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Welcome to the show where we dive deep into the traditions of the Portuguese people. Every week we discuss and break down a new topic using facts and personal experience. We cover everything from matanças to folklore, and present it in a comedic, yet educational way.

Welcome to the show where we dive deep into the traditions of the Portuguese people. Every week we discuss and break down a new topic using facts and personal experience. We cover everything from matanças to folklore, and present it in a comedic, yet educational way.

Location:

United States

Description:

Welcome to the show where we dive deep into the traditions of the Portuguese people. Every week we discuss and break down a new topic using facts and personal experience. We cover everything from matanças to folklore, and present it in a comedic, yet educational way.

Language:

English

Contact:

5598275394


Episodes

CAB 150: Ultimate Luso List

3/1/2021
We're celebrating our 150th episode with a new segment we're calling the Ultimate Luso List! That's right we get into the "rank a thing on a podcast" business with all things Portuguese. Thank you to Amanda, Bruna, Frank, Monica, Nelson, Paul, and Raquel for participating! If you like the show and would like to get exclusive bonus material such as: Extended CAB Gabs, bonus mini-sodes, long form Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies visit our Patreon page at...

Duration:02:01:50

EC 054: Carnaval 2021 Review (Sort Of)

2/23/2021
It's back! Everybody's favorite episode with everybody's favorite storyteller. We weren't able to do a full episode on Carnaval reviews, but we made sure to put together a little snack to hold everyone over until next year. If you'd like to listen to the rest of this episode, you can find it on our Patreon page calaabocashow.com/support As a Patron, you will receive Extended CAB Gabs, as well as bonus episodes, bonus Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies exclusive to our...

Duration:01:07:05

CAB 149: Carnaval 2021 - Carnaval em Casa with Paul

2/15/2021
This year Carnaval looks a little differently, but none the less we've sat down with Carnaval Extraordinaire, Paul Martins, to talk about his history with the traditions. We dive into his beginnings, different groups, and performance experiences. If you like the show and would like to get exclusive bonus material such as: Extended CAB Gabs, bonus mini-sodes, long form Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies visit our Patreon page at calaabocashow.com/support and support the...

Duration:04:03:39

EC 053: Big Game Talk

2/12/2021
We're kicking off 2021 with some very (not really) in depth talk about last week's Big Game. Plus, we have some fun with hypotheticals in the Extended CAB. If you'd like to listen to the rest of this episode, you can find it on our Patreon page calaabocashow.com/support As a Patron, you will receive Extended CAB Gabs, as well as bonus episodes, bonus Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies exclusive to our supporters. Connect With Us: • Email feedback@calaabocashow.com •...

Duration:00:25:33

CAB 148: Matanca pt 5 - The MEAT Strikes Back

2/9/2021
It is a dark time for the CABies. Although Christmas has past and the holidays are over, boredom has pursued the CABies . Evading the dreaded obstacles of life, the Boca Boys and their guest Michael Correia have returned with a new season and Matanca pt. 5. The evil mundaneness of everyday life, obsessed with finding fun, continues to reach at the fun loving listeners of Cala A Boca... If you like the show and would like to get exclusive bonus material such as: Extended CAB Gabs,...

Duration:00:45:13

EC 052: Christmas Qualms

1/4/2021
The Boys end the year with a few not so jolly Christmas qualms. Also, where's your favorite place to read? Happy New Year! If you'd like to listen to the rest of this episode, you can find it on our Patreon page calaabocashow.com/support As a Patron, you will receive Extended CAB Gabs, as well as bonus episodes, bonus Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies exclusive to our supporters. Connect With Us: • Email feedback@calaabocashow.com • Subscribe to the Cala A Boca...

Duration:00:23:38

CAB 147: Christmas Special 2020 - 12 Dias de Christmas

12/23/2020
The holidays are upon us, so you know what that means: the Boca Boys are ready for another CAB Christmas. And this year they've brought a very special treat for everyone! Joseph's debut single: 12 Dias de Christmas. Merry Christmas everyone! If you like the show and would like to get exclusive bonus material such as: Extended CAB Gabs, bonus mini-sodes, long form Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies visit our Patreon page at calaabocashow.com/support and support the...

Duration:02:31:40

EC 051: Vegas and Video Games

12/18/2020
The Boys recount their trip to Vegas. There's jokes, Top Golf, and a topless show. And video games as a bonus? What more could you want? If you'd like to listen to the rest of this episode, you can find it on our Patreon page calaabocashow.com/support As a Patron, you will receive Extended CAB Gabs, as well as bonus episodes, bonus Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies exclusive to our supporters. Connect With Us: • Email feedback@calaabocashow.com • Subscribe to the...

Duration:00:18:30

CAB 146: Beaches

12/16/2020
The Boys are putting on their mankinis and heading out as they take a tour of Portugal's and the Azores' best beaches. There's plenty of geography to learn on this Summer time excursion, so grab your sun screen and get there. If you like the show and would like to get exclusive bonus material such as: Extended CAB Gabs, bonus mini-sodes, long form Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies visit our Patreon page at calaabocashow.com/support and support the show. Check out our...

