Lula Cortes, from the cover of his album Rosa De Sangue.
Courtesy of Rozenblit/Time Lag Records
March 28, 2011 In the 1970s in Recife, Brazil, a scene coalesced around a musician named Lula Cortes. An offshoot of the psychedelic rock scene happening around the world at the time, the movement created a handful of labels that recorded, produced and distributed some of the most beautiful music ever, perfect for hot summer nights.
July 7, 2006 Tropicalia from a regrouped OS Mutantes; Sitar meets 12-string guitar in Satwa; New Wave Bossa Nova by Nouvelle Vague; Classic new rock from Heartless Bastards; A soldier's life in song: Blow Up Hollywood; The eve of destruction with PF Sloan; Spooky folk-bluegrass from Crooked Still.
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