Brazilian Octopus

Brazilian Octopus were a Brazilian samba-psych band that released a self-titled album on Fermata in 1969. The band featured ex-Sambrasa Trio/Quarteto Nôvo pianist/flutist Hermeto Pascoal, who subsequently gained international renown as a solo artist and bandleader. Members: Hermeto Pascoal (flute), Lanny Gordin (guitar), Aparecido Bianchi (piano, organ), Carlos Alberto de Alcântara Pereira (flute, saxophone), Douglas […]