A selection of samba tunes composed across a 20 year span – from older 50s numbers to 60s classics and a few more recent tunes – all done by Da Vila in his wonderfully soulful style. Titles include "Sublime Pergaminho", "As Tres Capitais", "Ao Povo Em Forma De ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
One of Astrud Gilberto's greatest albums – and quite possibly our personal favorite! The record features beautifully understated arrangements by Joao Donato, Don Sebesky, and Claus Ogerman – and the instrumentation is a haunting mix of bossa rhythms with darker orchestrations that ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A landmark LP! This is the first – and the wildest – album by this legendary group that was one of the founding forces of the Tropicalia movement. The music is a wonderful blend of 60s rock and early MPB stuff, with crazy production and a great sense of humor that still keeps the ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Armando Pittigliani/Orlando Silveira —
Big Banda 78 ... LP Polyfar (Brazil), 1978. Near Mint- ...
Nice spare bossa organ groovers, recorded by Walter in Brazil, but released here by Tower on the heels of his bit hit albums on Verve! The tracks have a groovy sound to them, with some nice guitar and sax interplay over the organ. Titles include "Murmurio", "Girl From Ipanema" ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing. Cover has light wear, and some minor splitting.)