Global Notes: Gal Costa's latest album, 'Recanto'

February 8, 2012

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Gal Costa combines Brazilian and North American psychedlic influences in her music.

On this week's Global Notes, Jerome and Tony Sarabia listen to cuts from Brazilian artist Gal Costa's latest labum, Recanto. A veteran of Brazil's Tropicalismo music scene, Costa records songs in Portuguese, Spanish and English. She's known for blending smooth Brazilian sounds with heavy rock, pop and global influences.

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