Music & Nightlife
The best gigs, festivals and nights out in Barcelona – find shows and book tickets
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- Primavera Sound 2015
- BCN's favourite nightlife events
- Sónar 2015
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Dutch cellist Jurgen van Win is promoting this series of concerts that take place every Thursday. Every show features two of the six Bach Suites. Enjoy baroque music in Romanesque surroundings. (Reservations: 679305718 / 935892855).
Alex Jones and Christopher Spero are Dense & Pika. Together they run their own label where they've released four EPs that have revolutionaised techno and English underground tech house. Based in London, the duo have received the support of the likes
Japanese DJ Masda has earned a reputation for his unique blend of house and techno, and his exquisite and wide selection of tracks. He organises the Cabaret party at Tokyo's Club Unit, is a resident at the clubs Air, Domino and Middle of NowHere,
Those in charge of getting the Rex Room fired up every Saturday night take over rooms 2 and 3 at Razzmatazz this Thursday, with its showcase of new trends (from Tyga to Cashmere Cat, Diplo to 2 Chainz). Headliner Alizzz brings it with his surprising
Four guitarists – Manuel González, Xavier Coll, Ekaterina Zàytseva and Belisana Ruíz – perform works for guitar quartets by Tchaikovsky, Bach, Schubert, Offenbach and Albéniz, among others. This is a regular and a favourite among guitar
Formed in North Carolina (USA) in 20018, these four wolves of indie punk rock will delight fans of bands like Hot Water Music, Alkaline Trio and even Foo Fighters.
Shoes with high heels were part of the basic uniform for mounted Persian soldiers – they helped in maintaining balance when the soldiers rose to shoot their arrows. In the 16th century, Shah Abbas, who had the world's largest cavalry, sent his
On the first Thursday of every month, Arena Classic hosts a new edition of this party for ladies and their friends. Enjoy a night with projected images, games, prizes and a striptease where, happily, there's always a shameless member of the public
Club Marabú heads up Montjuïc and settles in at Poble Espanyol's Upload club. Something for young and restless, artists and followers of new technologies, Club Marabú is presented as an offline platform which is intended to be a meeting place for
Guille de Juan is a DJ linked to the Barcelona scene, though he mainly works the Catalan coast circuit, which includes residencies in spots like Rachdingue, Club 22 and La Sal, something that has had him sharing the decks with the likes of Sven
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