Carnival History
Roots of Brazilian Music - Part III (Real Audio)

Bahia, where Brazil was discovered
Salvador is Pelourinho and much more

 

Samba-tuque-brasil
Dusseldorf Brazilian Group with great web site

 

Didá Banda Feminina for April'98 brazzil.com || Kirsten Weinoldt
The all-female band takes its name from a Yoruba term meaning creation. This new group was created by Neguinho do Samba, the creator of samba reggae

Lonely Planet excerpts

Do Brazilians speak Brazilian?
The Portuguese language is one of only five supported by the popular altavista translator and 160 million Brazilians speaking their version of the language is why.

How to Cuss in "Brazilian" for May98 brazzil.com by Tetsuo Berozu


Globo at brazzil.com
by Alessandra Dalevi
the dominant TV network everybody loves to hate.

 

That's Brazilian E-mail us information to [email protected] Boston || Chicago  ||  Los Angeles  ||  Miami  ||  New York ||  San Diego  ||  San Francisco  || Washington, D.C.
A list of Brazilian clubs, associations, liberal professionals, consulates, and businesses in general in the United States.  Please

 

That's Brazilian,a directory ofBrazilian businesses in the USA

Brasilian -Web
in German

Artists

Caetano Veloso - A brand new site dedicated to Brazil's foremost poet/songwriter/singer and now book author, Caetano. We love him dearly and so will you.

Clube do Tom - Tom is Antonio Carlos Jobim...need we say more?

Dissidenten - The group Rolling Stone magazine called "the Godfathers of World-Beat" has a funky, fun site. Check it out to find out more about this unusual and extremely creative German collective.

Estação Primeira de Mangueira - Everything you've always wanted to know about one of Rio's most beloved "samba schools."

Gilberto Gil - The other "tropicalista..."Master songwriter Gil doesn't need much of an introduction, does he?

Marisa Monte - This is a charming site dedicated to the young Brazilian diva. What does she like to eat? The recipes are there!

Tony Mola - At Bragadá.com you can read about the origins and the mission of this fabulous Bahian band. Tony is one of our favorite people and a great percussionist.

Books

The Brazilian Sound - Yes, we have our favorite books too! This is sort of a bible of Brazilian music in English, an illustrated guide to the vast, rich and ever-changing musical culture of that great nation.

Music Styles

Samba Home Page - THE page for this infectious Brazilian music form.

Radio Stations

WBGO- These folks in Newark, New Jersey play great jazz and world music, including our releases, of course!

QRADIO - Actually, this is Quincy Jones' best music from around the world. They obviously have included our wonderful CDs in their pick of the week for certain genres, so go check them out!

Travel and Culture

Brazilian Folklore - If you have our Brazil boxed set (or are going to buy it today) don't miss these wonderful pages on traditional Brazilian dances, dramatic dances, crafts, and much more.

Lonely Planet/Brazil - If you decide to go, check out the information on South America's giant. These Australians have been there, done almost everything!

Lonely Planet/Cuba - Same here. If and when we can go, we'll take their guide along.

Lonely Planet/Vietnam - Learn about the cultural roots of the French-Vietnamese guitarist Nguyên Lê and his beautiful music.

Maria-Brazil - For all things Brazilian, from body language to recipes to the best kept secrets of Rio in Maria's Little Black Book. Interviews, hundreds of gorgeous photographs and a humorous piece on the Brazilian bikini. Whether you're moving to Brazil or just visiting, don't miss the Crosscultural Pages.

Sugarloaf Mountain - This is a virtual tour of the lovely Pão de Açúcar in Rio de Janeiro. And there IS a musical connection...every Tuesday at 9 PM a cooperative of sambistas from several samba schools puts on a beautiful and informative show about samba and the samba schools...and you get to dance and learn from them. It's the real thing, so if you're ever in Rio, go see them!

Alaide Costa  Angra Arnaldo Batista Artur Maia Barão Vermelho  Big Allanbik  César Camargo Mariano Caetano Veloso Cama de Gato Carlinhos Vergueiro Cazuza  Chico Buarque  Cidade Negra  Claudio Guimarães Clementina de Jesus  Cranberries Danilo Caymmi  Dorina  Falcão Flavio Venturini Garoto Gilberto Gil  H.Mauro Jamelão  Joelho de Porco Jorge Benjor Karnak  Larry Carlton  Laurindo Almeida Lea Freire   Leila Pinheiro  Lulu Santos   Mangueira   Marisa Monte  Martinho da Vila Maurício Pereira  Mauro Senise Mona Gadelha MPB4  Olodum  Pato Fu  Paulo Ricardo Planet Hemp 14 Bis Quarteto em Cy  Raimundos  Rappa  Raul de Souza  Raul Seixas  Rita Lee  Robertinho Silva  Ruy Faria Sepultura   Sula Miranda  Tangos & Tragédias Teco Cardoso Timbalada Titãs Tom Jobim Toninho Horta Toquinho Vange Leonel Villa Lobos Wagner Tiso
Zion
Zizi Possi

 

Course Full Moon
Bahian music 06/20/97
Caetano Veloso: Livro 06/10/98
Carlos Malta: Jeitinho Brasileiro 11/04/98
Daúde: Daúde 08/18/97
Elba Ramalho: Leão do Norte 01/23/97
Gal Costa: Acústico MTV 03/13/98
Gilberto Gil: Quanta 11/14/97
Gonzaguinha: Gonzaguinha no Samba 11/25/96
Ivan Lins, Chucho Valdés e Irakere: Ao Vivo em Cuba