X Alfonso’s Butterfly Effect: How One Cuban Doctor Was Inspired to Create a Healing Challenge Amid Coronavirus
A Cuban anesthesiologist in Barcelona connects with the artist’s songs to create a network of hope in times of COVID-19.
A steady stream of at-home entertainment for the Cuban public gives a global audience access to performances by a panorama of artists.
I was nominated for a 2020 Grammy Award for my liner notes for The Complete Cuban Jam Sessions box set. I also co-produced this five-album reissue of legendary recordings made in the Panart studio in Havana, re-released on Craft Recordings. The pioneering Panart jam sessions, which were born as an all-night, rum-fueled party on a Havana night in 1956, marked a milestone for what would become known as Latin jazz.
Bailando en un esmoquin de satén y sombrero de copa dorado, Antonio Banderas celebró el espectacular regreso a su ciudad natal: Málaga.
“Málaga es abierta, hospitalaria, divertida y con un acento muy especial”, dice Banderas . “Y es una ciudad de cultura”, enfatiza.
My feature in the August 2019 issue of American Airlines’ American Way profiled the amazing, articulate people behind the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont’s food and drink revolution. At a time when it's easy to feel helpless about things happening around us, their ability to take action, doing what they love while having such a positive impact on their environment, is so inspiring and important.
How mourning gave way to celebration for the surviving members of the transcendent Argentine band: "This is our life, these are our songs, and we want to play them one more time."
Game of Thrones introduced millions to the city of Girona when it was a key location for the series. In my case, it was Girona that introduced me to Game of Thrones. I binged watched the series when I was assigned to do this story for American Airlines´Nexos magazine.
With nearly 900 festivals now held a year in Spain, mass live music gatherings have become the draw for tourists that bullfighting was for many in Hemingway’s day, and are competing even with football for sponsorship dollars.
"In general, the narrative about Cuba is not as sexy or optimistic," Cuba Educational Travel's Collin Laverty concedes. "[But] when you look at a crowd that size, dancing, smiling, crying for five hours that’s pretty unique."
The Drain in Spain: Why Late-Night Spanish TV Is Costing Global Music Publishers Tens of Millions A Year
The telenovela that is Spain's authors and publishers rights society SGAE.
With acrobats that fly across the stage with the speed of a ball into a goal, trapeze artists that literally take soccer moves to new heights and heroic videos of Leo Messi, Cirque du Soleil’s Messi10 should more than meet expectations for the living legend’s global legion of followers. But the show, an acrobatic display of pure nerve stripped of typical Cirque glitz, transcends fan fever or celebrity tribute.