I had an off-the-wall idea to start a series on the art that’s made me who I am. Anyone who knows me, or any reader of this blog, probably surmised that art isn’t just what I do but it’s who I am. As cheesy as that sounds, I would go as far to say that […]
I usually don’t post about myself, but it’s Black Friday and it’s cold. We could all use a little Djavan in our lives.
Maria Bethania, João Gilberto, Caetano Veloso, and Gilberto Gil I’m currently on a Brazilian music kick; specifically the bossa and MPB of giants like Caetano, Jobim and both Gilbertos. While devouring every syncopated beat within earshot, I realized Brazil has produced hella good guitarists. In the spirit of my recent list of cellists, I thought, why […]