Anythng about Everything. Quick hits to help you through your day. As heard on The Sounds of Brazil!

QuemQueQuando: Elvis Sighting In Sao ...

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 09/07/2012 - 08:49 am

A first of its kind exhibition outside the United States, “The Elvis Experience” includes over five hundred rare artifacts, documents and photos, many of which have never left the vaults or exhibit areas of Elvis Presley’s Graceland in Memphis. The new exhibition opened on September 5th, in Sao Paulo’s Shopping Eldorado Mall. Elvis fans in Brazil are looking forward to the upcoming 12-week exhibition, with six performances of Elvis Presley in Concert. - Scott Adams

SAO PAULO, Brazil — Hundreds of Brazilian fans of Elvis Presley are flocking to a special exhibit devoted to the "King of Rock 'n' Roll" in Sao Paulo this week, the first to be held outside ...

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QuemQueQuando: Bebel Gilberto On Tour

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 08/21/2012 - 11:55 pm

Bebel Gilberto's six-city mini tour is set to capture spotlights (and ears) very soon - and in the case of two cities, it'll mark a return performance for 2012.
For instance, fans of the modern-day Brazilian American Diva in Chicago are eagerly anticipating her debut at City Winery on September 14th and 15th (with Paulinho Garcia) after enjoying her Macy's Brazil show earlier this spring. And the Big Apple will welcome Bebel home (she was born there, after all) for shows on September 24th and October 8th, In between are stops in California, Seattle, and Vancouver BC. Shows hve been added in Napa and San Francisco CA.
Catch a show and you'll be sure to hear tunes from her current 'All In On ...

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Experience: Rio's Musical Salute To 2016

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 08/21/2012 - 09:46 pm

Laurisa Nutting is our northeastern reporter for Brazil  and we asked her to share her thoughts on London's closing ceremony as we watched the spectacle unfold together - coast to coast - and also on Laurisa's TV from her home in the beautiful coastal city of Fortaleza.
The closing ceremonies for the London Games on July 12th were a thrill for anyone, especially for those who love music. It was indeed a superb musical show, with Britain´s great singers performing. When the party started (at 5pm, Brasilia time) we Brazilians were still feeling a bit down because our very talented Men's Volleyball team did not get gold. It was an achievement we were nearly taking for granted, becau ...

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Experience: For Rio, It's London's Le...

by Brazil Club - Let The Music Take You There on 08/21/2012 - 08:09 pm

Brazilian officials were taking notes as they watched how the 2012 London Olympics games played out. Although the overall setup went smoothly, there were a few misfortunes which Brazilian officials noted to avoid in the 2016 games. Needless to say, Brazilian officials and Brazilian residents alike are hoping for a great victory as they prepare for the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics Games.- Naomi Israel

While millions of people around the world simply watched and enjoyed the 2012 Olympics, for Brazilian officials it was a vital opportunity to learn what worked - and what maybe did not.
With the next summer Olympics being held in Rio de Janeiro in 2016, Brazil's organisers were ...

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