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Beck – “Michelangelo Antonioni” (Caetano Veloso Cover)

Next month, Universal will release A Tribute To Caetano Veloso, on which artists like Chrissy Hynde and Devendra Banhart will cover songs from the tropicalia innovator and general all-around Brazilian national treasure. The album includes a contribution from longtime tropicalia enthusiast and Veloso buddy Beck, who takes on "Michaelangelo Antonioni," Veloso's song for… More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 17, 2012

Beirut – “O Leãozinho”

John Legend, Os Mutantes, Devendra Banhart, Caetano Veloso, Dirty Projectors, Seu Jorge, Beck, Bebel Gilberto, José Gonzales, Beirut, Tom Zé, Of Montreal, Gogol Bordello, Javelin, Madlib, Brazilian Girls, St. Vincent, and Neon Indian are among the many artists who collaborate on Red Hot + Rio 2. (Besides the Red Hot albums, the Red Hot Organizatio… More »

By: jessica / March 30, 2011

David Byrne’s #1 Indie Rock Record Of ’06

Never shy to share his musical tastes with the world (and a sucker for Brazilian artists), David recently profiled , the latest release from 64-year-old Caetano Veloso, on the Nonesuch blog.It?s another radical shift of direction for him- every recent record has been different than the one before- this time I guess you… More »

By: Stereogum / November 30, 2006