Cal Cleary

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REVIEW Marilina Bertoldi – Prender un Fuego

By 07 April, 2020

Who the fuck is Marilina Bertoldi? This playful aside was eagerly embraced by a fanbase who were far from blindsided by Bertoldi’s surprise win of the 2019 Gardel de Oro, Argentine music’s highest award recognizing the standout album... Read Article


By 09 September, 2019

The horrors of Argentina’s Dirty War have long been a fertile source for film-makers looking to translate its inherent dread and paranoia to screen. Benjamín Naishtat visits this period of unease in his latest release, Rojo, where tension... Read Article

REVIEW El Angel (The Angel)

By 12 September, 2018

Thirty-odd years into a life sentence one would imagine that the mind begins to wander. And so, around this time, the attentions of Argentina’s longest serving inmate, Carlos Robledo Puch, turned to how his life story would be... Read Article

REVIEW Charly Garcia – Clics Modernos

By 14 August, 2018

Over a career spanning more than five decades, Charly Garcia has gone from the folky, kumbaya leanings of his early work with Sui Generis, through the Progish-pall of Serú Girán, to the more uptempo, pop rock that would... Read Article