Gary Corben Presents Avolta Brazilian Grooves

The Story of José Ignacio & Avolta Brazilian Grooves “In 2004 Podcasts were small, local, personal, about cool stuff, anti-capitalist and above all they were to contain absolutely no copyright material whatsoever…” The cover art for the 2004-6 Avolta Brazilian Grooves Podcast In the early days of podcasts copyright music was a no-no… Back in…

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The Quiet Englishman – Whatmusic Part 2 A long lost interview in Brazilian press from 2002 about Whatmusic Part 1 can be found here “Ed Motta is one of those rare people who knows everything there is to know about the world he lives and works in.” Ed Motta & Charles Gavin in 2012 with…

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Dwitza Ed Motta Whatmusic Vinyl

The Quiet Englishman – Whatmusic Part 1 A long lost interview in Brazilian press from 2002 about Whatmusic In 2002 my record label Whatmusic was starting to make waves in Brazil where there was a slow but steady reappraisal of their own music history. Ex O Globo columnist Artur Dapieve was one of those curious…

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Photo of Gary Corben Lisbon

Summer’s Almost Here – Single Out Now Gary’s First Single From His Follow Up Album Out Now Subscribe to Gary’s YouTube Channel I know, I know. It took me 25 years to make my debut album Gods in Brasil but less than 6 months to make the follow up A New Kind of Fool. COVID-19…

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