Bossa Jazz

I’m a big fan of Soul Jazz records and in particular of their new Brazilian compilation Bossa Jazz. It focuses on the period of Brazilian music from 1962-1973 I like Tropicalia the Brazilian movement that was more psychedelic in feel and featured such artists  like Caetano Veloso, Gal Costa and Milton Nascimento but I prefer …

Tim Maia

What’s great about the modern world is nothing can remain hidden for long. Sooner or later you’ll discover everything. Sometimes that’s a mixed blessing and means enduring an obscure subtitled Iranian film. Other times it means discovering Tim Maia. Who is he? Well according to Wikipedia he’s a Brazilian artist who came to prominence after …