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RUA – samba-rock, maracatu + guests
RUA – samba-rock, maracatu
Rua [`hua], is a Brazilian project comprised of Melbourne-Based, Latin American musos. Rua belts out a down to earth mix of Brazilian styles, including – Samba, Bossa, Samba-Funk and Maracatu. The result is a blend of buoyant samba rhythms with the contemporary groove and bop of funk, that will undoubtedly get you dancing.
Rua is comprised of 5 musicians: Alcides Neto (Brazil) on guitar and vocals, Stefano Vespucci (Italy/Brazil) on double bass, Carlos Meza (Colombia) on drums, Luis Poblete (Australia/Chile) on percussion and Oscar Villagrana (U.S/Mexico) on trumpet.