In 1980, Peter Tosh & Word Sound And Power were in Brazil, to play at the 2nd Festival Internacional De Jazz . They played inside the Palacio das Convencoes do Anhembi, Sao Paulo. The second edition of the festival ran… Continue Reading
THE SUNDAY RIFF,8/18 6:10pm EST: ‘LIVE TODAY’ Bassist Derrick Hodges’ album. “Rise of The Troubador Warriors”-Afro-Funk, Afro-Beat and Ethio-Jazz, from the 21st century. Cuban Pianist/Composers, Elio Villafranca and Aruan Ortiz. Oudist Anouar Brahem. Brazilian guitarist Ricardo Silveira, and Brazilian singer… Continue Reading
Friend of the MIDNIGHT RAVER BLOG Mr. Rohan Marley Appointed as United Nations Goodwill Ambassador of Music and Culture in Brazil: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (March 27, 2013): Rohan Marley, Chairman of Marley Coffee, House of Marley and son of… Continue Reading
Many thanks to my good friend Vinicius Brandao for sharing this show with me in HD!
Included here is a detailed description of Marley’s trip to Brazil in 1980. It was featured in The Beat in March 1997. BOB MARLEY IN BRAZIL The Beat, 1997 Journal Article Author: Leo Vidigal ISSN: 1063-5319 Volume: 16 Issue: 3… Continue Reading
Here is a rare video clip of Tosh opening a show in Sao Paolo, Brasil with the ultra-heavy “400 Years.” Crucial footage shared with the blog by my good friend Vinicius Brandao.
Here are two selections from Andrew Tosh’s show in Salvador-Bahia, Brazil on May 25, 2003. I have never seen or heard this show before, so I assume it does not circulate widely in the U.S. Lucky for me my… Continue Reading