Argentine rock legend Gustavo Cerati dies after four years in a coma

While English language media outlets have been mourning the death of Joan Rivers, in Latin America it has been the passing of Gustavo Cerati that has been capturing the headlines. The BBC’s Spanish language website, for example, has got news items, reaction pieces, colour pieces, an analysis of the influence of his band Soda Stereo on Latin American rock, and an in-depth look at his 10 most memorable songs (canciones inolvidables).

I have already covered a couple of his and Soda Stereo’s work in the post Have a passionate Pascua with these smooth songs in Spanish. Here are some more.

And lastly one should say Adios



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