DIRE STRAITS & STING – Money For Nothing (Live Aid 1985)

Dire Straits and Sting performing at Live Aid in front of 72,000 people in Wembley Stadium, London on the 13th July, 1985. The event was organised by Sir Bob Geldof and Midge Ure to raise funds for the Ethiopian famine disaster. Broadcast across the world via one of the largest satellite link-ups of all time,… Continue lendo DIRE STRAITS & STING – Money For Nothing (Live Aid 1985)


STING – Russians [original / acoustic]

"Russians" is a song by Sting, from his debut solo album, The Dream of the Blue Turtles, released in June 1985, and released as a single in November. The song is a commentary and plea that criticises the then-dominant Cold War foreign policy and doctrine of mutual assured destruction (MAD) by the United States and… Continue lendo STING – Russians [original / acoustic]

STING – A Winter’s Night… Live from Durham Cathedral

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dl1FnmSGj1Q Track list: Intro (Sting/A Winter's Night Concert)The Snow It Melts The SoonestGabriel's MessageSoul CakeThere Is No Rose Of Such VirtueLo How A Rose E'er BloomingChristmas At SeaNow Winter Comes SlowlyCold SongThe Burning BabeGhost StoryTeam SpiritThe Hounds Of WinterCherry Tree CarolBalulalowBethelehem DownCoventry CarolLullaby For An Anxious ChildI Saw Three ShipsYou Only Cross My Mind In… Continue lendo STING – A Winter’s Night… Live from Durham Cathedral

Love Is Stronger Than Justice – STING

"O amor é mais forte que a justiçaO amor é mais espesso que sangueO amor é um grande rio, inundação"STING, "Love is stronger than justice" (Ten Summoner's Tales) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hpFslVLck-Q This is a story of seven brothersWe had a the same father but different mothersWe keep together like a family shouldRoaming the country for the common… Continue lendo Love Is Stronger Than Justice – STING

Shape of My Heart – STING

Bela canção de Ten Summoner's Tales, álbum de Sting recheado de participações especiais. Fez muito sucesso na época, sendo talvez a (ou uma das) mais conhecidas deste aclamado álbum lançado em 1993. Curiosidade: a base (melodia) do violão seria futuramente retrabalhada, como sample, pelo rapper Nas em "The Message". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NlwIDxCjL-8 He deals the cards as… Continue lendo Shape of My Heart – STING

Saint Augustin in Hell – STING

From the album Ten Summoner's Tales (1993) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ai4kRoKee9A LYRICS: If somebody up there likes me somebody up there caresDeliver me from evil save me from these wicked snaresNot into temptation not to cliffs of fallOn to revelation and lesson for us allShe walked into the room on the arm of my best friendI knew whatever… Continue lendo Saint Augustin in Hell – STING

Seven Days – STING

Ten Summoner's Tales é o quarto álbum de estúdio do cantor Sting, lançado a 9 de Março de 1993. O disco ganhou dois Grammy Award, um na categoria "Best Male Pop Vocal Performance" com a música "If I Ever Lose My Faith in You" e outro na categoria "Best Engineered Recording, Non Classical". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pG7_gceIFL4 "Seven… Continue lendo Seven Days – STING


Cyro Baptista (São Paulo, 23 de Dezembro de 1950) é um percussionista brasileiro, residente nos Estados Unidos desde 1980, aonde foi estudar música, graças a uma bolsa de estudos, na Creative Music Studio em Woodstock, Nova York. Nas décadas de 1980 e 1990, trabalhou com John Zorn. Ainda nos anos 90, colaborou com Marisa Monte,… Continue lendo Quem é CYRO BAPTISTA?

Cyro Baptista & his Banquet of Spirits

Cyro Baptista (December 23, 1950) is a Brazilian percussionist born in Sao Paulo. Baptista creates many of the instruments he plays. In the 1980s, Cyro moved to New York to study music. He then started working with John Zorn. In the '90s, he appeared on albums by Marisa Monte, Holly Cole, and Cassandra Wilson. In 1997 he released his first… Continue lendo Cyro Baptista & his Banquet of Spirits