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A New EP From Bebel Gilberto

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 09/08/2017 - 12:20 pm

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New 'Live' EP
Grammy-nominated Brazilian singer Bebel Gilberto has released the 'Bebel Gilberto Live at the Belly Up' EP today on the venue's own Belly Up Live imprint. Recorded last summer at the legendary nightclub in Solana Beach, CA, the EP features her acclaimed live cover of Radiohead's "Creep" which Blackbook proclaimed "enchanting."
Capturing a very special, intimate performance featuring the sultry Brazilian sin ...

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You Can Do This: Blue Note Jazz Club ...

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 09/07/2017 - 03:32 pm

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South American Way
If you’re looking for reasons to visit Rio de Janerio, here’s another one you can add to your list, and it’s so good we’re thinking about packing a bag and meeting you at the airport. In fact, if you’re a Brazilian music fan you might even see this as a game-changer for Rio’s jazz scene.
Last Thursday, The New York-based Jazz mecca known worldwide as the Blue Note Jazz Club opened the doors of its newe ...

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Goin' Old School: Bossa's Original Sound

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 09/06/2017 - 11:58 am

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Goin' Old School
This month’s radio theme for The Sounds of Brazil is ‘BossaNovaville’ and if there is a single, ‘real world’ symbol of Bossa Nova’s story in Rio de Janeiro, it’d probably be those iconic black and white-tiled sidewalks that stretch across the city; especially in Rio’s Zona Sul. After all, that’s where Bossa Nova began in the late 50’s.
Gaze along Copacabana’s graceful cur ...

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The Hidden Stories Behind 'Getz/Gilbe...

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 08/30/2017 - 12:02 pm

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Retracing Brazilian music back to its American roots.
It’s true: music is often culture’s best ambassador between nations and for Brazil and America, I think that only one album which qualifies to be at the top of a very impressive list.
Now in its fifth decade, ‘Getz/Gilberto’ remains the touchstone for Bossa Nova’s worldwide success and the Brazilian sound’s translation into a bona fide jazz idiom. The music of ‘Getz/Gilberto’ is irre ...

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