By Mariela Rosario | 04/08/2009 - 16:45
While visiting Mexico City during the Guadalajara Film Festival last week, Manu Chao made some statements concerning the 2006 uprising that occurred in San Salvador Atenco, a town just a few miles north east of the capital. Referring to a protest by flower-sellers against a local commercial development—which was met by fierce resistance by the Mexican police and fueled riots—the singer told journalists, "What happened in Atenco was, in some way, state terrorism."
By admin | 01/08/2008 - 15:16
Daddy Yankee may have lost some Dominican fans last week. According to Remolacha.com, his promoters caused a huge traffic jam in Santo Domingo when they pasted an unauthorized promotional ad for his upcoming Dominican concert on a local bridge. When firemen were called in to take down the ad, it caused a 2-hour long jam at the Juan Bosch bridge. We're pretty sure some people trapped inside hot cars were cursing about la gasolina...