National and Inernational Music Links
Carnaval.com: 'worldwide' site with details of carinivals worldwide. Pages on Jazz, Roots music, etc. via the 'Samba Music' link
Very interesting site about the history of Brazilian gods (orixas), slavery and religion. Brazilian music is very much connected with religious ceremony.
''Paraiso', a London Samba school. Details of samba gatherings in London
Lovers of percussion & drums , drums, drummers, drumming Rejoice! Candombe, African, Samba, Reggae Jazz, Funk, etc. Lots of interesting articles
Lot of Africn Rhythms to download in mp3 format as well as graphic scores. Includes all the different drum parts for the particular rhythm.
Liverpool's Radical and Community Bookshop. Many 'alternative' titles from a well established, well stocked bookshop. They also have a great selection of 'world music' and 'Roots Music' CD's. A visit to their shop or website is worthwhile.
Friends of the Band
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