Chile’s #1 Chess player

Ivan Morovic Chile's no 1 chess player Name:Morovic Fernandez, Ivan Federation: Chile Highest rating: 2613 Born: 1963 Sex: Male Ivan Morovic, born in Viña del Mar, Chile in 1963 is the highest ranking Chil…

Inti-Illimani: Interview

Inti-Illimani are currently celebrating a 45 year milestone in their long and varied history as Chile’s best known pioneers of la Nueva Canción Chilena. Champions of the Andean tradition with a social and political conscience, Inti-Illimani have long be…

Interview with The Ganjas!

So, we all know that the Wigan garage band, The Verve as a unit are over...or... are...they? Err...well yes they are. But you could be mistaken for thinking that they have been reincarnated... in Chilean form! The Ganjas, hailing from Santiago, are a Ch…

Chilean Chess: Erwin Schneider

FIDE ranked Chilean chess player Erwin Schneider talks chess to Chileno. Federation: Chile Highest rating: 2139 Born: 1979…

Alien Gun’s debut album: Dreaming at 1420 MHz

Alien Gun, a four-piece prog rock band from Santiago de Chile are currently about to release their debut album, Dreaming at 1420 MHz, which is currently available as a free mp3 download. We spoke to the band about the album and their music. Chileno: So…

Thursday Till Sunday: Award winning Chilean film comes to UK

Chilean filmmaker Dominga Sotomayor talks to Chileno about her directorial debut feature Thursday Till Sunday.

Chilean Chess: Joao Avalos

Chileno interviewed several ranked Chilean chess players. Joao talks to Chileno and gives us his insights into the game.

Andres Wood: Chilean film director

Perhaps Chile's most noteable film director, Andrés Wood, is responsible for a wealth of films including Historias de Fútbol, Machuca, la Buena Vida and La Fiebre del Loco.

Are Los Bunkers the best rockeros in Chile?

Los bunkers, arguably Chile's most famous rock quintet, originally hail from the southern Chilean city of Concepcion and moved to Santiago a year after forming in 1999, but have been based in Mexico since 2008.

The Mapuche in Modern Chile: Dr Joanna Crow

Dr Joanna crow from the University of Bristol talks to Chileno about her new book on the largest group of indigenous people in Chile, the Mapuche.