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Old 12-10-2010, 01:42 AM   #1
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Bossa Nova Rock?

Is there such a thing?

A modern rock band that combines the rhythm,harmony and overall calm and relaxing sounds of bossa nova with rock music be it indie,proggy,screamy or anything in between.
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Old 12-10-2010, 03:06 AM   #2
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Old 12-11-2010, 03:38 PM   #3
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Well,you're better of looking for some brazilian bands if you're in need of some rock infused bossa nova. It might not be your kind of thing,but I'd recommend you a band called Los Hermanos. Here's some songs:





They do have more rock-ish songs,but since you asked for a calm sound I think these ones are amongst their best. Hope you enjoy them
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Old 12-11-2010, 04:15 PM   #4
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Novos Baianos. They're a really amazing Brazilian band from the late 60s early 70s and easily in my top 3 favorite bands of all time. Their influences range from all different types of Brazilian (Bossa, samba, forro etc...) music, as well as rock from the U.S. during that era.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aPRh...feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ojeJ...feature=related

But also check out some of the early material Gilberto Gil, Gal Costa, Caetano Veloso, Os Mutantes, Tom Ze, and other Troplicalia artists.
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Old 12-11-2010, 04:17 PM   #5
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Old 12-12-2010, 01:08 PM   #6
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Some of my favorite tunes by Caetano Veloso. If you like them,you should check out his latest records(Zii e Zie and CÍ)and Transa(perhaps his most critically acclaimed record).
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Old 12-13-2010, 09:35 PM   #7
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Well, you might check out Joe Vasconcellos that has a lot of brazilian sound combined wwith reggae but anyway it's mostly Acid Jazz with some latin touch
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I came across this thread looking for a band similar to the one im in now. We tried incorporating elements from bosaa nova and alt-rock in our music. Hopefully this is what you're looking for duocontra.bandcamp.com check out the song java
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