The abortion controversy

Regular readers will be aware of the study recently published in PLoSONE on maternal mortality rate (MMR) trends in Chile and the American  continent. Professor Koch from Universidad Católica, Concepción and colleagues from Universidad de Chile and othe…

Download Chilean music

We are big music fans here at and talk a lot about Chilean music. While it is certainly possible to get hold of some Chilean artists (the most well-known or traditional artists) from the usual sources, it can be extremely frustrating/impos…

The food paradox

An infographic showing the seeming paradox between obesity in Chile and poverty.


La Hell Gang

La Hell Gang, is a Chilean trio belting out 60's style heavy rock, with one album under their belts Just What is Real and another on its way. Guitarist Francisco Cábala spoke to us about the released album and other projects that he is currently invovle…

UK welcomes award winning Chilean musician Nano Stern

  On the back of phenomenal success in his native Chile, multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter Nano Stern comes to the UK as part of a European Tour. Recently celebrating a recording career spanning five years and including some four albums: Nano…

Atacama Desert timelapse



Film Club

Film club: Tan lejos como aquí

A young woman recalls the story transmitted to her by her great-grandmother and attempts to retrace the steps that unfold in the story for her younger sister.

Track of the day