Clips

Brian Cross and Eric Coleman share a story about the multi-talented Madlib, his knowledge of Brazilian music and his set of Brazilian tunes to an appreciative audience at a local Sao Paulo club…

Related posts

Sergio Milniczenko on DJs and their role promoting Brazilian music overseas…

Brazilian cultural attache Sergio Milniczenko explains that DJs are at the vanguard of introducing Brazilian music to new audiences. Sergio hosts the syndicated radio program The Brazilian Hour. He is a walking encyclopedia of Brazilian music and had some interesting things to say both in his official capacity at the Brazil Consulate Cultural Affairs department […]

Nara Leao, the muse of Bossa Nova?

I didn’t know much about her until I kept hearing her music on Pandora and then I read Ruy Castro’s fine book on Bossa Nova. What a voice!

Pat Metheny Garota De Ipanema

Metheny has been hugely influenced by Brazilian music. He lived there for a time in the 1980s and this song was one of the very first he learned playing guitar.

Newsletter

Thank you! Your submission has been received!

Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form :(