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Ocaso Underground Music Festival returning to Costa Rica, aims to be carbon neutral
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Ocaso Underground Music Festival returning to Costa Rica, aims to be carbon neutral

The Tico Times - July 11, 2019

Raging the largest developed beach town in Guanacaste, Ocaso Underground Music Festival keeps Tamarindo wide awake following the turn of the year. Located on the Nicoya Peninsula on…

Costa Rica Rocks: Grunge rocking for a cause
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Music
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Costa Rica Rocks: Grunge rocking for a cause

Eduardo Doryan - February 24, 2019

2019 started off well. It was Jan. 10, and I was getting offstage for the first time this year with Thunderborne, as usual soaked in sweat, having…

5 questions for Panamanian band Señor Loop
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5 questions for Panamanian band Señor Loop

The Tico Times - September 30, 2017

Having no expectations while creating music, and simply enjoying the creative process of exploring sounds: that's the essence of Panamanian band Señor Loop. For almost 20 years,…

PHOTOS: U.S. punk rock band Rise Against revives sentiment of resistance in San José performance
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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PHOTOS: U.S. punk rock band Rise Against revives sentiment of resistance in San José performance

The Tico Times - May 22, 2017

It’s a rainy Thursday afternoon in San José – Zapote, to be more precise – at the Pepper’s Club. We are waiting to watch the U.S. band…

A Costa Rican, a first kiss: Mourning George Michael
Artists
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Artists
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A Costa Rican, a first kiss: Mourning George Michael

Natasha Gordon-Chipembere - December 28, 2016

Read also: Desamparados, 1984 and Prince – A Tribute My compassionate husband must have sensed by my laughter at 7pm on Christmas Day that I had not…

5 questions for Costa Rican DJ Esteban Howell
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Newsletter
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5 questions for Costa Rican DJ Esteban Howell

Amanda Zúñiga - May 22, 2016

DJ Esteban Howell has come a long way since his piano lessons as a kid. After performing in music venues across Central America and Mexico over the last 15 years, he has become one of…

Pop icon Prince dead at 57
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Pop icon Prince dead at 57

AFP - April 21, 2016

NEW YORK – Pop icon Prince -- one of the most influential but elusive figures in music -- died suddenly at his compound in Minnesota on Thursday, a…

Q&A with Robyn Hitchcock: He began in the punk era but landed in Nashville
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Q&A with Robyn Hitchcock: He began in the punk era but landed in Nashville

Peter Whoriskey | Special To The Washington Post - April 2, 2016

The world first became aware of Robyn Hitchcock in 1980. He was with the Soft Boys, singing: Ahh aah aah Wanna destroy you! It was the punk…

Red Hot Chili Peppers to play Lollapalooza as new album emerges
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Red Hot Chili Peppers to play Lollapalooza as new album emerges

AFP - March 26, 2016

The Red Hot Chili Peppers will headline Chicago's Lollapalooza festival, it was announced last Wednesday, as the alternative rock greats complete work on their first album in five…