Arto Lindsay

  • Arto Lindsay

    ARTO LINDSAY

    1. Zeca Pagodinho, Ao Vivo (Universal Music) This live CD was not only number one in Brazil but also the best new record released in recent memory anywhere in the world. Nobody phrases like this singer, who is just as hard-swinging and breathtakingly free as the heretofore unmatchable João Gilberto—though at the opposite end of the gentility spectrum.

    2. Moacir Santos, Coisas (Universal International) Rereleased for the first time since it came out in 1965, this CD of big-band music by the arranger and composer from Pernambuco is as deep as Antonio Carlos Jobim and far rootsier. Rich