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15 Years of MADEIRADiG

The True Meaning of Luxury At Estalagem da Ponta do Sol, Valeriu Borcos, from the band Karpov not Kasparov, is playing the piano; the laidback audience listens to and cherishes the experience. Outside, musicians and the crowd laxly look at the sunset.When we get there, people stroll around the hotel, including the usual...

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Coletivo Casa Amarela

with Rui P. Andrade & Aires (Vítor Bruno Pereira)The MUDAS stage got filled with plants to welcome the music of Rui P. Andrade & Aires (the stage name of Vítor Bruno Pereira), both born in Madeiran and co-founders of the Coletivo Casa Amarela (CCA). They...

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Maja Osojnik

An Architecture of CompositionIn MADEIRADiG, an intense voice and soft delicate hands manipulate the instruments as if we were watching a contemporary dance piece. The concert of Maja Osojnik is one of those that remain in our thoughts for days after the performance. Let Them...

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Ana da Silva and Phew

Language Between IslandsAn absolutely memorable concert drove part of the audience to an emotion, although it was only the second concert of the two. Five days earlier they had played in London and then travelled to Madeira to play Island: an album edited by Shouting...

Language Between IslandsAn...

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All gates open with Can

As we speak, few are the secrets that music still has to discover in its past. Can have been one of those, as it was difficult to reach them in the pre-broadband era. Today, after praised by indie gods like James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem or Geoff Barrow of Portishead, Can are a band almost...

As we speak, few are the secre...

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Music for beheadings and decapitations

HHY & The Macumbas don’t have an easy name to pronounce, let alone to keep in mind. Neither in Portuguese nor in English. It’s an odd name and so is their music. Thankfully, after all we are just fed up with civilized, white-collar music, which serves as the soundtrack to some...

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Lisboa Soa 2018

Lisboa Soa returns on 20, 21, 22, and 23 September to fill the capital with experimental and ambient music.If last year the echoes of the magnificent experiences of sound art in Estufa Fria still linger in our minds, with several installations and concerts, this year...

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First edition of RPMM, in Porto

Porto will set new grounds in its commitment with electronic music and modernity, through the newest festival RPMM. Two intense days of the best sounds of electronic, produced by well-known national and international producers and DJs.From 28 to 29 July – soon –, from 12...

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Et Cetera Festival, in Faro

The Et Cetera Festival opens its doors to three continuous days of music, art and other events that promote several creative expressions. The dynamics obey to the contemporary cultures of electro, light and experimentation, with an array of concerts and an exhibition in the city...

The Et Cetera Festival opens i...

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New cultural events in Évora

Let us forget the centralism of Lisbon or Porto. Let us forget the recurrent idea that Portugal is a mere coast line. Let us remember of other centres, other programs, other communities. Let us remember of other institutions, art museums, art events that are displayed...

Let us forget the centralism o...

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