The carnival is a major annual festival that marks the celebration prior to fasting season of Lent. We went to the carnival for the first time. 306 more words
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The late, great samba musician Bezerra da Silva, who was the straight-talking “voz do morro”, would have turned 90 years old today. Bezerra was pretty much ignored by mainstream media, despite finding success in the world of samba in the late 1970s and onward. 185 more words
Apologies to all magpies for adding to the (apparently unjustified) bad press.
Another catch up of something I created quite a while ago.
I play, and have played, quite a few restaurants and situations where I am basically background. 351 more words