"Telmo Anum represents the musical universe of Pernambuco in North Eastern Brazil. Egual his father Galo Preto, he masters the Repente and brings the rich, regional tradition further by mixing styles as Coco, Maracatu and Ciranda with Funk, Electronica and Rap."
Erici - album producer, Sweden
Love and passion for the waves brought Brazilian artist Telmo Anum to Australia in the mid 90´s. Born and raised in Olinda, Pernambuco in North Eastern Brazil, Anum represents a rich, musical universe, yet to be discovered by the world. His latest release New Beat (Erici Music 2013) has been recorded by Swedish producer Erici in Australia, New Zealand, Sweden and Brazil in 2010-2012.
Mar Beijando Areia is recorded with Telmo Anum and his band in Olinda, the beaches of Bairro Novo, Praia do Carmo and Maracaipe, Pernambuco, Brazil in January 2012. Producer and director: Erici, Erici Music. Brazilian band members are Pingo - guitar, Victor - accordion, Barba - bass, Cabelo, Paulinho and Emerson - percussion and Peu - drums.
Índia Luz features dancer Gianne Abbott (AUS/BRA) dancing in Palm Beach, Gold Coast, Australia. Music and lyrics by Telmo Anum. Musicians: Telmo Anum (BRA) - vocals, guitar, percussion, Erici (SWE) - programming and keys, Kristin Bertilius - flutes (SWE) and Charles Brownsil (BRA) - bass.
C'est l'amour is co-written by Telmo Anum (BRA) - vocals, percussion, Neda Rahmani (AUS) - vocals, and Erici (SWE) - programming and keys. Flutes: Kristin Bertilius (SWE).
Telmo Anum is a true performer which is best experienced by his energic live shows, solo or with a big band. He is also a fine Capoeira master. His father, Galo Preto, is a well known repentista from Pernambuco and Anum brings the rich music tradtition of the region further. Telmo Anums solo debut "A Cor de Segredo", was released in 2006. Listen to the songs at Myspace.com/telmoanum