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    Posted: August 10 2010 at 15:33
OK, here's another jazz rock/fusion suggestion from Uruguay.
They were formed in 1969 but didn't released anything until 1976, 'Goldenwings', and in 1977 they released their second and last album, 'Magic Time', featuring famous Uruguayan percussionist/singer Ruben Rada.
 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote WalterDigsTunes Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 10 2010 at 15:36
So that's what the Fattoruso brothers did after Los Shakers!
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^indeed, it's fabulous. There's even participation from Flora Purim and Airto Moreira.
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This jazz is somewhere between Weather Report and Soft Machine....The first track taken from  the second album makes me think to Pat Metheny (the voices). 
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I've found "Back Home". I've listened to it just once, but it confirms my first impression. 
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Nice to see that Opa have been added. Well done !Thumbs Up
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