In ‘Vámono,’ Buscabulla Dream of a Bright Future in Puerto Rico


Puerto Rico … ‘Aguadilla synth-pop outfit Buscabulla turn their tropical dreams into reality with their rousing new song, “Vámono,” or “Let’s Go.” It is the lead single off their upcoming debut album, which is due for release in 2020.’

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A report by Suzy Exposito for Rolling Stone.

The Puerto Rican duo ditches New York City and hits the beach in a brand-new video.

Aguadilla synth-pop outfit Buscabulla turn their tropical dreams into reality with their rousing new song, “Vámono,” or “Let’s Go.” It is the lead single off their upcoming debut album, which is due for release in 2020.

Guided by a brisk drumline snare and silky vocals from Raquel Berrios, “Vámono” is a wispy retelling of the band’s real-life journey. Although born in Puerto Rico, the New Artist You Need to Know vets had been settled in New York City for years — until Hurricane María struck the island in 2017, inspiring the couple to return home and rebuild. “Viene, vámonos/It’s late already,” Berrios sings. “As one comes, another one leaves/Miles without looking back/Fire on this tropical route.”

Directed by Claudia Calderon, the video…

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Here’s What This Puerto Rican Neighborhood’s LGBTQ Community Can Teach Us About Activism


‘Santurce, a neighborhood in the Puerto Rican city of San Juan, is home to a thriving LGBTQ community that’s being uplifted by grassroots organizations. Along the northern coast of Puerto Rico, there’s a densely populated, bustling barrio called Santurce.’ … I was born in Santurce!!

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A report by Kiara Alfonseca for The Huffington Post.

Santurce, a neighborhood in the Puerto Rican city of San Juan, is home to a thriving LGBTQ community that’s being uplifted by grassroots organizations.

Along the northern coast of Puerto Rico, there’s a densely populated, bustling barrio called Santurce. In this neighborhood, nestled between the Bahía de San Juan and the Atlantic Ocean, you’ll find a thriving LGBTQ community that has found solace in its colorful buildings and vibrant streets.

Here, along the sand and sun, you’ll find artists who push the limits on what we think we know about our bodies and identities. You’ll find queer student activists using social media to expand the conversation on gender and sexuality. On cool November days, you’ll find the annual Puerto Rico Queer Filmfest. When the sun sets on Santurce, inclusive LGBTQ parties rage on. The drag scene is also popular…

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IOTD …. “👑 Images of the Day, Very Special Edition …. ‘Meghan and Harry …. Royal Tour: Last Day’ 👑 …. “!!

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~~October 2, 2019~~

LAST DAY OF THEIR ROYAL TOUR

I admit I’m totally biased. It seems to be that their royal tour has been a total success. To see them together and see them as a family, to catch awesome pictures of Harry … ahh!

Life comes full circle for Harry!

Whoa, what a royal tour it has been for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex! Harry and Meghan finished up their trip at a township in Johannesburg, where their met with local entrepreneurs. Meghan looked as stunning as ever, wearing a first-rate outfit, consisting of a stunning white shirt dress in a midi cut. She accessorized with a pair of nude high heels and wore her hair in a loose and wavy style.

Here’s wishing them much success in all their endeavors … royal duties, personal and. now, legal ones!

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Reunite in South Africa to Wrap Their Royal Tour – Hand-in-Hand!

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex began their last day of outings the same way they started the tour — hand-in-hand. Their reunion comes one day after Harry released an emotional statement against the “ruthless” treatment he says wife Meghan Markle has received in the British tabloid press. And the couple put on a united front as they tackled the day’s events together.

“As it appears in … full read/full credit”

https://people.com/royals/meghan-markle-and-prince-harry-reunite-in-south-africa-to-wrap-their-royal-tour/

~~October 2, 2019~~

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Meghan & Harry Back Together On Last Day Of Tour Of South Africa #meghanmarkle #princeharry #southafrica

#IOTD #ImagesOfTheDay #PrinceHarry #MeghanMarkle #RoyalTour #SouthAfrica #LastDay #Tembisa #Johannesburg #YESHub #Reunited #Successfull

#WeAllAreOne #ItIsWhatItIs #DrRex #HortyRex #hrexachwordpress

Wednesday Wisdom …. “🙏🏽 GOAL: ‘Worthy of Happiness’ 🙏🏽 …. “!!

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~~October 2, 2019~~

SEEKING HAPPINESS

The human goal: ever-fleeting happiness.

Play with words. Think well about them.

HortyRex©

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#WednesdayWisdom #Goal #WorldHappiness #WorthyOfHappiness #Seeking #Quote #CrissJami #FcusOnTheGoodThings #FacebookPage

#WeAllAreOne #ItIsWhatItIs #DrRex #HortyRex #hrexachwordpress

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Awesome! Love Steven McCurry’s work! … ‘Wadi Rum, Jordan. World Heritage site which protects carvings and petroglyphs from 12,000 years of human habitation. ‘

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Notes:

  • Photo: Steve McCurry, Wadi Rum, Jordan. World Heritage site which protects carvings and petroglyphs from 12,000 years of human habitation. (Thank you Horty)
  • Background on Caleb/Wednesday/Hump Day Posts and Geico’s original commercial: Let’s Hit it Again

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