Bossa Nova features hundreds of stunning full-size record cover designs of Bossa Nova and later Brazilian music from the 1960s, such as M.P.B. (Musica Popular Brasileira) and Tropicalia. It also includes full accompanying text, essays, and interviews on the historical, political and social context of this Brazilian music, plus features on all the important artists and musicians of the era: Sergio Mendes, Tom Jobim, Jorge Ben, Elis Regina, Caetano Veloso, and many more. The first visual treatment of this popular music, Bossa Nova is both a pleasure and a revelation.
Hardback. 192 pages.