Hector chats with Sandra Treviño, a music journalist, DJ, and radio host in Chicago.
Each evening hundreds of chatarreros (scrap collectors) comb the streets of Barcelona for metals. Their only tools are supermarket shopping carts, which are filled with discarded appliances and other sharp debris until resembling apocalyptic rolling sculptures. This work is done almost exclusively by migrants, mostly Africans without papers. Ubiquitous but invisible, their presence is so…
“You don’t have to mold yourself into something that you’re not. You don’t have to conform yourself.”
The world renowned band from Mexico City has released a new song, “Futuro,” to kick off 2017.
“Yo no creo en fronteras, yo cruzaré, yo cruzaré, yo cruzaré…” – Las Cafeteras