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A Bienal Do Samba

LP (Item 29930) Philips (Brazil), 1968 — Condition: Very Good-
Originally: 19.99
A wonderful album of tracks that show how far the samba sound had evolved by the Tropicalia era! The set was put together for a TV show in Sao Paulo – and it features a bunch of great work that you won't find elsewhere! The lovely Marilia Medalha contributes 2 great tracks – "Pressentimento" and "Luandaluar"; Elis Regina sings "Lapinha"; MPB4 perform "Quem Dera"; the soulful Jair Rodrigues sings "Coisas Do Mundo, Minha Nega" and "Canto Chorado"; and Edu Lobo and Marcia duet on "Rainha Porta-Bandeira". Also includes work by Paulo Marquez, Jose Ventura, and Arlete Maria – and comes packaged in a great cover!  © 1996-2022, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Original pressing. Cover is missing the plastic outer wrap. Vinyl has a click on one track.)

Very Good - (minus)

  • Vinyl may be dirty, and can lack a fair amount of luster.
  • Vinyl can have a number of marks, either in clusters or smaller amounts, but deeper.
  • This is the kind of record that you'd buy to play, but not because it looked that great. Still, the flaws should be mostly cosmetic, with nothing too deep that would ruin the overall record.
  • Examples include a record that has been kept for a while in a cover without the paper sleeve, or heavily played by a previous owner and has some marks across the surface. The record should play okay, though probably with surface noise.

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