"You know, I couldn't even manage a goddamned sunset without a little competition from the Firebird Motel sign. Which, relatively speaking, was bigger to begin with and stayed lit one hell of a lot longer."
  • Very much looking forward to seeing this.
    "Uma Noite em 67"

    October 3 – 2 Notes
    #brazilian music
    #brazil
    #tropicalia
    #uma noite em 67
    #chico buarque
    #caetano veloso
    #gilberto gil
    #edu lobo
  • Wonderful photo of Caetano Veloso.

    Cribbed from last.fm

    June 22 – 3 Notes
    #caetano veloso
    #brazil
    #brazilian music
  • One of the best LP covers ever. Gilberto Gil’s eponymous second album, 1968.

    image and info here

    May 4 – 4 Notes
    #gilberto gil
    #1968
    #record album
    #cover art
    #rogerio duprat
    #os mutantes
    #brazil
  • Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil in exile in London; inspirations and heroes.

    image c/o the blog whose name is quite long

    May 4 – 47 Notes
    #caetano veloso
    #gilberto gil
    #brazil
    #musician
    #big ben
    #london