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Culture

Brasilia, May 15 (Prensa Latina) Renowned British singer-songwriter Roger Waters, one of the founders of the legendary rock band Pink Floyd, celebrated the release of former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, who has already been out of prison for 189 days.


Madrid, May 14 (Prensa Latina) The Azkena Rock Festival, based in the city of Vitoria-Gasteiz, in the Basque Country, postponed its 2020 edition to 2021 due to the SARS-Cov-2 coronavirus pandemic, according to the official website of the festival.


poetasHavana, May 13 (Prensa Latina) The Casa de las Americas announced the tribute to the Salvadoran poet Roque Dalton, whose lyrics advocated for the social causes of Latin America, on the occasion of its 85th anniversary.


Caracas, May 12 (Prensa Latina) More than 500 artists and workers in the culture sector in Venezuela rejected the recent assassination attempt against President Nicolas Maduro, sponsored and supported by the United States and Colombia.


Cairo, May 12 (Prensa Latina) Experts are restoring emblematic sphinxes of Amun-Ra temple in the legendary Karnak complex, the largest of its kind in Egypt built by multiple pharaohs from the 2,200 to 360 B.C. years.


Beijing, May 11 (Prensa Latina) The figure of daily visitors to the Forbidden City or Museum of the Beijing Imperial Palace ? China's capital - will increase starting Tuesday from 5,000 to 8,000, reported the press.


 Singer Roberto Carlos to offer a virtual concert for Mothers' DayBrasilia, May 10 (Prensa Latina) The famous Brazilian singer-songwriter Roberto Carlos will offer on Sunday an unprecedented presentation for Mothers' Day, which will be fully broadcast on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter websites.


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Havana, (Prensa Latina) The emblematic waterfront of the capital known as Malecon has no visitors in Covid-19 times. This lovely place separates the sea from the city, and it usually plays the role of a relaxing bench for musicians, poets, lovers, anglers, friends and it is even used as a track for jogging practitioners.


8 de mayo de 2020, 12:27Havana, May 8 (Prensa Latina) A group of Cuban musicians converges on Friday in a new album entitled 'Esa flauta' (That Flute), as a tribute to this instrument and its performers on the island.


Paris, (Prensa Latina) Robert de Niro, Madonna, Pedro Almodóvar, Sting, Barbra Streisand, Jane Fonda, Resident and 193 other personalities of culture and science called this Wednesday to build a post-Covid-19 world away from consumerism and the destruction of nature.


Egrem flautaHavana, (Prensa Latina) The Recordings and Musical Editions Company (EGREM) announces the online presentation of an album and concert honoring the Cuban flute.