In an age of electro-heavy production and complex lyrics, it’s nice to hear someone who doesn’t hide behind an 808.
Zouk crooner Nilton Ramalho gave a simple, satisfying performance at SOB’s, proving that stripped-down music has staying power. It was hard to believe that this was Ramalho’s first performance in the city – his comfort level on stage is the stuff of legends.
Dressed in a cool linen blazer and jeans and backed by a few guitars, this Cape Verdean cutie didn’t have to do much to captivate the crowd.
All Photos by Nichole McCall