A Mulher do Fim do Mundo
Elza Soares - A Mulher do Fim do Mundo
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
User Score
Based on 50 ratings
2015 Ratings: #4
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CRITIC REVIEWS

84
Pitchfork
79-year-old samba icon and Brazilian national hero Elza Soares offers a searing, surging fusion that combines Afro-Brazilian styles with wiry, dissonant strands of punk and noise-rock.
Oct 12, 2015
EMR
85
With a career spanning time of impressive sixty years, the MPB renegade Elza Soares returns with a most surprising sonic experience, as the singer employs a marvellous team of instrumentalists from São Paulo that really compliment her now rough-voice with creative and imaginative arrangements and experimental sonorities in one of the most complex, intrincate, striking and well-accomplished albums of the year. Huge names of the local scene such as Kiko Dinucci, Rodrigo Campos (that has a ... read more
Sep 7, 2017
estevancomn
100
Não tenho nem o que dizer! Este álbum é perfeito do início ao fim. Elza Soares, no alto dos seus 80 anos, entregou apenas o melhor álbum nacional da década e um dos maiores de todos os tempos. Amém!

Nota: 100 - EPIC
Favorite tracks: A Mulher do Fim do Mundo, Maria de Vila Matilde, Luz Vermelha e Benedita.
Jan 17, 2017
SeaBass
81
The album is raspy and goes over topics of sex, domestic violence, drugs and racism. It’s a dirty kind of samba, with grit and heart, talking about a not easy life she has lived, and this excellent album comes from that reality.
END OF YEAR LISTS
#32/Pitchfork
MISC LISTS
#14/Bandcamp Daily
Track List
  1. Coração do Mar
  2. A Mulher do Fim do Mundo
  3. Maria da Vila Matilde (Porque Se a da Penha É Brava, Imagine a da Vila Matilde)
  4. Luz Vermelha
  5. Pra Fuder
  6. Benedita (feat. Celso Sim)
  7. Firmeza (feat. Rodrigo Campos)
  8. Dança
  9. O Canal
  10. Solto
  11. Comigo
Contributions By
patton, deco, thisisabtlgrnd, EMR


Added on: October 12, 2015