On June 24, 1976, Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil, Maria Bethânia, and Gal Costa opened up the present Doces Bárbaros on the Anhembi Stadium in São Paulo. With all box-office information damaged in the initial four performances generally there, they departed for an extremely effective tour through Campinas (São Paulo), Curitiba (Paraná), Florianópolis (Santa Catarina), and Porto Alegre (Rio Grande perform Sul). Notwithstanding, on July 7th all performers and members from the music group were researched by the authorities, when Gilberto Gil was discovered to maintain possession of handful of weed, being arrested instantly in Florianópolis. The display that evening, was done also if billed with noticeable anguish for the performers. Gil was convicted to 1 season of imprisonment, ultimately changed to the same period of internship on the Sanatório Botafogo (Rio de Janeiro). The display in Porto Alegre, on the Gigantinho Stadium, was canceled, as well as the group came back to Rio, where they do a two-month period on the Canecão, breaking the house’s box-office information with the discharge from the live-recorded LP Doces Bárbaros Ao Vivo. In 1994, the Doces Bárbaros teamed up once again within a tribute paid with the Mangueira samba college, commemorating the group’s 18 many years of development, with the present Doces Bárbaros na Mangueira. For the reason that same season, the samba college paraded on the annual Carnaval competition using the samba-enredo “Atrás da Verde-e-Rosa Só Não Vai Quem Já Morreu” (producing mention of Caetano Veloso’s “Atrás perform Trio Unétrico”), and Veloso, Gil, Costa, and Bethânia paraded in another of the sightly embellished automobiles (carro alegórico). On June 1st, the group performed once again on the Royal Albert Hall, London, using the drum portion of Mangueira.