Drummers for Events, Corporate Entertainment and Festivals

FOGO AZUL WAS THRILLED, AGAIN, TO BE INVITED TO “REPRESENT” BRASIL WITH OUR SAMBA-REGGAE DRUM BEATS, as quoted above: The BEST Drummers for Events, Corporate Entertainment and Festivals. I hope you’ll pardon me, dear reader; in the altered universe in which I live, time does not pass linearly and my lacking time management skills are of no consequence. That said, …

Drumline for Events in New York City at the NYC Halloween Parade 2017

by Shelley Smith, FogoAzul Drummer Fogo Azul NYC, A drumline New York City closed out the month of October marching in two Halloween parades: the NYU and Community Board No. 2 annual Children’s Halloween Parade and, the piece de resistance, the largest Halloween parade in the United States, New York City’s 44th annual Village Halloween Parade. The parade theme this year …

FogoAzul NYC’s Endless Summer/‘SUM-ALL’ of 2017!

Search no further!  If Labor Day marks the (unofficial) end of summer, and if the rule of thumb that says summer is a marching band’s busiest season, then I guess I’d have say that Fogo Azul is enjoying one heck of an extended summer, now into sum-all (summer/fall transition)! Perhaps the sunny skies, warm temperatures, and a steady demand for our …

Summer is Coming!

It is: A great example is FogoAzul NYC!!!  The NYC Dance Parade. If you check out the parade page, you can see that our very own Samba Reggae Percussion Band participated. Next up for the women drummers of FogoAzul NYC is June!  We played events such as the Queens Pride Parade, Brooklyn Pride Parade and Festival, Rockland County Pride, Make Music …

Best Drumline, Samba Band in NYC!

Marching Band! Women Drumming in New York City! What do you get when a marching band meets Samba band? FogoAzul NYC has had a busy spring!  First we made a music video!  We entered the NPR Tiny Desk Contest!  As a marching band drumline, it was a little difficult to find a piece that was appropriate for the contest, but …

Brazilian drumline Samba band FogoAzul NYC Attends Annual Honk Festival!

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  Honk Festival   Last weekend FogoAzul NYC brazilian drumline samba band was invited to play at the Annual Honk Festival. Honk is an awesome annual 3-day free festival bringing brass bands and street bands from all over the United States and the world to Somerville, MA for a celebration of music, community and activism! FogoAzul NYC is part of worldwide …

Astor Alive – Sept 17, 2016

Batala New York City now FogoAzul NYC FogoAzul NYC in our FIRST show! Batala New York City now FogoAzul NYC is NY’s premiere Marching Band, Samba Band, and Drumline all in one package. Add some choreography and you’ve got the BEST BAND in New York! We’re so honored to have shared the stage with so many great artists on Saturday, …