Bajo la sombra del Imperio

El evento de música más grande en Guatemala y Centro América hasta ahora, es conocido como el EMF o Empire Music Festival por sus siglas en inglés. El motivo por el cual busqué entrar en esta quinta edición del evento, fue al percatarme que múltiples bandas nacionales fueron convocadas en redes sociales. Este fue elContinue reading “Bajo la sombra del Imperio”

En el abejorock del mall!

Contrario a lo usual, es muy extraño encontrar algo substancial en materia artística dentro de un centro comercial, pero el shopping mall de Arkadia es sin duda la excepción que provoca la regla. Localizado en los bordes entre zona 10 y 15, el Abejorro es un espacio diseñado para disfrutar del arte como para hacerContinue reading “En el abejorock del mall!”

In loving memory – Chiribisc-ART

In the middle ground between the constant nightlife of zone 10 and the exclusive zone 14 of the capital city in Guatemala, there was a place called Chiribisco bar, it existed from summer of 2012 to this summer 2019, and it was way more than just a place to have “some drinks”, located near a policeContinue reading “In loving memory – Chiribisc-ART”

The tastiest capital sin.

  From the derivative “gluttiere”, which is the Latin definition for excessively filling the guts, Gula is not only the sin but a venue located in zone 4 of Guatemala City, the most artistic and hipsterish area of the capital.   Not exactly the place where you should take someone who actually cares about calories,Continue reading “The tastiest capital sin.”

An instant classic.

Located in zone 10, the beating heart of Guatemala City´s constant, vivid and exciting night life, there´s a brilliant place that combines the character of the UK´s wide range of culture and the Guatemalan treatment. This beautiful piece of the United Kingdoms culture recently opened its doors to offer an alternative space to find peaceContinue reading “An instant classic.”

Kite Festival (Barrilete) – 2017

  This past November 10 and 11, the largest, newest, and most unorthodox festival took place in the only location within Guatemala city where you can go surfing and drinking at the same time, located in Cardales of Cayala, AKUA offered a different perspective of what we call a music festival. Combining indie, ska, pop,Continue reading “Kite Festival (Barrilete) – 2017”

Catharsis through comedy.

Good comedians make people forget their life problems for a while but outstanding comedians make people accept, digest and overcome these same difficulties. Inducing laughter is one of the most rewarding experiences in life, personally I use comedy or stand up as a tool in adverse situations; specially after October of 2017 began, since myContinue reading “Catharsis through comedy.”

The future Sounds

This past July 29th it was a night to dance the night away with the mysterious future sounds of Tenebris, a crew that brought an special guests to a party worth remembering. Recently there has been a growing culture for party animals and electronic music dancers that can withstand to party hardy until six amContinue reading “The future Sounds”

See you on the other SOMA.

Alongside the reference of the drug in the famous book of Aldous Huxley “Brave new world” the dose I took at SOMA on a Saturday night in July of 2017, made my senses experience an extraordinary night, filled with booze, friends, and live music to please the soul. After finally getting a parking place inContinue reading “See you on the other SOMA.”

Un obsequio rítmico desapercibido.

Trágicamente esto pasa a menudo en la escena artística Guatemalteca. Tal vez sea por la falta de cultura o interés de sus habitantes, la apatía regular de los mismos hacia el artista nacional o que prefieran honestamente el perreo intenso, pero este pasado miércoles 5 de julio, fue una noche que irrumpió con algo totalmenteContinue reading “Un obsequio rítmico desapercibido.”