“Cotidiano” and “Comprimido”

Lyrics from "Cotidiano" by Chico Buarque (1971) and "Comprimido" by Paulinho da Viola (1973) https://youtu.be/qcViKFPoPtE --- Todo dia ela faz tudo sempre igual/ Every day she does everything just the same Me sacode às seis horas da manhã / She shakes me at six o'clock in the morning Me sorri um sorriso pontual/ Gives me… Continue reading “Cotidiano” and “Comprimido”

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”