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Malambo
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Malambo

In the mood to dance? This energetic, one-woman, three-man band will be playing vals, festejo, and lando – styles derived from Spanish and African influences in the Southbank Centre, London. Rarely heard outside of its native Peru, Malambo features Juanita Euka, niece of legendary Congolese guitarist Franco, with David Mortara […]

Violeta Parra
Music United Kingdom

The Dream Lives On in Machynlleth

The vibrant and colourful music and dance of Latin America returns to Machynlleth  on Saturday 4th September with a  concert : “South American Celebration”,  taking place at Y Plas. This is just a taster of the forthcoming bi-annual Victor Jara Festival of 2011 that takes place in Machynlleth, within the […]

September 3: The Manu Chao and Onda Vaga Concert
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September 3: The Manu Chao and Onda Vaga Concert

East London was infected past Friday with the smoothest of Latin sounds, and the famous Mano Chao were there to support the Argentine band’s first concert. Vanessa Guzmán At The Light Temple in Shoreditch from 8 pm five voices could be heard singing in harmony among the musical medley. As […]

Passion without borders
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Passion without borders

Nothing is better than a sunny day sitting on the beach, in Varadero of course (Habana Cuba), feeling the fresh air hitting my skin, wet sand between my toes… Gonzalo Sanz Yes, an infinite horizon reflected in the immense and splendid blue sea, with an exotic frozen mojito in my […]

Charly García did it!
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Charly García did it!

There was a time that I was beautiful and truly free, I kept all my dreams in crystal castles little by little I was growing and my fables of love, they disappeared like bubbles of soap. The highway is long, when you look back time crossing borders, without giving you […]