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.
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!
Enrique Ibarguren Trio
whatmusic.com presents ‘Sometime Ago’, from the aristocratic Enrique Ibarguren Trio. The finest mellow South American jazz produced by Argentinean keyboard maestro Fernando Gelbard!
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!
Vitor Assis Brasil
whatmusic.com presents ‘Trajeto’, the 2nd Album from legendary alto saxophonist Vitor Assis Brasil. Recorded in Rio for Equipe, ‘Trajeto’ features a galaxy of young brasilian jazz stars and exudes the urgency and fire of a killer late 60s modal jazz date!
whatmusic.com presents 'Zumba 5', another rare nugget from the Musidisc vaults! Ultra-modern jazzy vibes covering classics by Mereilles, Milt Jackson & the Beatles. Boss jazz bossa!
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!
Happy Jazz Band
whatmusic.com presents drummer Matti Oiling's special wizardry on 'Happy Jazz Band' from 1970. Backed by an innovative all-finnish combo featuring reeds, guitar and african finger piano, 'HJB' mixes backbeat funk with groovy jazz improvisation - and more!
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!
Talento Brasileira 7
As Musicas De Milton Nascimento
whatmusic.com presents Jaime & Nair’s “As Musicas De Milton Nascimento”, original experimentation from the duo bursting with 60's soul and Brazilian melodies. It features beautiful choral arrangements, floating folk ballads and bossa laments. Welcome then to the music of Milton Nascimento!