If you are into Caetano Velloso, Gilberto Gil, Tom Zé and other greats of MPB (Brazilian popular music, the post-bossa nova popular music in Brazil. Basically, things that are derived from other traditional Brazilian music styles. tl;dr voice and acoustic guitar) you should give this dude a chance. Sounds like the smell of dirt after the rain. Anyways, listen to Veleiro Contra o Mar and let me know what you think.
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