‘This Isn’t Goodbye': Gilda, the Cumbia Saint

‘This Isn’t Goodbye': Gilda, the Cumbia Saint

Almost 20 years after her premature death, cumbia singer Gilda still draws crowds of devoted followers, who worship her as a saint. Michalina Kowol speaks to some of them at her shrine in Chacarita.

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Buenos Aires Mayoral Candidates: Martín Lousteau

Buenos Aires Mayoral Candidates: Martín Lousteau

Ahead of the Buenos Aires City elections, The Indy will publish the profiles of the five candidates running for city mayor. Today: ECO candidate Martín Lousteau.

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Undercover BA: The New Breed of Artisan Shoe Designers

Undercover BA: The New Breed of Artisan Shoe Designers

Trend hunter Vanessa Bell shares her insider tips of the places, designers, and things to seek out in Buenos Aires. This month, her pick of shoe designers.

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Buenos Aires Mayoral Candidates: Horacio Rodríguez Larreta

Buenos Aires Mayoral Candidates: Horacio Rodríguez Larreta

Ahead of the Buenos Aires City elections, The Indy will publish the profiles of the five candidates running for city mayor. Today: PRO candidate Horacio Rodríguez Larreta.

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The Indy Guide to BA’s Alternative Music Venues (I)

The Indy Guide to BA’s Alternative Music Venues (I)

Luján Gambina explores the best venues for independent music and arts in Buenos Aires. This month, we visit Palermo, Recoleta, and Abasto.

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The International Human Rights Film Festival Returns to Buenos Aires

The International Human Rights Film Festival Returns to Buenos Aires

Wendy Gosselin breaks down the films and activities to catch at this year's international human rights film festival, which opened last night.

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The Indie Scene: Félix San Martín

The Indie Scene: Félix San Martín

Luján Gambina chats to Córdoba singer-songwriter Félix San Martin about his new album 'Enero', playing with music, and organising art festivals in his back yard.

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Out Now: Castores, La invasión del fin del mundo

Out Now: Castores, La invasión del fin del mundo

A documentary looking at how the introduction of 20 beavers into Tierra del Fuego in 1946 has evolved into a major threat for the local ecosystem at the southern tip of the continent.

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On Now: Steve McCurry’s ‘Culturas’

On Now: Steve McCurry’s ‘Culturas­’

Hugh Stanley visits photojournalist Steve McCurry's 'Culturas' exhibition, which includes his iconic 'The Afghan Girl', currently on display in Córdoba.

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Hand of Pod: The 2015 Copa América Preview Episode!

Hand of Pod: The 2015 Copa América Preview Episode!

In the last episode before the mid-season break, the Hand of Pod team review the latest round of matches and look ahead to the 2015 Copa América, which begins today in Chile.

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