Articles tagged tango

Dancing the Tango Through Mao’s Cultural Revolution With Argentinian Pancho and His Orchestra

On Shanghai dance halls of the late '30s and a vinyl tango artifact that survived Mao’s Cultural Revolution.

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‘Tango’ Will Spark a Love Affair With the Magnificent Dance

Tango: Sex and Rhythm of the City is more than just a history of Argentina's most famous cultural export; it is, in many ways, a history of Argentina itself, with the evolution of tango and the lives of its main architects intertwined with the social, political, and cultural evolution of the nation.

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15 Jun 2011 // 9:59 PM

Soema Montenegro: Passionaria

Leaping from Tanya Tagaaq grunts into an operatic trill.

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28 Mar 2011 // 9:59 PM

Federico Aubele: Berlin 13

An amused and drunk romantic.

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Dino Saluzzi: El Encuentro

Dramatic, moving, post-Piazzolla orchestral music from Argentina via Amsterdam.

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14 Oct 2008 // 2:09 AM

Bajofondo takes its global tango sound around the world

Argentine composer and producer Gustavo Santaolalla is a boundary-leaping kind of guy in just about every way you could (and some you couldn’t) imagine.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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