Beleza! Beleza!! Beleza!!!

Beleza! Beleza!! Beleza!!!

by Trio Mocotó

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Overview

Beleza! Beleza!! Beleza!!!

Trio Mocotó got their start as a backing band for Jorge Ben in the 1960s, and are generally credited with inventing the hugely popular "samba rock" sound that developed over the course of the following decade. Beleza! Beleza!! Beleza!!! is their second album since getting back together in 2001, and finds original members João Parahyba and Nereu Gargalo joined by singer and guitarist Skowa. The resulting sound is an effervescent combination of new and old, with new versions of songs from the group's old book and guest appearances by such current stars as Zuco 103 and Apollo 9. You'll be hard-pressed to find a single track here that won't get you up and dancing around within several seconds, but there are especially wonderful moments on the brilliant "Dingue Li Bangue" (which features Max de Castro and Wilson Simonhinha as well as Apollo 9) and on the relatively soft and subdued "De Hoje Nao Passa." And of course, Zuco 103 bring their own distinctive brand of youthful exuberance to bear on the simmering Brazilian funk of "Onde Anda o Meu Amor." Great, great stuff.

Product Details

Release Date: 01/01/2004
Label: Imports
UPC: 5410377001787
catalogNumber: 916491
Rank: 183352

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Trio Mocotó   Primary Artist
João Parahyba   Percussion,Pandeiro,Shaker,Timba,Tamborim,Group Member
Toquinho   Trombone
Sidnei Borgani   Trombone
Carlos Alberto   Flute,Tenor Saxophone
Ubaldo Versolato   Clarinet,Tenor Saxophone
Nahor Gomes   Trumpet
Luis Do Monte   Guitar
Wilson Simoninha   Vocals
Giba Pinto   Bass
Daniel Alcantara   Trumpet,Flugelhorn
Tuca Camargo   Synthesizer,Piano
Max de Castro   Guitar,Vocals
Skowa   Vocals,Group Member
Roberto Lazzarini   Hammond Organ,fender rhodes
Tiago Costa   fender rhodes
Nereu Gargalo   Group Member

Technical Credits

Jorge Ben   Composer
João Parahyba   Producer
Toquinho   Horn Arrangements
Roberto Carlos   Composer
Roberto Corrêa   Composer
Erasmo Carlos   Composer
Almira Castilho   Composer
Gordurinha   Composer
Maurício Tagliari   Producer,Executive Producer
Roberto Jorge   Composer
Roberto Lazzarini   Horn Arrangements
Hanna Gorjaczkowska   Art Direction
Zoran Janjetov   Artwork
Jon Lemos   Composer

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