Posts Tagged 'La Linea 2012'


Madredeus @ Barbican

Madredeus‘ songs have a powerful musicality, enriched and influenced by traditional music, strongly linked to the Portuguese people and culture. My first memory of the group goes back to 1990 with “O Pastor”, a song so emotionally intense that one gets

Story of Latin Music in London

It’s almost time for La Linea, London’s Latin music festival. This year will be the 12th edition of what is now an integral part of London’s Latin scene, a scene that began in the 1940s, as this storywheel tells us.


A triple Brazilian bill to die for

April will bring some of the most exciting new talent from Brazil to London’ biggest Latin music festival. A holy triumvirate of Céu, Curumin and Lucas Santana will be appearing at Koko on Thursday 19th April as part of La