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Najwa presents her tenth album, ‘Rat Race’ (2014), live at Razzmatazz. The artist, along with Matías Eisen and Didi Gutman (a member of Brazilian Girls), has created ten 100 percent danceable tracks, with lyrics in English.
Josemi Carmona's charm and Ignasi Terraza's swing are the stars of one of the most extraordinary pairings of the season. Carmona, the ever-busy former member of Ketama, and Terraza, one of Catalonia's top pianists, joined together for the first time
Maria Rodés is one of the most prolific and risk-taking singer-songwriters in Catalunya. She sings copla, pop and rock – and all with a very personal style. She's the star of an exclusive vermouth-hour concert at El Mirador del Palau restaurant,
¡Que Trabaje Rita! are in the big leagues now. They're organising a big party to benefit Fundació Lluita Contra la Sida (Fight Against Aids Foundation), with 20 artists, 7 DJs, burlesque singers and 11 hours of non-stop dancing. And if that
The Drums present their new album in Barcelona as part of a tour to present 'Encyclopedia' (2014). This third album from the New Yorkers has released its first single 'Magic Mountain', which promises to be as much of a hit as the band's earlier
With the echos of her recent collaboration with David Byrne and big-sound concert at Primavera Sound 2014 still ringing pleasantly in our ears, St. Vincent is back in Barcelona to perform at the Apollo with an eponymous album which continues to
Self-taught and nomadic by nature, French artist Cathy Claret was a surprise with her early albums – 'Cathy Claret' (1989) and 'Soleil and Madness' (1990) – she's pretty much been wowing ever since. She's done celebrated collaborations with the
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).
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
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
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