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Sams Jams 011: Arthur Verocai – Na Boco do Sol

Verocai is an important figure of the 1970’s Brazilian psychedelic era. He wasn’t fully appreciated during the 1970’s but is viewed today as a musical genius after being rediscovered by hiphop producers and crate diggers in recent years. He recorded his self-titled album at the age of 26 in 1972 and is highly sought after by record collectors. The record blends elements Brazilian music with funk and jazz. He’s been sample by MF DOOM, Dr Who Dat?, Curren$y, and many others.

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About the Author

Sam Beaubien

Engineer & Producer

Sam is the founder and leader of the acclaimed ensemble, Will Sessions, a premier Detroit ensemble.

sbeaubien@wdet.org  

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