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

Elizabeth Lang - 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,…

21 photos from this year’s Envision Festival
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21 photos from this year’s Envision Festival

Kristel Segeren - March 2, 2017

The seventh edition of the Envision festival, which each year brings together thousands of people to celebrate music, yoga and permaculture in Uvita, on Costa Rica's southern…

Envision Festival prepares to kick off its seventh edition
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Envision Festival prepares to kick off its seventh edition

Amanda Zúñiga - January 31, 2017

While temperature is dropping in the north and some are being surrounded by snow, a getaway to a warm Costa Rican beach might be in order: and just…

La Carpio’s cultural rebellion
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La Carpio’s cultural rebellion

Elizabeth Lang - January 13, 2017

Part Four of a four-part series. Read Parts One, and Two and Three!  Is it possible for a single organization to change the face of a country's toughest neighborhood?…

Changing paradigms in La Carpio through volunteering
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Changing paradigms in La Carpio through volunteering

Elizabeth Lang - January 12, 2017

Part Three of a four-part series. Read Part One here and Part Two here. Is it possible for a single organization to change the face of a…

Meet Alicia Avilés, the perseverant immigrant leader of La Carpio’s cultural growth
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Meet Alicia Avilés, the perseverant immigrant leader of La Carpio’s cultural growth

Elizabeth Lang - January 9, 2017

Part Two in a four-part series. Read Part One here. Is it possible for a single organization to transform one of Costa Rica’s toughest neighborhoods? La Carpio, the shantytown…

Rebuilding the community of La Carpio through cultural education
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Rebuilding the community of La Carpio through cultural education

Elizabeth Lang - January 6, 2017

Is it possible for a single organization to transform one of Costa Rica's toughest neighborhoods? La Carpio, the shantytown located in La Uruca, San José, is synonymous in the…

The Black side of the story: Afro-Costa Rican MC Huba Watson
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The Black side of the story: Afro-Costa Rican MC Huba Watson

Natasha Gordon-Chipembere - December 5, 2016

Huba Antonio Watson Webley, Costa Rica’s double platinum lyricist and rapper, took time out of his busy schedule with the release of his first solo EP, called…

Meet Sarai González, the inspiring Tica in Bomba Estéreo’s “Soy Yo” video
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Meet Sarai González, the inspiring Tica in Bomba Estéreo’s “Soy Yo” video

Elizabeth Lang - October 26, 2016

If you've sampled social media at any time during the past couple of months, you've probably tapped your toes to “Soy Yo” (“I'm Me”). The music video for…

5 questions for a Costa Rican singer
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5 questions for a Costa Rican singer

Amanda Zúñiga - September 25, 2016

Anyone who has seen Gustavo Salazar onstage can tell he is quite comfortable there – as if that's where he was born to be. Nevertheless, he says he still feels as if…