Category Archives: Brazil

Caetano at Telluride

I just found out that Caetano Veloso was the Guest Director at the Telluride Film Festival this year. It’s well known that Caetano’s a film buff; for instance, he made an album called Omaggio a Federico e Giulietta for Fellini … Continue reading

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Best of the Blog: Our 100th Post

Billy and Dad are celebrating our 100th post by reviewing the best videos we’ve dug up. First up, there’s Caetano singing the Beatles’ “You’re Gonna Lose that Girl.” It’s such a charmer because every music lover identifies with him – … Continue reading

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Dad loves Caetano Veloso. Billy loves the Beatles, just like Caetano, who has covered many of their songs (like Eleanor Rigby and For No One), and whose early career in the heyday of Tropicalia was overwhelmingly influenced by swirling, “cannabilistic” … Continue reading

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