Camarao - Imaginary Sountrack to Brazilian Western Movie

Camarao - Imaginary Sountrack to Brazilian Western Movie

27.00

Artist:

Camarao

Title:

Imaginary Soundtrack To A Brazilian Western Movie

Label:

Analog Africa

Cat.No.

AALP 085

Style:

forro, cumbia

Format:

LP

Condition:

NEW

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During the 1960s and '70s, there were few greater exponents of "Forro" - a North-Eastern Brazilian style with some similarities to traditional styles of Colombian dance music - than Camarao. The talented accordionist, composer and band-leader recorded a string of fine albums between 1964 and '74, and it's tracks from these that make up The Imaginary Soundtrack to a Brazilian Western Movie, Analog Africa's fine retrospective of the Camarao's work. Musically, it's a blast - a real melting pot of jaunty, grab-a-partner styles and sounds, rich in memorable horn lines, dazzling solos and fast-past accordion motifs - while the accompanying 12-page, LP-sized booklet tells the Accordionist's story in impressive detail.