Label: BMG - 150.0030,RCA - 150.0030 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: Brazil • Genre: Rock, Latin, Pop • Style: New Wave, Pop Rock
The vocalist and bassist Humberto Gessinger is the last original member still in the band today. That performance brought invitations to do new shows and after some gigs in alternative venues in Porto Alegre and a series Portu Di Erbalunga - 100 Tubes Corses - 100 Tubes Corses Rio Grande do Sul 's country region, the Engenheiros do Hawaii recorded their first solo album: Longe Demais das Capitais Too Far Away from the Capitals in the first recording was a compilation with several local bands, called "Rock Grande do Sul" in The record's musical direction pointed towards a more New Wave sound, very close to the sound of bands like The Police Enemy - Slim Thug - Hogglife: American King Paralamas do Sucesso.
Before they got around to recording the second album, Marcelo Pitz left the band. In his place was Canções De Amor the guitarist Augusto Lickswho had worked with Nei Lisboaa known local musician.
The band changed their sound, turning to a more Bob Dylan -ish, folk mood, with critical lyrics with literature quotes from philosophers such as Albert Camus and Jean-Paul Sartre. By this time they had begun to play gigs to greater audiences in the center of the country, like the Alternativa Nativa festival, between 14 and 17 June From this date, the Engenheiros filled halls and stadia all over Brazil.
This album also marked the time that the Engenheiros relocated from the city of Porto Alegre to Rio de Janeiro. The year also marked the first tours to Japan and the United States. Unfortunately, towards the end of this year, an internal rift resulted in Augusto Licks leaving the band. The next step was to rebuild the Engenheiros, with the addition of a guitarist, Ricardo Horn. The sound was heavier, with a regional flavour given to it by the accordion of Casarin. Towards the end of this period, Maltz decided to leave the band, resulting in a new crisis in the band.
Later, they produced the album Humberto Gessinger Trio in In reality it is "an album by Engenheiros without the name Engenheiros do Hawaii", in Gessinger's words.
They proved themselves Movimento - Gigi DAgostino - LAmour Toujours next year when Granja, Adal, and Gessinger re-assumed the name Engenheiros do Hawaii. For their album Minuano no certain translation; minuano is the name given to the breezes that blow over the pampaswhich marked the return of Engenheiros, a Canções De Amor keyboardist, Lucio Dorfmanjoined the band. The follow-up, Tchau Radar!
Bye Bye Radar! Afterwards, they released their third live recording, and the twelfth album of their career: Gessinger took back the lead guitar, after playing bass for fourteen years in the band. With this new lineup, they re-recorded various previous tracks by the band and released The sound is cleaner, but also a bit heavier. To commemorate the twentieth anniversary of the band inEngenheiros do Hawaii released a disc from an MTV Unplugged session.
Now, the band is looking back to their glorious time in the lates and earlys, with some old hit songs, barely altered from their original versions, being played in shows.
The acoustic phase can be counted as one of the greatest successes of the band in recent years. Moving forward fromthe band has promised a new album sometime in the first quarter of From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Augusto Licks.
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