Joshua Abrams on Arthur Verocai's "Arthur Verocai" (1972)

Joshua Abrams on Arthur Verocai's "Arthur Verocai" (1972)


Bassist/composer Joshua Abrams sits down with Oliver and guest co-host Jocelyn Brown to discuss Arthur Verocai's underrated self-titled debut record. We discuss the rediscovery of this album via sampling, the texture of Arthur's synth work, and why we connect with the album even though our Portuguese is, uhh, a bit rusty.

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Show Tracklisting (all songs from Arthur Verocai unless otherwise indicated): 

Pelas sombrasSeriadoVelho parenteCabocloLittle Brother: We Got NowDedicada a elaSeriadoVelho parentePresente gregoSylviaCabocloAaliyah: Are You That Somebody?CabocloQue mapa?CabocloNa boca do solSylviaNa boca do solQue mapa?Karina (Domingo no Grajaú)Dedicada a elaIvan Lins: Hei VocêCelia: Na Boca Do SolGal Costa: Relance

Here is the Spotify playlist of as many songs as we can find on there

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