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Brazil and the world inside Assim Assado

Several boundless movements are found in the Brazilian artistic realm, worlds that get entangled and influence each other. The limits are shattered with immense ease, there is no room for a fear of taking risks, nor for a preconception formatted by the imposition of styles....

Several boundless movements ar...

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MADEIRADiG 2017

Between Nature and ExperimentalLaraaji dresses orange every day, a dress code with a vibrant radiation, close to the colour of the sun, fire, energy and creativity. “By the mid-70s I started to use orange in an experimental attitude. It is what I call a deep...

Between Nature and Experimenta...

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Laraaji @ MADEIRADiG

Edward Larry Gordon aka Laraaji was born in Philadelphia and started by studying piano, trombone and vocals. The street performances that are his work only came up later, during the 70s, in Park Slope in Brooklyn, Village and Upper West Side. “Village was my favourite...

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NaN:Collider @ MADEIRADiG

Code is PoetryIn a fusion between music and digital art, NaN:Collider (João Martinho Moura and António Rafael, together with Miguel Pedro, founder of the group Mão Morta) presented at MADEIRADiG an immersive show that takes the spectator on a 30 minute trip through the deep...

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The Necks @ MADEIRADiG

“This is a real luxury”Formed in Australia in 1987, The Necks are one of the best jazz experimental trios in the world that we had the privilege to listen to in Madeira during their thirty years tour". It’s a portal to another universe, which probably...

“This is a real luxury” ...

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Greg Fox @ MADEIRADiG

One Man ShowThe Gradual Progression it’s his new album, a combination of his work and his musical exploration that he showed in an amazing performance in this special festival. Mixed with his frenzy on the drums, the technology called Sensory Percussion – invented by Tlacael Esparza...

One Man ShowThe Gradual Pr...

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Maja S. K. Ratkje @ MADEIRADiG

The Girl in the LabMaja came from Norway to play at MADEIRADiG. She’s a great composer and contemporary singer who has worked with names like Zeena Parkins (who’ve played in the last edition) or Ikue Mori. Besides looking very focused on her musical lab, Maja...

The Girl in the LabMaja ca...

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Portuguese Afrobeat or a form of hypnotism

It started ten years ago in bedrooms and living rooms and garages of Quinta do Mocho, however, nowadays, it breathes in venues like Musicbox, ZdB or even Lux for that matter.Afrobeat and kuduro are not something new in Portugal. Born and raised here, they are now reaching adulthood.The two major names that immediately pop up...

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Vodafone Mexefest 2017

We're already feeling the beat of the heartOn November 24 and 25 we will feel the city’s heartbeat, as well as the new blood of emerging music running through its veins.From Lisbon’s Coliseum to São Jorge, from Casa do Alentejo to Capitólio, and between the...

We're already feeling the beat...

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