I’ve been upset the last days when I heard that the Cidadão Quem’s gig I was going to attend had been called off after having been put off. Nobody explained why and we were just told how to get a refund. Then, last Saturday, early in the morning, I saw a notification on my phone that clarified everything: Luciano Leindecker, the bass player, had been ill and passed away. The skies certainly have grown darker here in Southern Brazil. Such a shame… You can read the news here: Luciano Leindecker Passes Away – ZH Never to be forgotten. R.I.P. Luciano Leindecker Continue reading Foi pouco tempo, mas valeu!
Another gig for my list! The good old Brazilian music was still breathing in Porto Alegre last Saturday. Check it out! Video by Micael Machado Continue reading Nando Reis e Os Infernais
I’m glad to bring you all the very first video from Entre Livros e Lembranças album by Bleff, a rock band originally from the city where I’ve been living. This is really great well-produced stuff. Definitely worth taking a look. Continue reading Moon Dog – Bleff
How many hot winters have you seen? It’s been really awkward to have over 30ºC right in the middle of Winter. It makes me wonder if we’ll have sudden cold waves in Summer. Oh, boy! Continue reading Winter in Southern Brazil
Also known as Dia do Gaúcho, September, 20th is the most important date for the Brazilian southern people who sing their anthem in every event and is proud of being who they are. Viva a Revolução Farroupilha! See more at http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guerra_dos_Farrapos Continue reading Revolução Farroupilha