Articles Tagged with: puerto rico

Vice President José “Pepe” Biden
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Vice President José “Pepe” Biden

I was incredibly happy when Obama won last year’s elections. Still, I knew that having an African-American in the White House wouldn’t automatically change America’s…

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Escape to Paradise with Capo
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Escape to Paradise with Capo

Think of Pedro Capó as a Latino version of Jason Mraz: he’s got the looks, the sensibility, even the hat. But Capó also has pedigree,…

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Superaquello is Back
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Superaquello is Back

Those quirky, wacky, androgynous, dramáticos musicians (and personal favorites) known as Superaquello are back! Not only are they releasing a new album, but are also…

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Sex, drugs, rock ‘n’ roll …y tú
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Sex, drugs, rock ‘n’ roll …y tú

We loved it when they first released it, and love it still. And since puertorriqueños Davila 666 are performing this Friday and Monday in Brooklyn,…

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Baghdad, Puerto Rico
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Baghdad, Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is a unique, beautiful island. It’s a halfway nation, err… o.k., make that a halfway U.S. colony. As such, it has characteristics of…

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No offense to Puerto Rico, but what the %$*(% were you thinking?
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No offense to Puerto Rico, but what the %$*(% were you thinking?

Tom Brokaw moderated the US presidential debate last night, and Daddy Yankee will be moderating Puerto Rico’s gubernatorial debate tomorrow night.

Que, QUEEEE?!!?!?!

Yes, that…

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Introducing…La Sovietika
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Introducing…La Sovietika

En España la gente no se baña….and Russian girls are all whores.  At least that’s what they say in the Dominican Republic, where the term…

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New “Draco Rosa” Album Drops Hoy
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New “Draco Rosa” Album Drops Hoy

My favorite ex-Menudo is back with his first album completely en español, after 12 years of doing the bilingual thing. After hunting all over for…

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A Nuyorican Tour de Force
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A Nuyorican Tour de Force

Nu-yo-ri-can (ny-rkn) n. Informal
A person of Puerto Rican birth or descent living primarily in New York City.  [Blend of New York an (Puerto) Rican]. …

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From the Puerto Rican Underground with Love
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From the Puerto Rican Underground with Love

Recently, we went out on a weekend bender with Puerto Rican garage-punk band, Davila 666, a relatively new band that has been capturing the attention…

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Calle Tacuba? Cafe Tacuba and Calle 13 Hook Up
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Calle Tacuba? Cafe Tacuba and Calle 13 Hook Up

Pssssst…we just heard through the grapevine that two of our favorite Latin music groups are teaming up to record a demo together.
Das right, after…

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Miti Miti lands in NY for Nacotheque
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Miti Miti lands in NY for Nacotheque

Rita Indiana and Raina Mast are the Dominican-Gringo duo Miti Miti.

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Maldeamores
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Maldeamores

Last year, the Puerto Rican film Maldeamores (translated as Lovesickness) premiered at Tribeca Film Festival to a great reception, and after making the rounds of…

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Chichaito: the new Cosmopolitan
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Chichaito: the new Cosmopolitan

I have to admit that I had my share of (quite too many) cosmos back in the early millennium during my college years. I was…

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Chichaito: the new Cosmopolitan
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Chichaito: the new Cosmopolitan

I have to admit that I had my share of (quite too many) cosmos back in the early millennium during my college years. I was…

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