Born to a gypsy father from Santarém and a famous prostitute nicknamed A Barbuda (the bearded) from Portalegre, Severa’s exotic beauty and dramatic singing style, attributed to her gypsy blood, won the capital’s bohemians over.
There are street musicians and then there are street musicians. Original Bandalheira, a rag-tag team of skilled buskers who’ve been bringing Balkan beats to the streets of Lisbon since 2008, are the latter.
With the Eurovision win, the self-confidence of the Portuguese is higher than it has been in years, especially after winning the 2016 Euro Cup.
Lisboa Electronica at LXFactory just put Lisbon on the map for techno aficionados!
Captain Boy, known to his friends as Pedro Ribeiro, has granted Lisbon permission to come…
Video reporting on our neighbors in the North by the Man from Cork, with music by Blues
From inside a large, empty room at the back of Fábrica Braço de Prata, Ivo Dias explains the title of his first solo album, Se7e, as he scoots his chair in, excited. The album will debut there on March 4th, at 22h30.