The hammock and those lazy Brazilians from the Northeast

The Brazilian right-wing has resorted to the most abominable prejudices in order to win the runoff vote for the presidential elections

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.

Meu coador não aguenta!!!

Our columnist Victor Fraga gets back to his mother language to talk about feelings and taboos that are hard to translate [Content in Portuguese only]

Flipping hot Brazilian culture!

FlipSide – the family arts festival with a Brazilian beat – returns to the the UK with an exciting line-up of artists

Israel’s murderous football

Israel thinks that the Gaza conflict is just a murderous football match without rules, where the referee and the crowd have no importance

Brazil 7 – 0 Russia

Many qualities of Brazil were forgotten and overlooked during the World Cup, but they will be sorely missed when we land in tyrannical and bigoted Russia in four years

Have you seen the Amazon?

The Amazon Film Festival comes to London next week celebrating a largely unknown side of Brazilian arts and culture, and JungleDrums is giving away tickets to our readers

So, just how Latin are you?

¡Ay, caramba! This World Cup is testing the allegiances of Brazilians: shall we align ourselves with our poor Latin neighbours or with our distant and rich cousins in the Northern hemisphere?

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

Just can’t get enough of Brazil?

Want more of Brazil once the World Cup is finished? Then just head to Liverpool for a full day of Brazilian music and culture on Saturday July 19th