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Marcio Mendes & Perth Samba Social Club
Friday 26 November 10.30pm
Samba music has found its home with the formation of Marcio Mendes & Perth Samba Social Club, a union of Perth’s best Samba Musicians.
PSSC music style has various influences, but mainly it comes from a background of “Samba & Samba de Gafieira ” – a type of rhythm deeply connected to the roots of Brazilian pop culture as it was created in the shanty towns (favelas).
Marcio Mendes’ music career in Australia goes back to early 2000 when he landed in Perth. Having performed in a number of festivals in Australia, including the Perth International Jazz Festival. At this show Marcio Mendes & PSSC will be performing famous well known Brazilian tunes as well as western tunes with a thrilling Brazilian flavour that will literally make you get on your dancing shoes!