Mikael Mutti and his band, Percussivo Mundo Novo (Photo: Bruno Senna)

The World's Alex Gallafent profiles a band that uses video game technology to take Brazilian percussion into the 21st century. The band is called Percussivo Mundo Novo or New World Percussion. US Tour Information 07/28/2011 — Newark, NJ - NJPAC — Sounds of the City, 1 Center Street 07/29/2011 — Philadelphia, PA - World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut Street 07/30/2011 — New York, NY - SOB's/Brazil SummerFest, 200 Varick Street, Basement 08/04/2011 — Somerville, MA - Johnny D's Uptown, 17 Holland Street 08/06/2011 — New York, NY — Lincoln Center Out of Doors — La Casita project,Lincoln Center North Plaza 08/07/2011 — Bronx, NY - Lincoln Center Out of Doors — La Casita project,Teatro Pregones @ 571 Walton Avenue 08/09/2011 — Washington, DC - Kennedy Center — Millenium Stage, 2700 F St NW

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