Elpidio Bastos

  • country:Brazil
  • region:Bahia
  • style(s):Bossa Nova, Brazilian
  • label:Odaras Records - Odaras Productions
  • gender:male
  • instrumentation:instrumental, vocal
  • artist submitted by:Odaras Productions

Line up

  • Alexandre Souza (Guitar)
  • André Luba (Bass Guitar)
  • Augusto Gomes (Sax)
  • Bruno Aranha (Keyboards)
  • Elpidio Bastos (Voice & Guitar)
  • Euder Mello (Trumpet)
  • Jorge Brasil (Drums)


Known by many as "Black Samurai" for its outstanding features and its diverse history, followed by a long career as a competent musician bass, in addition to working as a backing-vocal, he brings his luggage to the music Brazilian popular. He walks in the samba, salsa, funk and his own style shown in his compositions and arrangements.
Musical director (both on stage and studio), bassist and backing-vocal group Olodum 12 years. He participated in the disk Olodum "Cae No. Pelô" - in honor of Caetano Veloso and worked with Carlinhos Brown, Daniela Mercury, Ed Mota.
Caimmy Trophy winner in 1889, with the price "group revelation" Following the group, acting as a singer, arranger and bassist, and winner of the best pop album of 2204/2005.