O Mestre-Sala dos Mares

Lyrics for "O Mestre-Sala dos Mares" by Aldir Blanc and João Bosco (1974) https://youtu.be/RW3TRbjCvwQ [Lyrics as released; for uncensored original lyrics, see below] Há muito tempo nas águas da Guanabara // Long ago in the waters of Guanabara Bay O dragão do mar reapareceu // The Sea Dragon reappeared Na figura de um bravo feiticeiro… Continue reading O Mestre-Sala dos Mares

“O Bêbado e a Equilibrista”

Lyrics from "O Bebâdo e a Equilibrista" by Aldir Blanc and João Bosco (1979)   https://youtu.be/1g_p4Xcn5CE Caía a tarde feito um viaduto // Night was falling like a viaduct E um bêbado trajando luto // And a drunkard wearing mourning Me lembrou Carlitos// Reminded me of Carlitos [Charlie Chaplin] A lua tal qual a dona… Continue reading “O Bêbado e a Equilibrista”

Sei lá, Mangueira

Lyrics from "Sei lá, Mangueira" Music by Paulinho da Viola, Lyrics by Hermínio  Bello de Carvalho --- Seen like that, from above It looks more like the sky on the ground What do I know... In Mangueira, poetry made a sea, spread out And the beauty of the place... To be understood it must be believed… Continue reading Sei lá, Mangueira