Alexia Bomtempo

April 22

Joe's Pub

Doors at 6PM; Show at 7:30PM

Brazilian-American singer Alexia Bomtempo's 2013 release I Just Happen to Be Here is a beautifully stirring personal tribute to the music of the legendary singer/songwriter Caetano Veloso. Alexia's live set combines creative interpretations of Caetano's early 70's English language exile-era classics with colorful arrangements of modern Brazilian repertoire. Alexia has performed throughout South America, Europe, Japan, and the United States, attracting attention from media outlets ranging from NBC, NPR, The New York Daily News, and Globo TV.

"Alexia delivers a smooth and captivating musical blend." -GQ Magazine

"Alexia Bomtempo recreates the English songs of Caetano Veloso with delicacy and direct minimal instrumentation." -Billboard Magazine