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US panel forces online radio services like Pandora to pay more to stream songs
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US panel forces online radio services like Pandora to pay more to stream songs

Hayley Tsukayama | The Washington Post - December 17, 2015

The U.S. Copyright Royalty Board raised the rates that Pandora and other online radio services must pay for the right to stream songs Wednesday, sending Pandora's shares…

Saying goodbye to El Steinvorth: a downtown cultural catalyst
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Arts and Culture
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Saying goodbye to El Steinvorth: a downtown cultural catalyst

Elizabeth Lang - December 12, 2015

Bars open and close every month in San José. The fact that a downtown bar known as El Steinvorth is closing its doors might not, at first…

Radio Hit announces new plans for 2016
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Radio Hit announces new plans for 2016

The Tico Times - December 12, 2015

Radio Hit (104.7 FM) celebrated its successful 2015 with a year-end bash – and announced plans for what could be an even bigger 2016. The radio station…

Dub sounds in Costa Rica: Mad Professor and Mad Elaine
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Dub sounds in Costa Rica: Mad Professor and Mad Elaine

Masauko Chipembere - December 11, 2015

[caption id="attachment_83280" align="alignright" width="300"] (Via Facebook)[/caption] When I sent a note to the artist known as Mad Professor on his Facebook page asking for an interview, I…

U2’s Bono writes Paris attacks song ahead of French gigs
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Arts and Culture
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U2’s Bono writes Paris attacks song ahead of French gigs

Eric Randolph | AFP - December 6, 2015

PARIS – U2 frontman Bono has written a song about the Paris attacks ahead of a defiant return to the French capital on Sunday for gigs that may…

PHOTOS: Zópilot! blows everyone away with farewell show at San José’s Cine Magaly
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Arts and Culture
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PHOTOS: Zópilot! blows everyone away with farewell show at San José’s Cine Magaly

The Tico Times - December 6, 2015

Zópilot! performed for the last time on Friday, Dec. 4 at Cine Magaly in San José. Dressed in white, Andrés Araya, David Bolaños, Marco Alfaro, Franco Valenciano and…

Costa Rican band Zòpilot! performs for the last time tonight at Cine Magaly
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Arts and Culture
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Costa Rican band Zòpilot! performs for the last time tonight at Cine Magaly

The Tico Times - December 4, 2015

The Costa Rican experimental rock band Zòpilot! will be performing for the last time tonight at 8:00 pm at Cine Magaly in San José. The band, created…

Radio Hit celebrates its fifth anniversary tonight at Hoxton Pub
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Arts and Culture
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Radio Hit celebrates its fifth anniversary tonight at Hoxton Pub

The Tico Times - December 3, 2015

The Costa Rican radio station Radio Hit (104.7 FM) is celebrating its fifth anniversary tonight at 9:00 PM at the Hoxton Pub in Los Yoses. The station…

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VIDEO: AZ’s ‘Back To Myself,’ filmed in Costa Rica, makes the rounds ahead of ‘Doe or Die, Vol. 2’

David Boddiger - November 28, 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F4GE8GKp3BI The video opens with a drone shot over Costa Rica's pristine Manuel Antonio beach on the Pacific coast and quickly cuts to a stack of Costa Rican…

PHOTOS: Sights and sounds of Costa Rica’s first Nrmal Festival
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Arts and Culture
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PHOTOS: Sights and sounds of Costa Rica’s first Nrmal Festival

The Tico Times - November 24, 2015

The first Costa Rican edition of the Nrmal Festival took place on Saturday, Nov. 26, at the Centro de Eventos Pedregal in San Antonio de Belén, Heredia.…

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