Marcelo Bonfá with Legião Urbana in May 2012.
|Birth name||Marcelo Augusto Bonfá|
|Also known as||Bonfá|
|Born||January 30, 1965|
|Origin||Itapira, São Paulo, Brazil|
|Genres||Post-punk, alternative rock, folk rock, punk rock|
|Instruments||Drums, percussion, vocals, bass guitar|
|Years active||Late 1970s–present|
|Labels||EMI-Odeon and Trama Records|
|Associated acts||Legião Urbana
Dado e o Reino Animal
Marcelo Augusto Bonfá (born January 30, 1965), also known simply as Bonfá, is a Brazilian musician. Famous for being the drummer of Brazilian rock band Legião Urbana, after its disbanding he followed solo career, and has released three albums.
Bonfá played for the bands Blitz 64 and Dado e o Reino Animal (where he would meet future Legião Urbana member Dado Villa-Lobos) before forming Legião Urbana alongside Renato Russo in 1982. He stayed with Legião until its disestablishment in 1997.
In 1988, Bonfá had a son with actress Isabela Garcia, named João Pedro Bonfá, also a musician.
In 2012 he formed the band Bonfá e Os Corações Perfeitos, releasing two songs via his official website.
With Legião Urbana
- Legião Urbana (1985)
- Dois (1986)
- Que País É Este (1987)
- As Quatro Estações (1989)
- V (1991)
- Música P/ Acampamentos (1992)
- O Descobrimento do Brasil (1993)
- A Tempestade, ou O Livro dos Dias (1996)
- Uma Outra Estação (1997)
- Mais do Mesmo (1998)
- Acústico MTV (1999)
- Como é Que Se Diz Eu te Amo (2001)
- As Quatro Estações ao Vivo (2004)