whatmusic.com presents 'Ed Lincoln' one of his rarest LPs originally released on his own label. Groovy breaks, psychedelic scat vox and bossa Hammond from the godfather of Samba Soul!
Teddy Rok Seven
whatmusic.com presents ‘Universal Four’ from the truly magnificent Teddy Rok Seven, a blend of organic deep groove funk and the highest quality new soul revival, complemented generously with fine jazz horns and smart hip-hop experimentation!
A Blue donato
whatmusic.com presents 'A Blue Donato' from João Donato, the never-before-released masterpiece from 1973, featuring Edison Machado and Edson Maciel! With scat vocals from Donato and Tita Lobo!
Jazz Band de Free
whatmusic.com presents ‘Ego’ by Jazz Band de Free, featuring the music and drumming of Carlos ‘Pocho’ Lapouble. A 1972 collaboration of top Argentinean & Uruguayan musicians, ‘Ego’ blends electric, free and latin jazz into a powerful progressive statement of intent – and action!
Ronnie Biggs' Story
whatmusic.com presents 'Mailbag Blues', the 1974 original soundtrack to the life of Ronnie Biggs. This is Ronnie's story expressed by some of the great musicians of the day in Brazil, led by his friend and fellow music lover, the American Bass player Bruce Henry. Recorded in Rio de Janeiro 30 years ago, this is the first time this album has ever been released!
whatmusic.com and Trailer Happiness present 'Velvet Voodoo', a collection of 12 exquisite tracks chosen from the whatmusic.com catalogue!
whatmusic.com presents ‘Bambu’, from brazilian keyboard wizard Marcos Ariel. ‘Bambu’ is a classic samba-fusion date showcasing Ariel on Fender Rhodes and acoustic piano, supported by world-class players!
Quarteto Edison Machado
whatmusic.com presents 'Obras'. This truly great work on a Brasilian indie label by peerless baterista Edison Machado has been unknown outside of a few lucky collectors. Think post-Coltrane Samba Jazz!
Meireles E Os Copa 7
whatmusic.com presents 'Tropical'. One of the rarest Brazilian LPs of all time. For this LP Meirelles expanded his Copa 5 group for tunes by Donald Byrd, Horace Silver & Julian Adderley - a tough take on American Jazz with a Brazilian twist!
Mancini Tambem é Samba
whatmusic.com presents 'Mancini Tambem é Samba'. All-star jazz line up led by Waltel Branco puts Mancini through the bossa mill on this uptempo rarity from 1966. A very jazzy LP!
whatmusic.com presents 'Vox Populi'. Led by Guto Graça Mello & Amaury Tristão, 'Vox Populi' mixes MPB/psych/bossa with the Sergio Mendes' Bossa Rio sound plus 60s West Coast influences to forge a new Brasilian groove.
whatmusic.com presents 'O Trio' from Projeto III, the essential companion to that cocktail party made in heaven, the bass and rhythm sections croon as they are softly but consummately enamoured by the most elegant of pianos, while the organ delicately sweeps you far, far away.