With a long career and an impressive back catalogue, Cabruêra have taken their nordestino sound on 11 tours of Europe. This coming 16th and 17th of January, they’re finally bringing the show to the USA, with shows in... Read Article
Brazilian Music in New York
Brazilian Endowment for the Arts, inside the series Music & Música, presents a choro concert with Regional de NY this Friday, March 2 at 8pm. Choro (“cry”) is one of the earliest Brazilian popular music genres, growing out of informal... Read Article
Diogo Nogueira is the freshest face in a long lineage of samba. The son of samba composer João Nogueira, Diogo grew up at the rodas, the music circles that characterize samba Carioca and a tradition Diogo carries on today in Brazil... Read Article
New York’s Summer Stage is kicking off its 2012 season with an evening of performances by Nu-bossa bombshell, Bebel Gilberto, Grammy-nominated jazz singer Gregory Porter and other acclaimed artists at Highline Ballroom in New York City on January 5th.
Luisa Maita recently completed a 28 date tour of the US and Canada, recording this interview along the way in New York for MTV Iggy and East Village Radio.
July looks set to be a great month for Brazilian music with some of the country’s leading artists playing at Brasil Summerfest, a new week-long festival taking place in some of New York’s finest venues from July 24th-30th.... Read Article
The World today posted a video interview with Zuzuka Poderosa, a New York-based baile funk singer, who not long ago featured in the video to Marcelo D2’s “Meu Tambor.” It is very likely that she will become a... Read Article
Brazil’s Orquestra Contemporânea de Olinda, Colombia’s La-33 and Peru’s Novalima to perform at New York’s globalFEST 2011
globalFEST, held in New York City every year, aims to be a springboard for global music in North America. One of the great things about this one-day festival is the sheer breadth of artists on show. There are... Read Article