Posts Tagged 'Samba'
The groovy Cariocas are back in town to play the famous jazz venue. Expect razor tight jazz-funk, powerful samba and pulsing grooves.
Back in my little Brazilian ghetto in London, whenever we played Brazilian music at parties, everyone loved it. It didn’t really matter if it was funk, country, rock or samba. Everyone would sing along and even dance – because doing so gave us a sense of belonging, it brought us back home for a few moments.
Eliane Elias has been making music since the mid-80s. This year she released Light My Fire, an album of originals and covers, as well as collaborations with Gilberto Gil, that has been getting rave reviews all summer. Eduardo Pagnoncelli sat
This is the kind of news we like! Elza Soares has been confirmed to play Favela Chic on Saturday 15th October. Elza is one of the true stars of samba, famous for a string of hits in the 60s and 70s as well as her affiliation with Rio’s samba schools. This is one rare opportunity to see Elza in London so don’t miss it!