REVIEW Bixiga 70 – III

By 14 October, 2015

Even if the São Paulo bairro of Bixiga was almost entirely colonized by Italian migrants more than one hundred years ago, today that influence is clear only when reading the surnames of its inhabitants and eating out in... Read Article

Afrobeat from Brazil’s Bixiga 70

Afrobeat from Brazil’s Bixiga 70

By 25 November, 2011

Excellent new release from Bixiga 70, a group of 10 musicians from Sao Paulo’s Traquitana studio/label in the Bixiga bairro. The group includes two saxes, one trombone, one trumpet, two percussionists, guitars, keyboards, bass and drums, and they... Read Article