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Exploring Divas From Bahia

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 10/18/2017 - 11:29 am

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Divas... and more
This week, we’re off to explore the artistic soul of Brazil, using Google Maps Street View as our guide.
Salvador, Bahia sits on Brazil’s northeastern coast, bathed in sunshine and near-equatorial heat. The 468 year-old city was a main port-of-call for the trade routes and slave ships from Angola and the Gold Coast before sailing on to Havana and New Orleans and it’s because of this that Bahia has the ...

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Catching up with Rosalia de Souza and...

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 10/12/2017 - 04:26 pm

 
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Rio To Roma
No doubt about it: We've come to expect great things from Rosalia de Souza since her early days as a stable singer for the Milan-based label, Schema.
Her solo career with the New Bossa gem 'Garota Moderna' (Modern Girl) and she quickly won fans worldwide as the buzz heated up! Born in Rio de Janeiro, a move to Italy in 1988 helped her to find a creative place with a group of like-minded musicians - including Nicola Conte ...

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First Name Basis: Rio's Anitta and Zanna

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 10/04/2017 - 12:24 pm

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October's Radio Theme
Our month-long feature ‘Songs In The Feminine Key’ kicks off this week with another radio and streaming special for The Sounds of Brazil: ‘The Girls From Ipanema’, and it begins where we left off with last week’s 50 career-year slate to Gal Costa.
There’s a reason why Rio de Janeiro is called the ‘Cidade Maravilhosa’ - it’s not only inspired hundreds of memorable son ...

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A Milestone Year For Gal Costa

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 09/26/2017 - 02:42 pm

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50 Years Plus One More
So there was Manchester United’s star kicker Anderson last weekend, pulling up a 10-year-old memory of his first goal with the squad by celebrating to the strains of Gal Costa’s ‘Aquarela do Brasil’ with 22,000 fans cheering him on.
Days later, it was announced that Gal Costa has added extra shows in Lisbon, due to popular demand. Back home, she has a series of sold-out concerts with Gilberto Gil a ...

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