Current musical obsessions of O’My’s cofounder Maceo Haymes, singer-songwriter Kaina, and Reader music critic Leor Galil
The veteran Brazilian works with the current generation of her homeland’s musical vanguard.
She performs Friday at Thalia Hall in support of her new album Tudo.
Current musical obsessions of Lamajamal bassist Joey Spilberg and Bad Mashadi front man Ehsan Ghoreishi
The latest album by the brilliant Brazilian singer finally gets a U.S. release.
A superhooky tune from the new album by Rio de Janeiro mainstays Nina Becker and Marcelo Callado
A new compilation from the folks at Red Hot is a typical mixed bag, with the focus on Brazil’s tropicalia movement, but there’s more than enough to enjoy.
On a new live album, Brazilian great Caetano Veloso revisits some vintage tunes with his scrappy young trio; Soul Jazz Records releases a knockout primer of 60s bossa nova and modern samba.
Brazilian rock band Garotas Suecas, who play Schubas on Tuesday, seem to have inspired all kinds of folks to call their music modern-day tropicalia. Don’t believe them.