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Ivo Perelman

Ivo Perelman is free jazz saxophonist born in São Paulo, Brazil on January 12, 1961. Perelman learned to play guitar, cello, clarinet, trombone, and piano while young, and concentrated on tenor sax from age 19. He attended the Berklee College of Music for one semester and then dropped out, moving to Los Angeles in 1986. Perelman released his first album in 1989, which featured Peter Erskine, John Patitucci, Airto Moreira, Elaine Elias, and Flora Purim as guests.

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Vinicius Cantuária

Vinicius Cantuária is a brazilian singer-songwriter. His musical style can be seen a mixture of bossanova, jazz and electronic influences. For more details see the Vinicius Cantuária homepage.

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There are at least 4 artists with the name Hold: 1.An experimental metal band from England. 2: A Hungarian darkwave band from the beginning of the 90's. 3: A Brazilian punk rock band. 4. A Lithuanian Industrial band.

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Slug is the name used by multiple musical acts: (1) American hip hop artist Sean Daley, of Atmosphere; (2) South African trance artist Liam Gibbs; (3) a Los Angeles avant/noise rock band; (4) a Chicago-based trance/breakbeat producer; (5) a house DJ from the Shetland Isles, (6) a singer-songwriter from the UK and (7) a south american thrash-metal band.

1. Sean Daley, Slug, Atmosphere:
Minneapolis, Minnesota isn`t exactly the ideal spot to try and maintain a career in hip hop, but somehow, Slug has managed to do just that.

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Richard David Court, aka Richie, is an expat English musician, singer and songwriter who emigrated in 1972 to Brazil, where he became a household name as a pop artist, singing mostly in Portuguese. In 1983 he released his 1st LP Vôo de Coração, which went multiplatinum and garnered five #1 singles, including the mega-hit Menina Veneno. Aside from his 8 solo albums to date, he has also appeared as a guest artist on records by Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil, Wagner Tiso, Jim Capaldi, Lulu Santos, Lobão, Ultraje a Rigor, Flávio Venturini and Kid Abelha, among others.

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There are at least 10 artists called TNT. 1) TNT is a heavy metal band formed in Trondheim, Norway in 1982, by vocalist and rhythm guitarist Dag Ingebrigtsen , guitarist Ronni Lé Tekrø , bassist Steinar Eikum and drummer Morten "Diesel" Dahl . They released their self-titled debut album the same year — their only album that features Norwegian lyrics — and got a hit with the single "Harley Davidson".

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Gui Tavares Gui Tavares is a Brazilian musician based in London.
He has been developing a number of projects to promote Brazilian music, and has played in venues such as Pizza Express Soho, Cargo, Jazz Cafe, the Barbican Foyer, and others. He has performed three times at Canning House, each time receiving a very appreciative reaction from the audience. The three shows were: Nossa Voz (Brazilian vocal group), Poor little rich girl (with the participation of Carlos Lyra and Marcos Valle), and Carlos Lyra and Marcos Valle in concert together (in which Gui collaborated). Tags: 
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