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Welcome, dear readers, to another edition of our Guided Tour musician series. We’re all about diving into the long careers of some of the most important figures in Argentine music history. In past installments, we’ve taken a look at the

In out of nowhere news from around the world, Ed Sheeran just revealed that Cordobés trapper and most listened to Argentine on Spotify, Paulo Londra, will be featured in his new album called No. 6 Collaborations Project, …

Memes spread like wildfire, and memes that speak to regional quirks – that we can point to and say “oh my God, that’s so me!” – even more so. Over the last few weeks, you may have noticed

“In 1986, my father had a store in the heart of Saavedra. At the beginning of the 90s, Chinese immigrants started to arrive. And even though my dad fought gram by gram, slice by slice, he couldn’t compete, and he

Over the course of my four month-long study abroad stint in Buenos Aires, I have attempted to immerse myself in the local culture. I have boliche’d and mate’d and medialuna’ed the lights out. However, one vital cultural aspect has eluded

A while back, we wrote about the new Maradona documentary which was to premiere at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, albeit out of competition. The movie was directed by Asif Kapadia, the man behind Amy and Sennatwo of …

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last few months, you’ve probably heard that Game of Thrones is coming to an end this Sunday. Heck, we actually wrote about it a few days ago. So it’s no surprise …

It’s been a whirlwind couple of weeks for Cristina Fernández de Kirchner. Between the launch of her now best-selling book titled Sinceramente and the news that broke yesterday that her court date will be delayed until who knows when, …

Argentina’s musical DNA includes the brokenhearted melancholy of tango, the fist-pumping rush of rock nacional, the frenetic swing of cuarteto, and the rhythms of various other autochthonous styles such as chacarera and chamamé. But amid all of these