Dee, Snakehandlers already cookin' in new year
Backed by the masterful rhythm section, Schwacha moves from the bossa nova of the title track to the bop of ... the ballad “Whenever You Ask” and the disc-closer, the blues “New York System,” also known as “Ode to a Hot Dog.”
New Year's Eve parties: A last-minute nightlife guide
Wait, let's restate that: Let's put 2011 to bed and look forward to a new year ... the restaurant-bar, 13225 Shaker Square, Cleveland, will host a Brazilian bash featuring DJ Mazi spinning 1960s and '70s samba and bossa nova.
Pop and Rock Listings for Dec. 30-Jan. 5
(Anderson) ★ Bebel Gilberto (Thursday) Brazil’s bossa nova dynasty remains expertly guided ... creating intimacy between her and her wildly gyrating audience. In New York, she does so by chanting bilingual, bohemian mantras of love over ...