Category Archives: MPB

The Alchemist’s Music: Paulo Coelho’s spiritual musical messages

Have you read The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho? You may have, or possibly you have read quotes from it. Now, have you listened to the author’s music? Not yet? In this Sounds Brazilian blog post you will have the chance to not only know about his spiritual rock songs but also to listen to one accompanied by translated lyrics that will help you to reflect on less painful ways to deal with loss. Continue reading

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O vazio, o cheio, e o meio – reflexões sobre o Ser

Poema do cantor/compositor, PhD em Psicologia Joseh Garcia, inspirado na canção Copo Vazio (Gilberto Gil). Neste post voce poderá ler o poema, e ouvir a musica na voz de Gilberto Gil. Continue reading

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Eterno Aprendiz em Busca de Só Ser

Uma música me leva ao passado trazendo sentimentos desconfortáveis que encontram resolução ao ouvir a canção “Preciso Aprender a Só Ser” de Gilberto Gil na voz de Zizi Possi. Continue reading

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A pop song that became part of a ceremonial ritual in the Amazon and an anthem to the LGBT community

In the celebration of the Second anniversary of the Sounds Brazilian Blog we present the powerful and mysterious song “Pavão Mysteriozo” by Ednardo. In this blog, you will listen and discover more about this song which became part of ceremonial rituals in an Amazonian native tribe and an anthem for one of the biggest gay prides in the world (São Paulo, Brazil 2012). Continue reading

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Mãe e música: Tati Salvator, Silvia Nakkach, Dinize Wales e Joseh Garcia

Neste post os artistas Tati Salvator, Silvia Nakkach e Joseh Garcia, e a produtora Dinize Wales contam estórias sobre as músicas favoritas de suas mães. Por favor leia abaixo estas estórias, veja fotos de suas mães e assista videos das canções mencionadas. Continue reading

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