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Roberto Cantoral, the architect of the transition from bolero to ballad | Culture

The influence of the good memory of his father and the inspiration and poetic soul of his mother were certainly worth a lot to him. Roberto Cantoral throughout his musical career. In the bosom of a humble family, Roberto and his brother Antonio soon stood out in the world of song, although not even in […]

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A serious essay on the laughs of the Transition | Culture

Guillén’s illustration in No. 121 of the magazine ‘Por Favor’, October 1976. Political humor exploded in Spain in the 1970s with overwhelming success. Laughter as fertilizer for the democracy that was emerging. Satirical publications such as Barabbas, The Papus, Thank you, Thursday… Y Please, where El Perich signed Berlanguian cartoons: “We are going to establish […]

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Heroes of the Transition | Culture

A scene from Àlex Rigola’s montage of ’23 F Anatomy of an instant ‘that can be seen in the Lliure de Gràcia.Silvia Poch “23-F continues to talk about today.” He says it, and it more than proves it, Àlex Rigola in the montage 23 F Anatomía d´un instant that on Thursday night, in its successful […]

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