Owner of Brain Productions Booking (a music agency based in São Paulo, Brazil), Carlo Bruno Montalvão acts as an artistic producer, booker and artistic manager, accumulating experiences, with more than 23 years of experience in the Global music market. Held music festivals, tours in Brazil and abroad (United States, Canada, Morocco, Spain, Argentina, Mexico, France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland etc.), television programs, produced numerous events, special projects and DVD recordings, etc. He performed / work in more than +800 shows as an executive, artistic producer, curator, booker, tour manager,author and/or director in musical events, festivals, concerts, tours and cultural activities. In 2010, he idealized and founded Brain Productions Booking, a music company specialized in management, booking and tour management of national and international acts (Artists), elaboration of cultural projects or music festivals, organization and dissemination of concerts, artists and events, advice and artistic agenda for bands and artists totally independent in São Paulo and throughout Brazil, South America, North America and Europe. That same year, he held his first international tour, bringing the North American artist Jonathan Richman to play in Brazil. In addition, he held shows in Brazil by Argentine bands Superchería, Los Alamos and Mutandina. In 2012, still with Vanguart, competed for VMB with 06 nominations and the band won in the category "BestRock Group". In 2014, he participated in the beginning and launch of Balaclava Records, as a mentor and consultant and also a partner in projects and tour developments. Executed and produced tours, in partnership with Balaclava, for international artists like Mac DeMarco (CA), Real Estate (USA), Sebadoh (USA), etc. In 2015, he performed and produced tours for international artists: Allah-Las (USA), Tycho (USA), Mac DeMarco (CA), Swervedriver (UK) etc. Participated in several festivals and cultural events in Brazil. In addition, he performed the show of 25 years of the band Pin Ups. He also performed the tour of the band The Baggios through Mexico (+ 06 shows). In 2016, he performed and produced the band The Baggios' performance at the festival Lollapalooza Brasil 2016. He traveled with the band Quarto Negro, as an executive producer, to promote their new álbum in United States (including a Session on KEXP, in 2015), and also a music tour in Spain, including concerts in Madrid and Barcelona (where they performed at the Festival Primavera Sound in 2016). In addition, he performed international shows for the bands The Helio Sequence (USA) and Shabazz Palaces (USA) in Brazil. In 2017, he participated in the SXSW Music Conference & Festivals, in the city of Austin, Texas (USA) and Treefort Music Fest, in Boise City, Idaho (USA), organizing a music tour composed of 09 concerts in the United States, with the band Fingerfingerrr. Also organized a North America Tour for The Baggios, passing thought Canadá (Pop Montreal) and United States (Pittsburgh, Washington DC and New York), also got the 1st nomination to the Latin Grammys with The Baggios (artist from our roster since 2010). In 2018, returned to SXSW, this time to hold a panel on "How to enter artists in major festivals around the World", along with promoters from Canada, Colombia and the United States. Also in 2018, he toured 14 shows, passing through 07 cities in Morocco, with the American band Added Color. In 2019, he toured Europe for the band The Baggios, with 23 shows in 24 days, passing through cities in Italy, France and Switzerland. Plus, he's got the 2nd nomination to the Latin Grammys with The Baggios. Currently, he develops the career of brilliant artists like The Baggios, BIKE, Ema Stoned, Atalhos in addition to the international Elephant Stone (CA), Sturle Dagsland (NO), Jonathan Bree (NZ), Reptaliens (US) and Mint Field (MX). DEVELOPED CAREERS AND ORGANIZED MUSIC TOURS FOR THE FOLLOWING ARTISTS: Vanguart (BR), Jonathan Richman (US), Mac DeMarco (CA), Allah Las (US), Sebadoh (US), Racionais MC’s (BR), Marcelo D2 (BR), Shabazz Palaces (US), Devotos (BR), The Helio Sequence (US), Acid Mothers Temple (JP), Swervedriver (UK), Patricia Polayne (BR), Visitantes (BR), Pública (BR), Lacertae (BR), Sergio Cassiano (PE), La Bronze (CA), Barry Paquin Roberge (CA), Les Deuxluxes (CA), Sulanca (SE), Detetives (BR), Zefirina Bomba (PB), Plástico Lunar (BR), The Holydrug Couple (CL), Reação (BR), Los Porongas (BR), Sonido Satanás (MX), Maria Scombona (BR), Garotas Suecas (BR), Mutandina (AR), DJ Gayance (CA), O Jardim das Horas (BR), Jorge Mautner (BR), Zé Geraldo (BR), Perrosky (CL), Pin Ups (BR), Superchería (AR), Los Alamos (AR), Glue Trip (BR), Paul Edward Higgs (UY), Los Siberianos (AR), Lucía Tacchetti (AR) entre outros.See more
ROCK IN GENERAL (ALMOST ALL STYLES ARE WELCOME, LESS METAL + HARDCORE ETC), WORLD MUSIC IN GENERAL, NEW INDIE, INDIE POP, SYNTHPOP ETC
SHOEGAZE, DREAMPOP, SYNTHPOP, PSYCHEDELIC ROCK, ALTERNATIVE MUSIC, UNDERGROUND STUFF, LO-FI, COLDWAVE, NEW WAVE, INDIE POP, NOISE POP, ELECTROPOP, ELECTROROCK, ROCK AND ROLL IN GENERAL.
She.he does not like
PLEASE DON'T SEND: SERTANEJO, TRAP, FUNK BR, GOSPEL, COUNTRY MUSIC, ETC
- Talking about the artists that I liked on my official social media channels. - Using some of the best tracks in our Playlists. - Introducing the artists (and their songs, albums, singles, etc.) that's had a highlight (to our musical taste) to our followers. - Possible contract of music representation and career development in South America. - Different Possibilities of partnership including Booking in South America (for Tours and Gigs), Music Promotion in Brazil, Artistic Representation etc
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