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M: Filactera

Read "Filactera" reviewed by Jerry D'Souza

Inspiration can come from strange sources. Some find it in the mundane, others in the unusual. All that matters is that the results are positive. For Mário Delgado, comic books were the source of his muse. Did they work? Judging from this album, where one enjoyable track leads to another, they sure did!

Delgado ...

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Various: Heineken Jazzfest 1992

Read "Heineken Jazzfest 1992" reviewed by Javier AQ Ortiz

Heineken Jazzfest 1992 , is the second recording issued by one of the most comprehensive Latin Jazz musical serial events in the world of jazz; highlighting, as all their yearly compact discs do, some of the performances. Michel Camilo , from the Dominican Republic, was that year’s honoree at the Heineken Jazzfest (HJ) following the festival’s ...

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Lonnie Plaxico: M

Read "M" reviewed by Javier AQ Ortiz

Lonnie Plaxico’s maturity as a musician comes to the fore in his first release under the jazz banner label Blue Note as Mélange finds him putting together almost 30 years of professional musical experience in a recording that works well.

Plaxico wisely allows the supporting cast of this flecked tale to make the most of their ...

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Paulo Brioschi: M

Read "M" reviewed by Alvaro Neder

Paulo Brioschi, known as “Bira", is a young and talented young Brazilian musician who shows in this first solo CD not only a talented bassist, composer and arranger, but also an uncommon despise for the commercialism which has been omnipresent in our times. Very few references to the easy discourse of funk/rock/blues are found in his ...