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Joyce Moreno announces European Tour 2023

Joyce Moreno announces European Tour 2023

The MPB, bossa nova, jazz and psychedelic Brazilian folk legend Joyce Moreno announces a European Tour, which starts this month! A feminist icon in Brazil for pioneering the first person feminine voice in song, as a teenager, Joyce had already been dubbed ‚Äúone of the greatest singers‚ÄĚ by the undisputed king of Brazilian music, Antonio Carlos Jobim. Joyce‚Äôs guitar playing is phenomenal too (and hugely underrated as far as we‚Äôre concerned). She has written songs recorded by a host of other greats ‚Äď Elis Regina, Maria Beth√Ęnia, Gal Costa, Milton Nascimento, Edu Lobo and Elizeth Cardoso, racking up over 400...

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Joyce's long lost 1977 album with Mauricio Maestro & Claus Ogerman finally set for release

Joyce's long lost 1977 album with Mauricio Maestro & Claus Ogerman finally set for release

Not long after the dawn of her career, as a teenager in Rio de Janeiro, Joyce was declared ‚Äúone of the greatest singers‚ÄĚ by Antonio Carlos Jobim. Yet despite reputable accolades and the fact that she has since recorded over thirty acclaimed albums, Joyce never quite achieved the international recognition of the likes of Jobim, Jo√£o Gilberto and Sergio Mendes, all of whom became global stars after releasing with major labels in the US. There was a moment when it seemed Joyce might be on the cusp of an international breakthrough. While living in New York, she was approached by...

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Azymuth, Joyce, Marcos Valle & Hermeto Pascoal T-shirts | The Far Out Masters Series

Azymuth, Joyce, Marcos Valle & Hermeto Pascoal T-shirts | The Far Out Masters Series

Introducing the Far Out Masters series!Far Out Recordings launches an exclusive, limited-edition series of T-shirts featuring some of the label's most iconic music makers, in collaboration with São Paulo based artist Talita Hoffman.Printed on 100% cotton T-shirtsFits true to size Begins shipping 25th June 2022 Also available on Bandcamp

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Joyce Moreno | '50 Years In Music' European Tour 2018

Joyce Moreno | '50 Years In Music' European Tour 2018

Celebrating 50 (fifty!) years in music, the one and only Joyce Moreno plays seven dates across Europe this month. Joyce (guitar & vocals) will be joined as ever by her world-class band of fellow Brazilian legends: Helio Alves (piano), Rodolfo Stroeter (bass) and Tutty Moreno (percussion). Head to the venue websites below for more info/tickets. 21.11 Vienna, Porgy & Bess - Tickets/Info 22.11 Brussels, Le Senghor - Tickets/Info 24.11 Lund, Mejeriet - Tickets/Info 25.11 Copenhagen, Jazzhus Montmartre, Copenhagen - Tickets/Info 26.11 London, Pizza Express Live - Tickets/Info 27.11 London, Pizza Express Live - Tickets/Info 01.12 Espinho, Auditório de Espinho - Academia - Tickets/Info   Joyce - Visions of Dawn Vinyl Reissue In other Joyce news, we're reissuing Joyce's gorgeous...

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Vinyl Repress | Joyce, Nana Vasconcelos & Mauricio Maestro - Visions Of Dawn

Vinyl Repress | Joyce, Nana Vasconcelos & Mauricio Maestro - Visions Of Dawn

Recorded in Paris, in 1976,¬†Visions of Dawn¬†is the stunning ‚Äėlost‚Äô Brazilian acid-folk album by Joyce, Nana Vasconcelos¬†and Mauricio Maestro.¬† First uncovered and released in 2009, the record transfixed Brazilian music lovers and fans of otherworldly psych-folk alike. Led by the sharp lyrics and gorgeous voice of a young Joyce Moreno, the trio is completed by the late great Brazilian percussion legend Nana Vasconcelos, and master arranger, producer and bassist Mauricio Maestro. These beautiful, hazy and understated recordings offer a unique opportunity to sit in on the original sessions of tracks that would later become Brazilian cult-classics, such as swinging¬†samba-jazz opener...

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