Toucan Rescue Ranch hosting ‘Tunes for Toucans’ concert fundraiser
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Music
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Toucan Rescue Ranch hosting ‘Tunes for Toucans’ concert fundraiser

The Tico Times - November 25, 2018

If you're hungry for a good meal for a good cause, the Toucan Rescue Ranch will celebrate Giving Tuesday with a concert fundraiser at the popular Riverside…

Costa Rica Rocks: Sun sets on El Sotano and Amon Solar
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Arts and Culture
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Costa Rica Rocks: Sun sets on El Sotano and Amon Solar

Eduardo Doryan - September 14, 2018

I have fond memories of El Sotano: sipping cheap red wine in a darkened room to the tune of an unbelievably talented Scandinavian cello master performing his…

Costa Rica Rocks: A night of heavy metal in Cartago
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Arts and Culture
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Costa Rica Rocks: A night of heavy metal in Cartago

Eduardo Doryan - August 17, 2018

Paraíso, a small city about 8 kilometers southeast of Cartago is known for the beautiful surroundings that gave it its name: Paradise. It’s also a bit of…

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

Elizabeth Lang - 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…

5 questions for a Costa Rican rapper – and an exclusive recording
Artists
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Artists
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5 questions for a Costa Rican rapper – and an exclusive recording

Elizabeth Lang - April 23, 2017

The passion to empower others is what has driven the Costa Rican rapper Nakury to share her work with the world. Nakury, who was born in Turrialba…

5 questions for a Honduran artist
Artists
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Artists
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5 questions for a Honduran artist

Elizabeth Lang - April 8, 2017

Over the years, a number of writers, artists and filmmakers have told the stories of Central American migrants and the challenges they face. However, the latest project from Honduran artist Pável…

5 questions for a Costa Rican musician
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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5 questions for a Costa Rican musician

Amanda Zúñiga - April 2, 2017

Recommended: 5 questions for a Costa Rican musician - blind artist Gerardo Mora Luis Carmona may be only 22, but he has organized his life around the…

5 questions for a Colombian rapper
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Artists
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5 questions for a Colombian rapper

Elizabeth Lang - March 26, 2017

For many, music is a passion that can also be an educational tool. Ephniko, 36, is a Colombian rapper who has been mastering the power of music…

VIDEO: This weekend’s Transitarte Festival
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Art Walks
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VIDEO: This weekend’s Transitarte Festival

Amanda Zúñiga - March 21, 2017

The annual summer festival Transitarte took place over the weekend, March 17-19. Art and music flooded three of eastern San José's main parks: Parque Nacional, Parque Morazán and…