Duration:01:27:01

EC 050: Eager for Joseph

12/11/2020
Manuel breaks the case wide open on Joseph's super secret instagram account and the boys do a little TV rec catch-up. Peach memes? We got them too! Just boot up your ears and have a listen. If you'd like to listen to the rest of this episode, you can find it on our Patreon page calaabocashow.com/support As a Patron, you will receive Extended CAB Gabs, as well as bonus episodes, bonus Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies exclusive to our supporters. Connect With Us: •...

Duration:00:21:42

CAB 145: Vasco de Gama

12/9/2020
This week we're hopping onto another boat as Joseph takes us through the roller coaster life of Vasco de Gama. We cover all the important aspects of his travels including hats, Steves, and increasingly cruel actions. Grab your sailing outfit, it's about to be a bumpy ride. If you like the show and would like to get exclusive bonus material such as: Extended CAB Gabs, bonus mini-sodes, long form Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies visit our Patreon page at...

Duration:00:56:46

EC 049: Nipple Piercings and HS Reunions

12/4/2020
Joseph recounts his near-pierce experience and the Boca Boys discuss their ideal high school reunions. Grab a lunch mimose and have a listen. If you'd like to listen to the rest of this episode, you can find it on our Patreon page calaabocashow.com/support As a Patron, you will receive Extended CAB Gabs, as well as bonus episodes, bonus Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies exclusive to our supporters. Connect With Us: • Email feedback@calaabocashow.com • Subscribe to...

Duration:00:05:45

CAB 144: Porto Wine

12/2/2020
This week we're pouring ourselves a nice glass of Porto wine. Well, maybe more than one. But hey, it's been a long year. We've earned it. And so have you! So pop open your own bottle and follow along with us as we discover the secrets of Porto wine. If you like the show and would like to get exclusive bonus material such as: Extended CAB Gabs, bonus mini-sodes, long form Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies visit our Patreon page at calaabocashow.com/support and support the...

Duration:01:21:19

EC 048: Showers, baths, and hacky sacks

11/3/2020
-ATTENTION- This is the episode Teap- er, I mean, Joseph didn't want you to listen to! So make sure you listen to it! If you'd like to listen to the rest of this episode, you can find it on our Patreon page calaabocashow.com/support As a Patron, you will receive Extended CAB Gabs, as well as bonus episodes, bonus Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies exclusive to our supporters. Connect With Us: • Email feedback@calaabocashow.com • Subscribe to the Cala A Boca Show on...

Duration:00:26:49

CAB 143: "Matança" - A Portuguese Inspired Horror Story

10/29/2020
Daniel and his sister Ana are your typical Portuguese-American kids. They love their traditions, especially Carnaval! While their parents are off visiting their Avô in the Azores, Daniel enjoys the freedoms of being a high school senior without the oversight of his parents. Things take a turn for the worse when a boy goes missing from their small town. Rumor has it that the ghost brothers of Os Irmãos Oliveira, murdered at their matança, are haunting the area. This episode is a story...

Duration:00:34:52

EC 047 - Stories & TV Recommendations

10/23/2020
We've got a couple stories for you! Just to catch you up on all the goings on. And also, 7 months into a pandemic, we know you are looking for new things to watch, so we list out some new recs for you at the end of the episode (PLUS, about 30 minutes of extra content for our patrons!) If you'd like to listen to the rest of this episode, you can find it on our Patreon page calaabocashow.com/support As a Patron, you will receive Extended CAB Gabs, as well as bonus episodes, bonus Era Uma...

Duration:00:28:12

CAB 142: Madeira

10/19/2020
Continuing our international tour of Portuguese speaking countries, and territories, we stop at the islands of Madeira, its triangle houses, tall peaks and cliffs and history. If this episode doesn't make you want to travel there, then we don't know what will. If you like the show and would like to get exclusive bonus material such as: Extended CAB Gabs, bonus mini-sodes, long form Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies visit our Patreon page at calaabocashow.com/support and...

Duration:00:59:00

CAB 141: Jorge Palma

9/14/2020
Remember way back when (Episode 003 to be exact) when Joseph kept repeating the name "Jorge Palma" trying to figure out who he saw in concert that one time? Well, he's become known as the inside joke in quite a few of our episodes; so today, he gets his own episode dedicated to his life! If you like the show and would like to get exclusive bonus material such as: Extended CAB Gabs, bonus mini-sodes, long form Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies visit our Patreon page at...

Duration:00:45:49

EG 046: Fast Food Showdown!

9/12/2020
Which fast food joint is the best? To answer this question we pose a simple challenge: Could you eat at this place for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner and not be sick of it? Which fast food chain do you think deserves the title? Let us know on Twitter @calaabocashow #CABFFshowdown If you'd like to listen to the rest of this episode, you can find it on our Patreon page calaabocashow.com/support As a Patron, you will receive Extended CAB Gabs, as well as bonus episodes, bonus Era Uma Vez...

Duration:00:29:07

CAB 140: Azulejos & Cavalum (Horse Devil)

9/3/2020
Everyone has seen those blue tiles on peoples houses. They are one of the most iconic artifacts of Portuguese culture. Something less well known is the story of Cavalum, a firey horse demon in the lava caves of Portugal. You get both today! So much distance learning! If you like the show and would like to get exclusive bonus material such as: Extended CAB Gabs, bonus mini-sodes, long form Era Uma Vez stories, and a lot of other goodies visit our Patreon page at calaabocashow.com/support...

Duration:00:38:09