CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
View larger image       Image note

Softly

LP (Item 69749) Capitol, 1965 — Condition: New Copy
(reissue)
$9.99 ...

LP, Vinyl record album

(€0.00 || £0.00 || ¥0) (approx.)
5.00 2
Also available
Wanda de Sah — Softly ... CD 13.99

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 vocals that are possibly better – thanks to Wanda's pedigree in Brazilian pop. Recordings were done in California, not Rio – and arrangements are handled by the great Jack Marshall – who's got a strong ear for keeping things interesting with a mix of strings, Latin rhythms, and Capitol pop shadings. Titles include "Aqua De Beber", "Ho Ba La La", "Sweet Happy Life", "The Dreamer", and a great version of "Aruanda".  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


You might be interested in


CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Mutantes Ao Vivo
Som Livre (Brazil), 1976. New Copy (reissue)
A rare live album recorded by the Mutantes during the years after Rita Lee and Arnaldo Baptista left the group, and when the only surviving original member Sergio Dias turned the group into a very competent progressive rock outfit. The sound is very different than their early albums, but it's ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Odeon/Light In The Attic, 1973. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)
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, ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Odeon/Light In The Attic, 1971. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)
One of Marcos Valle's most strangely beautiful albums – a set that really his him stepping off strongly from his bossa nova years – really moving into mindblowing music with a range of styles that's simply incredible! There's definitely a bit of bossa at the core, but the larger ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Luaka Bop, 1970s. New Copy 2LP
Insanely great sounds from the legendary Tim Maia – easily the most soulful singer in 70s Brazil, and an artist with a heck of a strong ear for funk, too! The music here is an incredible hybrid of American soul and Brazilian elements – especially since some lyrics are in English – ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Rozenblit/Mr Bongo (UK), 1974. New Copy (reissue)
A gem of a record from the same Pernambuco early 70s scene that gave us Lula Cortes, Ze Ramalho, Geraldo Azevedo, and Alceu Valenca! This obscure little set has lots of the earthier tones that showed up in work by the above artists – a style that mixes folksy touches with bits of psychedelia ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Sound Soul & Spirit (UK), 2014. New Copy 2LP Gatefold
Sublime live sounds from the great Nat Birchall – one of the most spiritual jazzmen currently working today! The set has Nat and his quintet really stretching out – playing his own great compositions, plus some Impulse and Strata East classics too – all at an open, searching, ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Chasing Rainbows
Big Beat (UK), 1968. New Copy
Weird and wild sounds from the Detroit scene of the late 60s – served up by a group who were scenemates of The Stooges and MC5, but never got the fame they deserved! These guys mix together equal parts fuzz and garage – at a level that still packs a solid, heavy punch – but which ... LP, Vinyl record album
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Looking For Lazlo
Sudden Hunger (Italy), 2014. New Copy
Rory Moore plays two of our favorite instruments here – vibes and organ – but he's also got help from a great host of guest artists too – a range of singers and musicians who really help make for a rich range of sounds! The style is a very cool amalgam of space age styles, sound ... LP, Vinyl record album
 



Top