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Gilberto Gil

- BR BR Reggae

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Label: Geléia Geral

Bio: Gilberto Gil tem um papel fundamental no processo constante de modernização da Musica Popular Brasileira. Na cena há 46 anos, ele tem desenvolvido uma das mais relevantes e reconhecidas carreiras como cantor, compositor e guitarrista.
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  • Sat

    Apr 4


    Ann Arbor, MI, US | 8:00pm

    Ann Arbor, MI, US
    Sat Apr 04, 2015 8:00pm
  • Sun

    Apr 12


    Vancouver, CA | 7:00pm
    Sun Apr 12, 2015 7:00pm
  • Thu

    Apr 16


    San Francisco, CA, US | 4:00pm
    SFJAZZ
    San Francisco, CA, US
    Thu Apr 16, 2015 4:00pm

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    Gilberto Gil at Davies Symphony Hall From musical revolutionary to international pop star to beloved statesman, Gilberto Gil has lived a life worthy of a Hollywood thriller. As a founding member of Brazils Tropiclia movement, Gil and fellow Bahians Caetano Veloso and Gal Costa radically reinvented Brazilian popular music in the mid-60s by combining Beatlesque psychedelia, art rock and Brazils northeastern roots rhythms. Since returning to Brazil from his London exile in the early 1970s, Gil has held center stage as a charismatic performer, songwriter and interpreter of the music of Bob Marley. With several dozen standards to his credit, he has been interpreted by just about every major Brazilian artist of the past four decades. In recent years Gil found inspiration in the joyful, upbeat accordion-driven forr style of music and dance, starting with his soundtrack to the award-winning 2000 film Me You Them. After serving as Brazils Minister of Culture from 2003-2008, he went on to explore classics by forr heroes Luiz Gonzaga and Jackson do Pandeiro, and his new album, Gilbertos Samba, is a loving salute to classic samba compositions of Jobim, Joo Gilberto and others. Expect a party and expect to dig deeply into Brazils musical heritage with one of the countrys major cultural icons.Artist Websitegilbertogil.com.br"Mr. Gils music dances in the space between local and international, between home-grown tradition and global information. " The New York Times"Since he was mixing global ingredients as part of the Tropicalismo movement in the 60s, Gil has surfed the world while digging deep into Brazilian roots. " JazzTimesSponsored By Shows You Might Also Enjoy... Mar 28: Egberto Gismonti > Buy Tickets

  • Sat

    Apr 18


    Los Angeles, CA, US | 8:00pm

    Los Angeles, CA, US
    Sat Apr 18, 2015 8:00pm
  • Thu

    Apr 23


    New York, NY, US | 8:00pm

    New York, NY, US
    Thu Apr 23, 2015 8:00pm
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