A Bossa Eletrica

A Bossa Eletrica

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A Bossa Elétrica is a vibrant live band with a funky rhythm section and singer Miriam. Together they cherish brazilian music inspired of great composers such as Caetano Veloso, Milton Nascimento.. Jazzy, sometimes complex harmonies, but always with a steady groove for the feet!

Biography

A Bossa Elétrica is currently finishing a new album on their own label Connective Records to be released in 2008. As a teaser they now release three new originals on a 12", that can be enjoyed on the dancefloor, in any cool lounge-bar or anywhere!!
A Bossa Elétrica is a vibrant live band with a funky rhythm section and singer Miriam. Together they cherish brazilian music inspired of great composers such as Jobim, Caetano Veloso, Milton Nascimento as well as their urge to make an audience have a party-time as Banda Black Rio, Gilberto Gil and recently Seu Jorge.
They express themselves through pianist/keyboardist/producer Måns Mernsten's original compositions. Jazzy, sometimes complex harmonies, but always with a steady groove for the feet!
With acoustic guitarist Mats Andersson (well-known for his Brazilian guitar style both in Rio de Janeiro and Scandinavia), drummer Måns Block (Damn!/Timbuktu), percussionist Ola Bothzén (Koop, Mynta etc) and bass player Mats Ingvarsson (jazzin' with Geri Allen Trio as well as funkin' with Damn!/Timbuktu).
Their debut-album "Eletrificação" was released in 2004 on Raw Fusion Records along with some 12 inches with remixes released all over the world.

Discography

Eletrificacao 2004
remixes 12inches all over the world

Set List

We play original music - usually 1- 1 1/2 hour set
or 2 x 50 minutes.