Turn it up! Turn it on!

Turn it up! Turn it on! Juliana Areias live interview at FarofaWA Radio Show tonight 8/8

Perth 7-8pm // Sydney 9-10pm //Brasil 8-9h.


Talking about this weekend shows with guitarist Mike Bevan coming from Adelaide to Perth after his Japan Tour to perform together  at Cine Vivo ( Sat 12th) and at The Ellington Jazz Club ( Sun 13th).

Tuesday 8/8 interview in Portuguese at Farofa WA Radio Show – 7-8pm Perth time. Listen online. Farofa WA YouYube Channel to listen later.

Friday  11/8 – interview in English  with Valentine at 6EBA World Radio – 9-10am Perth time.  Listen online.

SAT 12 AUGUST 2017 at CINE VIVOPerth Latin American Film Festival.

Juliana Areias & Mike Bevan (Perth – Brazil – Adelaide) – Double Tribute to Choro & Chico Buarque + Award Multiple winner Brazilian Movie Aquarius.

SUNDAY 13 AUGUST – 6pm  at The Ellington Jazz Club –  Juliana Areias & Mike Bevan  ( Perth – Brazil – Adelaide) –  Bossa & Beyond – $10 – $15 Book now


Juliana Areias, the Bossa Nova Baby invites Mike Bevan – one of the best Australian guitarists, based in Adelaide –  for this unique musical collaboration at The Ellington Jazz Club.

Together with bassist Adam Springuetti, they will present an enchanting repertoire of cool jazz, summer sambas, breezy bossas and captivating choros – Brazil’s most sophisticated musical genre, the precursor of samba – authentically performed by Mike in a seven string guitar.

It will also be a great opportunity to enjoy groovy improvisations and interesting originals such as “Estrela Acalanto” ( Star Lullaby) and “Garoto de Copacabana” ( The boy from Copacabana) co-composed by Juliana and Mike during one of Juliana’s trips to Adelaide.

About Juliana Areias

Perth based, Brazil born singer and song-writer Juliana Areias’s career includes performances at Montreux Jazz Festival, Sydney Opera House, Ronnie Scott’s of London and Auckland Festival. Her original album “Bossa Nova Baby” produced in Perth, has featured as the “Changing Face of Australian Music” on ABC Radio National and has been receiving multiple music award nominations, great reviews and continuous radio airplay in Australia, Europe, Japan, USA and Latin America.

While a teenager, Juliana was introduced to the founders of Bossa Nova by prize-winning music historian and journalist Ruy Castro who also dubbed her the ‘Bossa Nova Baby.’ This direct exposure to the Bossa Nova masters inspired her to become a professional singer and song-writer.

For audio, videos, photos and more information visit http://www.julianaareias.com and her facebook page https://www.facebook.com/JulianaAreias.BrazilianSinger/

About Mike Bevan

Mike Bevan has performed jazz, blues and Brazilian music locally, nationally and internationally in Brazil, Japan, Korea and the US.

Mike tours the country regularly and has played WOMADelaide, Bellingen Global Carnival, the Famous Spiegeltent, the Adelaide Fringe and Cabaret Festivals and the Adelaide International Guitar Festival with Doug de Vries and Yamandu Costa.

He has produced two CDs with ‘Caliente’, ‘Bebé’ and ‘Menage à Guitar”; two with vocalist Charmaine Jones, ‘A Small Hotel ‘ and ‘Still’; a solo album, ‘Homage’, and ‘Never too Far Away’, a recent collaboration with his brother Andy Bevan.

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Tuning all your senses

Revelation Film Festival Cine Vivo Latino Film Festival Launch Party Juliana Areias Juan Rando Dance Academy 1

Tune into  RTR 92.1 FM – Global Rhythm Pot tomorrow , Saturday 1/7  12.15pm for an exclusive live interview with Juliana Areias, talking about her special performance at the Cine Vivo2016 Latino Film Festival Launch Party – as part of the Revelation Perth International Film Festival featuring Samba de Gafieira music and dance.

The party will happen on Friday 8th July – 9pm at the Queens Building in the heart of the city , encourages the public to experience all the colors, sounds, movement and tastes of Latin America through all the senses. The event presents Juliana Areias – Bossa Nova Baby band with special guest Nico Bahamonde ; Samba de Gafieira dance performance  by Juan Rando Dance Academy teachers Alessandra Claro & Juan Rando and their students;  Art Exhibition ” Terra Incognita” and Brazilian food.

“I am very excited and proud to see this festival – which started at my friend Rafael Baro‘s  house,  five years ago, becoming part of the calendar of the city and part of the program of the most prominent International Film Festival of Western Australia, the Revelation Film Festival !  This is Perth, the city  where  cinema, music, dance, visual arts and culture converge.  Let’s immerse ourselves! ” – invites Juliana Areias. 

*** Party Address: 97 – William St, Perth CBD – (Queens Building Upstairs, corner with Murray St ). BOOK NOW

*** Tip: if you buy a ticket for the Brazilian movie “Bull Neon” shown at Cinema Paradiso 6.30pm before the party, bring your ticket to the party and you can have a $5 discount when pre-purchasing your ticket for the Party Launch at this link above. Act now!