“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”

Matita Perê

Lyrics from "Matita Perê" by Antônio Carlos Jobim and Paulo César Pinheiro (1973)   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nbe0L9ohHzY ___ No jardim das rosas  / In the garden of roses De sonho e medo / Of dream and dread Pelos canteiros de espinhos e flores / Through the beds of thorns and flowers Lá, quero ver você / There,… Continue reading Matita Perê

Nordeste Pra Frente

Lyrics from "Nordeste pra frente" by Luiz Gonzaga and Luis Queiroga (1968) https://youtu.be/seA8kFDjHIc --- Sr. repórter já que tá me entrevistando // Mr. Reporter, since you're interviewing me Vá anotando pra botar no seu jornal // Take this down to put in your paper Que meu Nordeste tá mudado // That my Northeast is changed… Continue reading Nordeste Pra Frente