 1973. Used .... $26.99
An insanely wonderful album that will always remain one of the all-time favorites of the Dusty Groove staff! This beautiful batch of tracks by Brazilian singer/songwriter Marcos Valle has him pushing waaaay past his bossa work of the 60s – into a cool 70s mix of electronics and sexy scoring, ... read more CD
(Out of print, includes obi.)

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Marcos ValleVento Sul (with bonus track) ... CD
Odeon/Light In The Attic, 1972. New Copy .... $13.99 15.98
A holy grail! This is one of Marcos Valle's best-ever albums – and it's certainly the one to best realize the larger scope he was heading for in the years after the bossa – that sublime mix of jazz and more expansive arrangements – a perfect fit for the growing sophistication of ... read more CD

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Marcos ValleVontade De Rever Voce ... CD
Som Livre (Brazil), 1980. New Copy .... $18.99
Funky soul from the great Marcos Valle – a great blend of mellow grooves and upbeat tunes recorded at the same time Valle was working in the US with Leon Ware! The style here is very similar to Ware's 2 albums for Elektra – both of which feature work from Valle, and include tunes that ... read more CD

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Nana VasconcelosFour Elementos ... CD
Far Out (UK), 2013. New Copy .... $14.99
One of the best albums we've heard from percussionist Nana Vasconcelos in years – and a set that really gets back to the organic complexity of his best music of the 70s! The sound here is rooted in Nana's percussion, but often flowers open with added elements on cello, violin, cavaquinho, ... read more CD

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New Vi Velasco with Zoot SimsCantanto Bossa Nova ... CD
Colpix (Japan), 1962. New Copy .... $13.99
One of the few albums ever cut by singer Vi Velasco – and a great vocal follow-up to the Zoot Sims bossa albums on Colpix! Zoot plays tenor on this record too – mixing his solos with Vi's vocals in a style that's like the interplay between Stan Getz and Astrud Gilberto – with a ... read more CD

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New Caetano VelosoMillennium ... CD
Mercury (Brazil), 1970s/1980s/1990s. Used .... Just Sold Out!
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(Out of print.)

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Caetano VelosoMuitos Carnavais ... CD
Philips/Polygram (Brazil), 1977. New Copy .... $15.99
Lively album that mixes Caetano's rich songwriting style with a hard percussive base, which gives the tracks a fast jumpy feel, and gives even more power to Caetano's strong voice. There's little psychedelic bits, with good guitars that get noisy in parts, but there's also a warm MPB feel to the ... read more CD
Also available Muitos Carnavais (Japanese paper sleeve edition – with bonus tracks) ... CD 24.99

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Caetano VelosoMuitos Carnavais (Japanese paper sleeve edition – with bonus tracks) ... CD
Philips (Japan), 1977. Used .... $24.99
A lively album that mixes Caetano's rich songwriting style with a hard percussive base, which gives the tracks a fast jumpy feel, and gives even more power to Caetano's strong voice. There's little psychedelic bits, with good guitars that get noisy in parts, but there's also a warm MPB feel to the ... read more CD
(Includes obi.)
Also available Muitos Carnavais ... CD 15.99

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Caetano VelosoMultishow Ao Vivo – Abracaco ... CD
Universal (Brazil), 2013. New Copy .... $24.99
Caetano Veloso looks like a bit of an old geezer on the back cover of this live set – but damn if he isn't still one of the most exciting talents in the world, even alongside most of the contemporary generation too! The performance is a concert that's very much in the spirit of the studio ... read more CD
Also available Multishow Ao Vivo – Abracaco (DVD) ... DVD 32.99

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Ronnie VonA Maquina Voadora (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Polydor/Polysom (Brazil), 1970. New Copy (reissue).... $24.99
A really standout set from Brazilian rocker Ronnie Von – easily one of his greatest records ever, and a set that shows some wonderful steps forward in production and arrangements! Ronnie's still got a rock approach at his core, but he's often working here with fuller backings that include ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Ronnie VonA Misteriosa Luta Do Reino De Parassempre Contra O Imperio De Nuncamais (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Polydor/Polysom (Brazil), 1969. New Copy (reissue).... $24.99
Great late 60s work from Ronnie Von – an under-appreciated Brazilian rocker, and one with a sound that sits nicely between the Jovem Guarda generation and some of the headier groups to come in the 70s! There's a nice array of psychedelic influences at play here – strong echoes of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Tom ZeEstundando O Samba/Se O Caso E Chorar ... CD
Warner (Brazil), 1972/1976. New Copy 2CD .... $19.99
A collection of two wonderful early 70s albums from Tom Ze, recorded just after the Tropicalia years! Estundando O Samba is one of Tom Ze's best albums ever – a fantastic blend of post-Tropicalia styles – and it features some strange arrangements that perfectly illustrated Ze's insane ... read more CD

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Various100 Anos De Musica Popular Brasileira (8CD set) ... CD
Discobertas (Brazil), 1974/1975. New Copy 8CD .... $54.99
A pretty amazing little package – one that traces the evolution of 100 years of Brazilian music – with an especially strong focus on the best styles of the 20th Century! The performance is a live one – and features a host of talents, both famous and lesser-known – all very ... read more CD

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VariousBeatles 69 Vol 3 – Abbey Road Revisited ... CD
Discobertas (Brazil), 2012. New Copy .... $15.99
The sound of The Beatles, completely re-imagined by a host of hip acts from Brazil – a stunning lineup that includes some under-discovered talents from the younger generation, plus a few key artists from earlier years as well! As you'd guess from the "69" in the title, most of the ... read more CD

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VariousBeleza Tropical – Brazil Classics Vol 1 (with download) ... LP
Luaka Bop, 1989. New Copy Gatefold (reissue).... $18.99 19.98
The first-ever record in the Luaka Bop legacy – a massive collection of Brazilian grooves that still serves as one of the best introductions to the music we can think of! Most of the artists here are the bigger names of the MPB generation of the 70s – but many are still very under-repre ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download card.)
 
 



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