Category Archives: olympics etc.

rotc @ thames festival (homage to rio) 8 sept 2012

artaha (our partners in crime for the olympics) as well as involving us with our new lifelong friends sargento pimenta, and old masters monobloco for the olympics, have now masterminded the cultural hand-over (hand back) of the spirit of carnival … Continue reading

minibloco + fabio allman @ casa brasil, somerset house 02 aug 2012

thanks to the government of rio de janeiro we are back again to play outdoors in central london on a summer evening. they have sponsored the stage, and we are here promoting tourism to their city, the location of the … Continue reading

rotc + monobloco @ guanabara 21 jul 2012

today, the planned stoke newington festival/olympic torch arrival in clissold park was cancelled/moved due to waterlogging… but who cares? we still got to play for tropical isles during hackney carnival parade and play with monobloco, sargento pimenta and everyone in … Continue reading

rotc + guests @ guanabara jul 14 2012

how special is this, the fab four on stage with us in london… not just any fab four, but the 4 ringleaders of bloco do sargento pimenta, rio’s beatles-themed carnival hit makers – leandro, felipe, felipe and matéus. our bands … Continue reading