NaBloPoMo 2008 is over with


melancolico Buenos Aires, tres minutos con la realidad

o leaonzinho, um canto de afoxé para o bloco do ilê (ilê ayê)

exploe coracao, sonho impossivel

Maria Bethania is one of the grande dames of Brazilian popular music.  she has sang across styles and genres and made them her own.

01-Exploe Coração
Maria Bethânia

this one will be familiar to fans of musical theater

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ando meio desligado, panis et circenses, ave Genghis Khan

Tropicalia, Bat macumba

the fourth week of NaBloPoMo is dedicated to Brazilian music.  as today is cloudy and cold, we'll start with some bouncy tunes from the Tropicalia movement of the late 1960s.

a couple of versions of the traditional "bat macumba"

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