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Caetano Veloso – Alfomega (1969)


Caetano Veloso young

Caetano Veloso’s self-titled debut album changed the face of Brazilian music, kickstarted the Tropic├ília┬ámovement and ultimately led to his arrest and forced exile. Originally released in 1969, the LP’s last track ‘Alfomega’ is a suitable highlight. At the time, the people needed a release and his VU-like melodies, confident drums and psychedelic vocals were just the ticket.

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