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Hendrik Meurkens

Since he started taking harmonica solos within the mid-’50s, Toots Thielemans continues to be without the close competition in his instrument, a minimum of until Hendrik Meurkens arrived. Blessed in Germany to Dutch parents, Meurkens started being a vibraphonist, not really playing harmonica until he noticed Thielemans when he was …

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Yom Hadash

“Tell you It Loud, I’m Jewish and I’m Proud” could possibly be Yom Hadash’s theme melody because the quartet makes zero bone fragments about their solid values (Yom Hadash means “it’s a fresh time” in Hebrew). Kansas Town Jewish Journal reporter Mike Levine phone calls them “the fab four of …

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Herbert Vianna

In 1982 Brazilian singer/guitarist Herbert Vianna joined up with bassist Bi Ribeiro and drummer Essential Dias, later changed by Joâo Barone to put together a rock-band called Os Paralamas Carry out Sucesso aka Paralamas. Immediately after the reggae/ska-inflected clothing became an area top-selling amount. His solo profession started in 1992 …

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Márcio Faraco

Máracio Faraco’s dad is at the army, but he was also a guitarist who bought his kid a electric guitar at age 10 and taught him to try out. The family transferred around Brazil when Faraco was a kid, revealing him to several varieties of music, before settling in Brasilia. …

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Hijas del Sol

Afro-beat duet Hijas del Sol was shaped by Piruchi Apo Botupá and her niece Paloma Loribó. The duo got their breakthrough while taking part in an African traditional celebration in 1992. After settling in Madrid, Spain, the Equatorial Guinea natives began getting involved with local cultural actions, conference Manu Chao, …

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Daúde

Daúde is really a Brazilian singer who also has had a global career mixing Brazilian origins music with an electronica strategy. She’s performed at the summertime Stage Event (NY), Roskilde Event (Copenhagen), Montreux Event (Switzerland), as well as the Palais de Beaux-Arts (Brussels). She’s offered herself in as much as …

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Marc Savoy

Marc Savoy brands himself a “crusader” for Cajun lifestyle and, therefore, is ranked near the top of the revivalists who followed the Balfa Brothers’ example and championed natural Cajun music. Savoy’s commitment towards the music contains building Cajun accordions at his workship in Eunice, LA, in addition to playing the …

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Maria Antonakos

It was not a straightforward trek for Maria Antonakos. The child of the Greek chanter who emmigrated to Canada practically penniless, she was raised in Ontario. Functioning like a waitress, bartender, and housekeeper for pig farmers to be able to go after her artwork, Antonakos received a qualification in vocal …

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Margareth Menezes

Margareth Menezes can be an awarded Brazilian pop star with worldwide identification, having toured with David Byrne and recorded many albums released world-wide, which were lauded by such publications as Billboard and Rolling Rock magazines. She’s also toured thoroughly throughout European countries, Brazil, as well as the U.S. Since an …

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Marcel Dadi

Using the death of Marcel Dadi within a 1996 plane crash, the planet lost among its greatest guitar flat-pickers. Motivated with the playing of American guitarists, including Doc Watson, Merle Travis, and Chet Atkins, Dadi acquired masterfully crafted a flat-picking design of his very own. A indigenous of Sousse in …

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