Back2Black Festival is back to RIO!!


On March 20th and 21st, Cidade das Artes hosts another edition of Back2Black festival. The first black music and culture festival in Brazil is now on its sixth edition, with a schedule that brings upcoming artists and veterans in the African and Brazilian music scene, with a prominence towards rhythms from Jamaica.The line-up features established musicians like Angelique Kidjo, DAMIAN MARLEY (the son and disciple of the legacy of BOB MARLEY, performing for the first time in Rio). and Planet Hemp, as well as a tribute to black Carioca composers, in celebration of the city’s 450th anniversary.

Local: Cidade das Artes
Adress: Avenida das Américas – Barra da Tijuca 5300, Rio de Janeiro – RJ, 22793-080
Date: 21/03/2015 to 22/03/2015
Time: Friday and Saturday at 21:00
Price: R$75 to R$200
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It’s Ringo Starr turn to perform in Rio!!

At the end of this month, Rio hosts a show by a monster of rock ‘n’ roll music. Ex-Beatle Ringo Starr will make a stopover in Rio during his Latin America tour. Alongside his All Starr Band, Ringo performs on Tuesday the 27th, at Vivo Rio.



Name of the Local: VIVO RIO
Adress: Avenida Infante Dom Henrique, 85 – Parte do Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro – RJ, 20021-140 ‎
Date: 27/02/2015 a 27/02/2015
Time: 22:00
Price: R$150 to R$700
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