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Bossa Nova.. breakfast, lunch and dinner

I saw Dizzie Gillespie reignite my love of Bossa Nova tonight. Bossa Nova was the first kind of music I devoted myself completely to. I remember four years ago, stumbling upon Jobim’s… 439 palabras más

Jazz

Miles Davis, Robert Glasper feat. Erykah Badu - Maiysha (So Long) (2016)

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New Year’s Day is part recovery and part celebration in my household. Enter Miles Davis. Last year, jazz pianist Robert Glasper reworked several soundbites of Miles Davis’ studio recordings for a tribute album called… 40 palabras más

Jazz

Francis Alberto Sinatra and Antonio Carlos Jobim - Francis Alberto Sinatra and Antonio Carlos Jobim (1967)

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Frankie! It’s been a few years, but he’s back – and has happily thrown off his swing-band hat, donned some maracas and jumped on the bossa nova bandwagon. 469 palabras más

1960s

The Song Of 12/26/2016: George Michael - Jesus To A Child

The world is more poor now as it’s lost the great singer who could present many hits… But no… We’ll never hear anything new from George Michael. 253 palabras más

Azymuth's "Fênix" Rises

Jazz-funk trio Azymuth rose—already aflame—from the fluorescent ashes of the countercultural, kaleidoscopic world of Tropicalismo (or tropicalia). Since the early ‘70s, the Rio de Janeiro natives have gone on to create their own signature style, “samba doido” (“crazy samba”), an electric mix of spacious jazz with heavy funk and traditional Brazilian folk rhythms. 792 palabras más

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Music Park: Seu Jorge @ Howard Theatre -- 12/13/16


Seu Jorge performs at the Howard Theatre on Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016. (Photo courtesy the Howard Theatre)

In a year with David Bowie, I’ve participated many tributes, wakes, and remembrances of the man. 576 palabras más

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Don't Miss: Seu Jorge @ Howard Theatre, 12/13/16


Seu Jorge performs at the Howard Theatre on Nov. 8, 2016. (Photo by Theresa C. Sanchez)

A lone figure poignantly sat with his guitar in the middle of the stage, wearing a wool cap, dungarees, and a polo shirt. 306 palabras más

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