Reaching for the Latin Sky of Music

EssenCielo hits East London this Friday, showcasing an unparalleled mix of Latin artists and sounds in one place

A conversation with Bebel Gilberto

Almiro Andrade talks to Bebel Gilberto, the heiress apparent of Bossa Nova, as she prepares for two UK concerts next week.

‘Só’ by Antonio Loureiro

John Stevenson reviews the multi-layered and complex ‘Só’, the latest work by one of Brazil´s leading jazz luminaries

Let the sound loose

Download and listen to Da Lata’s new single Deixa exclusively at JungleDrums and watch them perform at the Rich Mix, all for free

Maria Queen of All Hearts

JungleDrums is giving away a pair of tickets to see Maria Gadu, one of the youngest and most promising talents of MPB

Twenty years of London Bossa

Mônica Vasconcelos celebrates two decades of singing Brazilian jazz in the British Capital with an exclusive concert tomorrow and a new DVD

The night Caetano embraced London

Caetano Veloso wraps up the Barbican in his wide musical embrace, says John Stevenson

Making a lot of noise!

Gilles Peterson talks to JungleDrums about his latest project Sonzeira and reveals that the British always had a secret love affair with Brazil

A Brazilian music legend in London

Marcos Valle talks to JungleDrums as the music master prepares for his London concert this Saturday

The Brazilian Northeast parties on

Join a celebration of rhythms and sounds from one of Brazil’s most vibrant regions next Friday at the Rich Mix!