Charlie Byrd

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2009

    Sonidos y Mas: Getz/Gilberto Turns 45

    2009 marks the 45th anniversary of Getz/Gilberto, the album that established bossa nova in the international market - something that came at the right time, as the popularity of the unapologetically apolitical genre had begun to wean in its native Brazil. But it was not like Verve Records was exci ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2009

    Sonidos y Mas: Hendrik Meurkens' Samba To Go!

    Hendrik Meurkens Samba To Go! (Zoho) The music of Brazil has captivated a great number of fans and musicians around the world, and many of the latter have tried to emulate the country's sounds and make them their own, for better or worse. Among those who have been successful ... More >>

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