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Trentemøller DJ + Shelby Grey

Danish musician Trentemøller excels as a producer and breaking melodic moments. His personal brand is somewhere between indie and electronica. Since his debut in 2006 with 'The Last Resort', Trentemøller has toured round the world and founded his

  1. Sala Apolo Nou de la Rambla, 113, Poble-sec, 08004
  2. Fri Jan 30
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Circus: Yousef + Paul Woolford + Lewis Boardman

More than a decade ago, when Yousef came up with the idea for Circus, he was just thinking about a party to promote in his home city of Liverpool that brought together all those who were playing quality electronic music and everyone who was eager to

  1. Razzmatazz Almogàvers, 122, Sant Martí, 08018
  2. Fri Jan 30
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OBC + Hilary Hahn

  • Critics choice

Japanese conductor Kazushi Ono leads the Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya (OBC), for which he'll be music director starting in September 2015, in an interesting programme that includes the premiere of an OBC score. There

  1. L'Auditori Lepant, 150, Eixample, 08013
  2. Fri Jan 30 - Sun Feb 1
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DNIT: Vessel + Falty DL

Sebastian Gainsborough is Vessel, a music producer from Bristol, in England. At just 24 years old, this young prodigy has become a visionary of today's electronic music. The release of his first album, 'Order of Noise', was one of the biggest events

  1. CaixaForum Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8, La Font de la Guatlla, 08038
  2. Fri Jan 30
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Frogs for Snakes

  • Free

The members of Barcelona-based acoustic trio Frogs for Snakes hail from the States (guitar/vocals) and England (bass and harmonica). Together, their music is anchored in the blues but encompasses a wide range of musical styles. The sound is both

  1. BlackLab Brewhouse & Kitchen Plaça Pau Vila, 1, 08039
  2. Sat Jan 31
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Cocktails & Jazz: Magnolia

Myriam Swanson, previously the volcanic voice of the band Mambo Jambo, takes the stage at the Milano to present her quartet, Magnolia. The band performs classics by Etta James, Sarah Vaughan and Rosemary Clooney, songs Swanson has been carrying in

  1. Milano Cocktail Bar Ronda Universitat, 35, Eixample Dret, 08007
  2. Sat Jan 31
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Churros con Chocolate: Carnival in Rio

Carnival is just around the corner, and where's the biggest Carnival celebration in the world? Rio de Janeiro, evidently. Churros con Chocolate did not want to miss their chance to get in on the festivities and go with the theme for their monthly

  1. Sala Apolo Nou de la Rambla, 113, Poble-sec, 08004
  2. Sun Feb 1
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16th Banc Sabadell Festival del Mil·lenni: Tweedy

When Jeff Tweedy, singer, songwriter, guitarist and leader of Wilco, started working on what would be his solo debut – in his free time he was already producing albums for Mavis Staples, Low, and White Denim – he started rehearsals with the help

  1. L'Auditori Lepant, 150, Eixample, 08013
  2. Mon Feb 2
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Untucked

Are you a fan of the reality competition TV series 'RuPaul's Drag Race'? Are you in the mood for spending some time with other fans of the series and watching old and new episodes? All this and more  can be yours, along with your multi-talented

  1. Aribau, 33, Eixample
  2. Tue Feb 3 - Tue Feb 17
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The Near Death Ensemble + Joe Wray & Laura Page

  • Free

Barcelona-based band The Near Death Ensemble and UK artists Joe Wray and Laura Page are featured at the La Finestra art gallery/performance space. The art exhibition opening is February 6 and 7, and The Near Death Ensemble, an

  1. La Finestra Baixada de Viladecols, 2
  2. Fri Feb 6 - Sat Feb 7
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