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We Sit Down With Marcos Ariel
With Marcos Ariel, the music never sits still. We talk big breaks, pizza and exactly what a perfect wave sounds like when translated into Brazilian jazz.


January's Brazilian Music Birthdays
January’s Brazilian music birthdays include a trio of Brazil’s all-time best,
a Bossa Nova ingénue and a legendary anniversary.

Rewind: Prince at Rock In Rio
30 years on, we look back at Prince’s only visit to South America, where his purple reign over Rock In Rio 2 took up three of the festival’s seven nights.

Brazilian Comfort Food Guide
The new year brings more choices as we continue our support for hundreds of Brazilian American restaurants, cafes, markets and more, near you.

10 Questions with Leo Gandelman
It's been a while since 'Leo from Rio' packed up his saxophones and headed back home; new opportunities beckoned. His latest albums include a tribute called...

This Week's Program: The Brazilian Piano
Preview: Listen Live! The warmth of The Brazilian Piano takes over the playlist this week. Two hours to enjoy 14 of Brazil's grandest!

Broadcast date: January 10 - 16
On Demand through January 24

Streaming at 7 am, 3 pm, 6 pm and midnight Central. On demand, too.

Ella Arrives With The Bossa Beat
Get to know singer and songwriter Ella Borges’ soulful side. She's the daughter of world-class percussionist Magrus Borges.

Our Picture Of The Day: from November 25th, 2020
A new image every day whenever you visit our homepage.

Brazil’s Guinea Pig cousin is the very social Capivara, which can grow to be five feet tall, making it the world’s largest member of the Rodent family.

Next week's theme: 'The Warmth Of The Brazilian Piano'

The Sunday Brazilian Brunch: Guitars & Saxes
Sundays are made for relaxing, especially now that Winter has arrived. Enjoy three hours of Brazilian sax and gutiar favorites. You are always welcome.

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