Music & Nightlife

The best gigs, festivals and nights out in Barcelona – find shows and book tickets


This week and beyond...

Bach in Barcelona

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).

  1. Sant Pau del Camp Sant Pau, 101, El Raval, 08001
  2. Thu Nov 27 - Thu Dec 25
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The Chemical Brothers (DJ Set) + Playless

The Chemical Brothers - Tom Rowlands and Ed Simons - are one of the most famous duos in electronic music, and have been for the past 25 years. Along with Fatboy Slim, Propellerheads, Prodigy and The Crystal Method, they are responsible for creating

  1. Razzmatazz Almogàvers, 122, Sant Martí, 08018
  2. Fri Nov 28
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Mac DeMarco + Juan Wauters

Canadian Mac DeMarco may no longer be the young promise of the Captured Tracks label who dazzled half the world, but thanks to his latest album, 'Salad Days' (2014), he's become one of the most acclaimed voices on the current indie scene. The EP

  1. Sala Apolo Nou de la Rambla, 113, Poble-sec, 08004
  2. Fri Nov 28
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La Orquestra del Caballo Ganador: ZA! + CaboSanRoque + Sara Fontán

CaboSanRoque and ZA!, along with Sara Fontán, present a special night with the Orquesta del Caballo Ganador, regulars at Heliogàbal, on a new stage: L'Auditori. The Orquestra del Caballo Ganador nights are unique in that each concert features

  1. L'Auditori Lepant, 150, Eixample, 08013
  2. Fri Nov 28
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Pere Ubu

Pere Ubu is one of the best examples of artistic integrity in the history of rock. Formed in 1975, and with the reverential David Thomas as the only constant, the band from Cleveland makes their message clear with the motto on their encyclopaedic

  1. La [2] de l'Apolo Nou de la Rambla, 111, Poble-sec, 08004
  2. Fri Nov 28
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Cocktails & Jazz: Chino & The Big Bet

Heading up bands like The Acoustic Blues Company, Down Home and Shine, Hernan Senra – better known by his nickname 'Chino' – has taken his music around Spain and Europe. Accompanying him are The Big Bet, featuring Rod Deville (double bass) and

  1. Milano Cocktail Bar Ronda Universitat, 35, Eixample Dret, 08007
  2. Sat Nov 29
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Molotov Jukebox

This six-member group from London has a legion of fans that's expanding globally. The big draw is singer, actress and fashion icon Natalia Tena ('Harry Potter', 'Game of Thrones'), a frontwoman who knows very well how to exploit her gifts onstage,

  1. City Hall Rambla de Catalunya, 2-4, Eixample Dret, 08007
  2. Sat Nov 29
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SÂLMON: Za!

  • Free

Za! is one of the most innovative groups on the Catalan music scene, and to kick off the Sâlmon Festival, the duo present an original and special show for the occasion. Papa Dupau and Spazzfrica Ehd define themselves as two people who play a lot of

  1. Mercat de les Flors Lleida, 59, Sants-Montjuïc, 08004
  2. Sat Nov 29
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Half Japanese + Me and the Bees

Forty years after Half Japanese started playing together, and  13 years after the release of their last album, 'Hello' (2001), the group created by brothers Jad and David Fair, pioneers of a DIY aesthetic and lo-fi punk and one of the most

  1. Almo2bar Bruniquer, 59, Gràcia, 08012
  2. Sun Nov 30
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16th Banc Sabadell Festival del Mil·lenni: Leiva

From Madrid, Leiva is known throughout Spain as the guitarist and writer for the group Pereza. He's also one of the new rockers with the greatest success on the Peninsula, and in town to promote his second solo album, 'Pólvora' (2014).

  1. L'Auditori Lepant, 150, Eixample, 08013
  2. Tue Dec 2
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