Sessa

Grandeza

£32.99
  • Sessa - Grandeza
5th June 2020 / Ltd LP / Boiled Records

Sessa

Grandeza

£32.99

Grandeza, the debut album by Sao Paulo’s Sessa, points to new, subtle directions for modern Brazilian music – a deep, minimalist, almost insinuated use of the rich textures that define the songwriting history of Brazil, one which Sessa now joins among its most promising new voices. His songs are sung in Portuguese, with visceral, sensual lyrics in the vein of Caetano Veloso, and the melodic flourishes of Tom Jobim and Arthur Verocai. However, the music gets a deliberate minimalist treatment rarely found in contemporary Brazilian music, more reminiscent of the bareness of Leonard Cohen, with touches of tropicalia, psychedelia, and the mystic jazz of Moondog and Pharoah Sanders. Recorded in various locations between São Paulo and New York City.

+ Housed in full-colour single jacket with bilingual lyrics insert.
+ This edition is pressed on Tangerine colored wax.


Format /Ltd LP
Released /5th June 2020
Catalogue / BOI010-T
Barcode / 844667044539
Artist / Sessa
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