Gustavo Cerati Still in Critical Yet Stable Condition After ‘Mini-Stroke’
By Grace Bastidas | 05/25/2010 - 14:00

Argentine rockero Gustavo Cerati is slowly improving after undergoing surgery to remove a potentially fatal blood clot from his brain last week in Caracas, Venezuela. The 50-year-old musician suffered a mini-stroke on May 16 following a concert in the Venezuelan capital. He is currently in an induced coma and will remain under observation in La Trinidad medical center for at least 10 days before he can be moved to his native Buenos Aires.

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Gustavo Cerati Turns Down the Volume on Soda Stereo
By Grace Bastidas | 09/03/2009 - 11:46

If you’re holding your breath for another Soda Stereo reunion, you may want to exhale. It’s not gonna happen. Former frontman Gustavo Cerati has confirmed that the seminal band, which broke up in 1997 because of infighting, is finally caput. “Forget about Soda!,” he told an Argentine newspaper recently. “There won’t be another return.” Apparently, their 2007 tour "Me Veras Volver" was indeed the last hurrah.

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Shakira Hits The Studio with Calle 13!
By Monica Herrera | 01/07/2009 - 10:21

This is one collabo we're dying to hear more about. Colombian pop queen Shakira recently hit the studio with alt-raperos Calle 13 for a very fruitful recording session in the Bahamas. How do we know? One of the producers in the studio session, James Wisner, was kind enough to post a photo of the whole group on his MySpace profile. Thanks, James!

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