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Reggae royalty with a new rhythm: Ky-mani Marley
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Reggae royalty with a new rhythm: Ky-mani Marley

Masauko Chipembere - November 21, 2015

It has to be tough to be one of Bob Marley’s sons: You are forever living in the shadow of one of the greatest artists of all…

LISTEN: National Radio makes waves with 100% Costa Rican musical programming
Music Beat
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Music Beat
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LISTEN: National Radio makes waves with 100% Costa Rican musical programming

Amanda Zúñiga - November 13, 2015

Costa Rica's National Radio, 101.5 FM – part of the National System of Radio and Television, or SINART – has just embraced an ambitious project. In order to…

Arts and Culture
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The ‘Fifth Beatle’ Andy White dies at 85

AFP - November 11, 2015

[caption id="attachment_80144" align="aligncenter" width="500"] (Via New York Metro Pipe Band Facebook)[/caption] NEW YORK – Andy White, a session musician who played drums on the first Beatles hit but…

Nrmal Festival readies for takeoff
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Nrmal Festival readies for takeoff

The Tico Times - November 11, 2015

The much-anticipated Nrmal Festival Costa Rica is now less than two weeks away: the event, known for promoting emerging talent, will kick off Nov. 21 at the Centro…

Rolling Stones to tour Latin America
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Rolling Stones to tour Latin America

AFP - November 5, 2015

NEW YORK -- The Rolling Stones, who in their fifth decade remain some of the top earners in the live music business, announced a 2016 tour of Latin…

Costa Rican band 424 caps off year with new single, video and concert
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Costa Rican band 424 caps off year with new single, video and concert

The Tico Times - November 4, 2015

The Costa Rican band 424 is celebrating a momentous year with the release of their new single and video, as well as a concert at Hoxton Pub in…

Costa Rica prepares for a blast of music: its first-ever Nrml Festival
Music Beat
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Music Beat
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Costa Rica prepares for a blast of music: its first-ever Nrml Festival

The Tico Times - October 30, 2015

The Nrml Festival is coming to Costa Rica for the first time. Organized by Epicentro, a Costa Rican musical platform for the promotion of original and alternative…

Concert explores roots of traditional Caribbean music
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Concert explores roots of traditional Caribbean music

Amanda Zúñiga - October 15, 2015

A mostly forgotten Afro-Caribbean rhythm known as "Sinkit" will come to life this Saturday, Oct. 15, in the hands of renowned musicians of the genre. The musical group…

Cuban legends Buena Vista Social Club to play at White House
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Cuban legends Buena Vista Social Club to play at White House

AFP - October 13, 2015

Related: Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club says 'adiós' with sounds of old Cuba WASHINGTON, D.C. – Havana's legendary Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club will become the first Cuban group…

Tom Petty was a heroin addict in the ’90s. Here’s why he’s finally talking about it
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Tom Petty was a heroin addict in the ’90s. Here’s why he’s finally talking about it

Geoff Edgers | The Washington Post - October 7, 2015

The idea for a new unauthorized Tom Petty biography came from a surprising source: Tom Petty. "He didn't want it to be authorized because he felt like…

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