Posts Tagged 'Caetano Veloso'

The night Caetano embraced London

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

A big hug from Caetano Veloso

The Brazilian master is back in London next month, and you could win a pair of tickets with JungleDrums


Do Amor back for more loving

Exactly one year after their first visit the quartet from Rio is back for more, this time at the Bedroom in Shoreditch. Make sure you do not miss them this time around.

Happy 458th anniversary, Sampa!

Sampa (Caetano Veloso) Alguma coisa acontece no meu coração Que só quando cruza a Ipiranga e a avenida São João É que quando eu cheguei por aqui eu nada entendi Da dura poesia concreta de tuas esquinas Da deselegância discreta

2manyDJs Brazilian Mix

Batuta Discos is a brand new mix from 2manyDJs – part of their Radio Soulwax project – featuring an hour of Brazilian vinyl collected from their various trips to Brazil over the years. As you would expect from 2manyDJs it

Interview with Rodrigo Pederneiras

Grupo Corpo are one of Brazil’s leading contemporary dance companies, renowned for their typically Brazilian creations that combine classical ballet techniques with elements from Brazil’s popular music and dance. They’re now returning to London for four nights and we have interviewed choreographer Rodrigo Pederneiras.


Grupo Corpo: Ímã & Onqotô @ Sadler’s Wells

Brazilian dance company Grupo Corpo‘s take on clasical ballet has earnt them much praise since their formation in 1975. Across four nights at Sadler’s Wells they will be performing Ímã and Onqotô, two pieces featuring music by +2, Caetano Veloso

Red Hot + Rio 2 (Music Review)

Recently released, Red Hot + Rio 2 is a new album produced by the Red Hot Organization, a not-for-profit organization, founded in 1989, that fights AIDS using the power of pop music. Red Hot was created as a response to


Do Amor @ Notting Hill Arts Club

If you’ve listened to Caetano Veloso recently then you’ve certainly heard Do Amor. The Brazilian band were formed by Marcelo Callado and Ricardo Dias Gomes – drummer and bass player in Cê, Caetano’s band, respectively – plus the guitar players