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O Ultimo Malandro (O Ultimo Malandro/A Volta Do Malandro/Malandro Em Sinuca/Malandro Diferente) (4CD set)

CD (Item 596122) Odeon/Discobertas (Brazil), 1958/1959/1961 — Condition: New Copy
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Wonderful work from the later years of Moreira Da Silva – a quartet of albums recorded for the Odeon label at the end of the 50s, and which really show Da Silva hitting a mature sort of stride! The timing was perfect for these sets – as improved studio techniques in Brazil really brought a lot out of the rootsier samba modes that Da Silva had been working in for years – updating the grooves with some contemporary arrangements that flesh things out nicely, while still leaving a lot of upfront space for Moreira's vocals! There's a depth here that a singer wouldn't have had 20 years before – and the records sparkle with Da Silva's rich presentation of the material. Some of the CDs features bonus tracks, which makes the package even more appealing – and all titles have been remastered, and presented with original artwork.  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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