Caetano Veloso
Columns // 2 Articles
Reviews // 1 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
News // 1 Articles

Playing from the Hip
26 Aug 2007 // 6:00 PM

Jorge Ben always sounds like he's playing from the hip, not from the head, not really from the heart either.

Tropicália: Brazil's Musical Revolution Turns 40
1 Feb 2007 // 3:00 PM

Tropicália would combine the cosmopolitan sensibilities and lyrical precision of rock with the entire geological depth of Brazil's considerable musical tradition.


Caetano Veloso: Abraçaço
9 Apr 2014 // 9:06 PM

The final recording of a collaborative trilogy, Abraçaço sees the seemingly ageless septuagenarian inventively fusing the Tropicália style with an indie pop sensibility.


Caetano Veloso: 8.April.2010 - New York
9 Apr 2010 // 2:48 AM

Of all the influential musicians and songwriters to contribute to and emerge from Brazil’s Tropicalismo movement, none has had the continuing impact, or left an oeuvre as staggering, as Caetano Veloso. He played New York City’s Terminal 5 last night as part of a brief U.S. tour.


Caetano Veloso and the Poetry of Protest
19 Oct 2016 // 8:00 AM

Veloso's revolution has always been one of color and light, pop and poetry, psychedelic experimentation and indigenous tradition.

//Mixed media


"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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