Bossa nova was invented and popularized in the 1950s and 1960s. It is a fusion of the samba and jazz. Composers such as Antonio Carlos Jobim and Luis Bonfa invented the form and helped to popularize it. 241 palabras más
By who else? – The multi-instrumental recording vangaurd, Mr. Tommy Garrett. Seen here during a white hot session with THE MONKEES.
Regarding all “Fifty (whatevers)” records: if you find yourself wanting to further explore this unique, sometimes genius, sometimes queasy making lost sub-genre of instrumental lounge… 104 palabras más
Yep, this is that record, the one that opens with “The Girl From Impanema” on side one. A terrific LP that in 1964 brought together Stan Getz and Joao Gilberto and perfectly fused bossa nova and jazz, forever setting a standard for that genre. 337 palabras más