Jorge Diaz, Antonio Mercero and Agustin Martinez (center) receive the Planeta Prize from King Felipe and Queen Letizia, in Barcelona on October 15, 2021. JOSEP LAGO / AFP In Spain, the prestigious Planeta literary prize had, on Friday October 15, an exceptional vintage: in the presence of King Felipe andRead More →

With each new system of importance, with each new language, there is something like a ritual: first a solo which plays the role of catharsis; the musician re-energizes himself, equips his weapons. Then appears the album of standards which refocuses the subject, put it in perspective. And finally the presentationRead More →