Santiago

Animation

Watch Millions of Years of Human Evolution Unfold on This Artist's Face

Emma Allen spent hours in front of the mirror putting together this stop motion self portrait.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.20.17
Film

This Short Animation Will Make You Quit Your Job

Move over Dilbert, there's a sick and twisted office reality to be explored.
Paula Velasco
12.8.16
Label Profile

Cazeria Cazador Records Are Emerging Players In Santiago’s Underground Music and Party Scene

The young label is helping place the Chilean capital at the centre of the South American underground music scene.
Noisey Staff
9.26.16
thump video

Watch Our Entire Three Part Series on the History of Electronic Music In Cuba

In SUB.Culture:Cuba we learn how a few pioneering electroacoustic musicians and a younger generation of DJ/producers have bridged the island's gap between technology and electronic beats.
THUMP Staff
9.20.16
Features

Meet DJ Jigüe, Cuba’s Answer to J Dilla

The producer brought hip-hop to the island—now he's ready to introduce his electrified Afro-Cuban rhythms to the world.
Greg Scruggs
8.26.16
sub.culture

After a Historic Year For Their Music Scene, Electronic Music In Cuba Is Here to Stay

In the final installment of Sub.Culture:Cuba, we head to Santiago festival MANANA to talk to its founders.
David Garber
8.15.16
Features

How do Cubans Make Electronic Music Without Reliable Internet?

The cost and inconvenience of getting online in Cuba is forcing its small but bustling dance music community to seek out creative ways to make beats.
Greg Scruggs
7.27.16
Features

I Tried to Find a Record Store in Cuba and Ended Up Participating in a Santeria Ritual

Hunting for records in Santiago taught me about the beauty of the chase in a place where vinyl has nearly gone extinct.
David Garber
7.1.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Chilean Man Tried to Feed Himself to the Lions

Now the lions are dead. Great job guy.
Carlton Férment
5.24.16
Features

The World is Excited for Cuba's First Major Electronic Music Festival—But Do Cubans Even Care?

Manana won over Cuba's government with the promise of cross-cultural collaboration. Now it needs to convince the people.
Greg Scruggs
5.6.16
Art

[Excerpt] Santiago Street Art Gets a Book

Santiago, Chile is full of street artists with a wild array of opinions. Read about them in a new book by London's Lord K2.
Beckett Mufson
6.20.15
Stuff

Investigative Journalist Matt Kennard Talks About America's Economic Stranglehold on the World

His new book looks at how the American government, banks, and intelligence agencies enforce a very covert and modern type of imperialism.
Amelia Abraham
4.29.15
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