Author Archives: agogo22

About agogo22

Director of Manchester School of Samba at

3 things to do in Manchester this weekend (29 – 31 August, 2014)

This gallery contains 3 photos.

Originally posted on The Visit Manchester Blog:
[gallery columns="1" type="slideshow" ids="7611,7612,7613"] It’s the last weekend of the month so we have decided to give the piggy banks a rest this week. Here’s our guide to the best of what’s free…

Gallery | Leave a comment

A Brazilian Man Was Found Alive In A Body Bag At The Morgue A Day After Being Pronounced Dead

Originally posted on UPROXX:
It’s a story as old as time. Man goes to Brazilian hospital due to complications from an ongoing battle with stomach cancer. Doctors pronounce man dead of “respiratory and multiple organ failure.” Hospital puts the corpse…

Posted in General | Leave a comment

My Big Brother

Originally posted on Completely Disappear:
A short film by Jason Rayner

Posted in General | Leave a comment

Welcoming and Unique – A Closer Look At Nexus Art Café

This gallery contains 10 photos.

Originally posted on The Dry Umbrella:
[gallery type="circle" ids="7596,7597,7598,7599,7600,7601,7602,7603,7604" orderby="rand"] Serving as an art installation space, a community centre and, of course, a café (the coffee is excellent), Nexus Art Café is a welcome – and welcoming – alternative to…

Gallery | Leave a comment


Originally posted on BIA DANIELLE:
Pico da Ibituruna, which means Black Stone in the indian language Tupi-Guarani, is a beautiful peak that stands over the city of Governador Valadares, – Minas Gerais. While visiting Governador Valadares it’s a must to…

Posted in General | Leave a comment

Islas Galapagos – Ecuador ~ 14/08/14

Originally posted on beautifulsmilesaroundtheworld:
Islas Galapagos – Ecuador ~ 14/08/14 Hello everyone! :D Today (14/08/14), I received a very special and rare card! A card from the Galapagos Islands in Ecuador! The card was sent to me from Brazil! ^^…

Posted in General | Leave a comment

Samba, part 1: Carnaval

Originally posted on Exploring Brazilian Music:
Song: Acelera, Tijuca! (Accelerate, Tijuca!) Composer: Gustavinho Oliveira, Fadico, Caio Alves, and Rafael dos Santos Artist: Tinga This is the offical demo of the samba de enredo of the Unidos da Tijuca samba school.…

Posted in General | Leave a comment


Originally posted on Que massa!:
No– I am not referring to the to the popular Adidas shoe but rather the Brazilian musical genre that gets its roots from African beats.  Samba has become symbolic to Brazil and is a huge part…

Posted in General | Leave a comment

John Rylands Library

Originally posted on gordon marino photography:
Originally posted on gordon marino photography: View original

Posted in General | Leave a comment

That Eighties Design Look is Back.

Originally posted on Modular 4:
You might not have noticed it, or you might not be aware of it because you didn’t live through it the first time around, but the eighties are back. Over the last couple of years there…

Posted in General | Leave a comment