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Vallenato for beginners

Avid fan Lee Ritter explains his love affair with Colombia’s most divisive musical genre

When I first arrived in Bogota in 2008, one of the things that struck me most was that the sound of screeching accordions accompanied by whiny vocals singing absurd, cheesy lyrics was everywhere. 1.265 palabras más

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ATX Live Music

Austin is known for its live music. I enjoy capturing the energy and emotion of the musicians as they perform.

The Cambodian Space Project performing at G-Raj Mahal… 122 palabras más


Ενα τραγούδι, μια ιστορία - "La gota fría"

Ο Carlos Vives είναι Κολομβιανός τραγουδιστής, από τους πιo διάσημους τόσο στην Λατινική Αμερική όσο και διεθνώς. Η μουσική του απλά σε ξεσηκώνει.
Το συγκεκριμένο τραγούδι είναι ένα vallenato (βαγιενάτο) και τα λόγια του αναφέρονται σε αληθινή ιστορία. 235 palabras más


Los Angeles Azules' Entrega de Amor

Los Angeles Azules/Los Angeles de Charly – Gran Encuentro (Disa)

Amid all the polkas and waltzes, regional Mexican radio loves to throw in cumbias, though sometimes you get the sense that’s more because they’re useful tools or building materials, the caulk of the format. 1.078 palabras más


To my pueblo

I love you, costeños.

I’ve known it for a while now, and as our second year together draws to a close, it’s truer than ever. I need it to be known. 940 palabras más


Arepas, Vallenato, Guanabana, y Rezos Contestados

These past few weeks have been an absolute whirlwind of adventures. It’s hard to believe that I have already been in Costa Rica for four weeks, and only have two and a half weeks left in this beautiful country. 1.294 palabras más

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