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Projects and Partnerships
Rodrigo Morcego is a guitarist, singer and composer from Recife who for more than 17 years is blues Pernambuco. Throughout his career, he has participated in countless projects.
Along with the Uptown Band, he was able to exchange experiences with important icons of national and international music. Big Gilson (RJ), Celso Blues Boy (RJ), Flávio Guimarães - Blues Etílicos (RJ), Big Joe Manfra and Jefferson Gonçalves (RJ), Solon Fishbone (RS), Danny Vincent (ARG), Bruce Ewan Lancaster (SP), Nasi - Ira! (SP), to name a few, with whom he worked and shared the stage.
As a member of the band Bad Company, the oldest rock band in activity in Recife, he had the privilege of working alongside multi-artist and rock icon Lula Côrtes from Pernambuco, accompanying him on stages and partnerships in compositions until his death in 2011, when he directed the show Tribute to Lula Côrtes - Opening performance of the Garanhuns Winter Festival.
Discography and Festivals
In 2009, recorded by its extinct band El Mocambo, Rodrigo Morcego debuts, with homonymous album, its compositions author. This work circulated widely in Recife, interior of Pernambuco and other cities of the Northeast, participating in major festivals such as the Guaramiranga Jazz and Blues Festival (CE) and Garanhuns Winter Festival (PE).
In September 2013, it launches Black Coffee Old Newspaper. In blues in Portuguese and with a local accent, the 8 tracks narrate themes like love, bohemia and exaltations to the blues in themselves, filled with riffs and virtuous solos characteristic of the artist's performances. The album was recorded almost without overdubs, with the musicians playing at the same time and with emphasis on the ambiences, as are the classic discs of the twentieth century genre. Black Coffee Old Newspaper sounds true, original and, above all, has personality bluseira-pernambucana already being presented in important events like *** Blues Festival of the Northeast (CE), Festival of Guitar Player Magazine (PE), Recife Blues and Jazz Festival (PE), Garanhus Jazz Festival (PE), Casa do Blues Festival (CE), Bossa & Jazz Festival (RN), DoSol Festival (Mossoró- RN) , Gravatá Jazz Festival (PE) and RioMar Jazz Festival (PE), Canoa Blues Festival (CE).
>> download the album:
- Nocaster + Bassman
- Strato '56 (Relic) + Blues Jr.
- Nina's Songs
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