Brilho de Luz Band is Brazilian Portuguese for "Shining Light".
Brilho de Luz takes audiences on an inspirational and melodious journey with their soulful and energizing rhythms. Their original music is composed of Afro-Brazilian beats, strongly influenced by the samba, pagoda and frevo of Bahia, Brazil. The musicians and singers of Brilho de Luz fuse their sound with reggae, funk, soul, rock, rhythm & blues and hip hop. The lyrics of their unique songs are performed in Portuguese and English. Their message is positive and inspirational, focusing on love, peace and empowerment. They play a variety of Brazilian and African percussion and folkloric instruments-- the timbal, surdo, bacurinha, djembe, congas, tabla, saba, berimbal, drums, guitar,bass,piano and flute.
Brilho de Luz Band believes that music has no strict genres and no fixed categories. Reggae and rock, Brazilian, heavy metal, jazz and hip hop all fuse together. Instruments from djembes of West Africa, tablas of India, surdos of Brazil and guitars of America and Japan jam together for great stimulating sounds! The world is one and multicultural. North meets South and East meets West. As life has different characters, so our music has different melodies, energies and vibrations.
Love songs like Beleza, Take Me with You and Nega de Tranca can make you cry or fall in love again. You won't be able to sit in your seat and may find yourself dancing in the aisle to Bahia con Amor, Natureza, Balanca and Everybody Party. These songs are hot!
Brilho de Luz Band is part of the wonderful tradition of creative and soulful musicians being international peace messengers. Brilho de Luz invites the young and old of all cultures to experience its natural high and dance to its passionate beats. Let Brilho de Luz shine its light upon your soul!