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A previously unreleased Ana Mazzotti single has been discovered by her son

A previously unreleased Ana Mazzotti single has been discovered by her son

Release date: 10th December 2021 (recorded circa 1983 | Format: 7" Vinyl & digital | Cat No.: JD52 Believed to have been recorded in 1983, ‘O Filho Do Homem’ is a newly discovered and previously unreleased single by the late Brazilian composer and keyboardist Ana Mazzotti. Though it’s her only known studio recording of the decade, ‘O Filho Do Homem’ is one of several unreleased compositions Mazzotti and her band performed on TV Cultura and Programa MPB during the 80s.* These performances showed Mazzotti had transitioned towards a harder edged and more daringly experimental sound in this period, while keeping the...

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New Reissues | Ana Mazzotti - Ninguem Vai Me Segurar (1974) & Ana Mazzotti (1977)

New Reissues | Ana Mazzotti - Ninguem Vai Me Segurar (1974) & Ana Mazzotti (1977)

An artist as imaginative and unique as Ana Mazzotti doesn’t come around often. Dubbed a “super-musician” by fellow Brazilian virtuoso Hermeto Pascoal, Mazzotti’s short but rich musical career culminated in just two studio albums: Ninguem Vai Me Segurar (1974), and Ana Mazzotti (1977). Outside circles of Brazilian funk aficionados, these two gems of spellbinding samba-jazz, lysergic funk and trippy bossa have remained relatively obscure. This was partly as a result of Mazzotti’s premature death (she lost her battle with cancer in her mid-thirties), but also due to financial restraints and the prejudice she faced as a female songwriter in a...

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