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Somoslas: Guille Milkiway DJ + Hidrogenesse DJ + Julio Cesar DJ + DJ Coco + Ferdiyei

It's a new session of the gayest indie club, with big stars at the decks: the powerful melodic sets from Guille Milkiway (from La Casa Azul) and the most refined pop from the Hidrogenesse DJs. It's a perfect opportunity to go to a queer party

  1. La [2] de l'Apolo Nou de la Rambla, 111, Poble-sec, 08004
  2. Fri Feb 27
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Bicep + Playless

Matt McBriar and Andy Ferguson are an Irish duo who started out with a blog, Feel My Bicep, which became their platform to fame. Now they're among the most recognised producers in the world. They made their debut in 2010 with the hit 'Darwin', for

  1. Razzmatazz Almogàvers, 122, Sant Martí, 08018
  2. Fri Feb 27
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El So Original: Goldberg Variations

  • Critics choice

Within the series of early music mainly featuring Jordi Savall and his groups is this gem. A solo recital from one of today's major harpsichordists: Pierre Hantaï. In a single-work programme, Frenchman Hantaï will tackle the monumental series of

  1. L'Auditori Lepant, 150, Eixample, 08013
  2. Fri Feb 27
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DNIT: Dorian Concept + Copeland

Oliver Thomas Johnson is Dorian Concept, a Vienna-born self-taught multi-instrumentalist presenting his new live show, a cross between his electronic productions and jazz influences, and a union of electronic and analog instruments. He shares the

  1. CaixaForum Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8, La Font de la Guatlla, 08038
  2. Fri Feb 27
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Walter Salas-Humara

Walter Salas-Humara comes to Barcelona, bringing his voice, his guitar and his stimulating repertoire to present songs from his album ‘Curve and Shake’ (2014), his third work as a solo artist. You can also expect to hear hits from his long

  1. Almo2bar Bruniquer, 59, Gràcia, 08012
  2. Fri Feb 27
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Curtcircuit 2015: Hidrogenesse

Electronic art-pop duo Hidrogenesse, started in 1996 by Carlos Ballesteros and Genís Segarra, are ready to officially present their new album ‘Roma’ (2015). Their first album since the big tribute they made to the mathematician Alan Turing in

  1. La [2] de l'Apolo Nou de la Rambla, 111, Poble-sec, 08004
  2. Fri Feb 27
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Los Punsetes + Los Gangliios

Los Punsetes come from Madrid to El Prat, returning with their guitar pop and biting lyrics to present their new album, ‘LPIV’ (2014), their first released by the record label Canadá and where they go back to the style of their first albums.

  1. La Capsa Av. Pare Andreu de Palma, 5-7, 08820
  2. Fri Feb 27
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Roman Flügel + DJ Fra

Flügel is a pillar of German electronic music: he's one half of the duo Alter Ego along with Jörn Elling-Wuttke, and he produces Sven Väth, who he recorded 'Contact' and 'Fire' with. His big hits 'Betty Ford', 'Rocker' and 'Geht's Noch' still

  1. Sala Apolo Nou de la Rambla, 113, Poble-sec, 08004
  2. Sat Feb 28
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Minifestival 2015: Close Lobsters + Michel Cloup Duo + The School + The Manhattan Love Suicides + Linda Guilala + La Legendaria Familia Stinson + The Double Shame

The Minifestival of Independent Music of Barcelona has been going strong since 1995, this year marking the 20th anniversary celebration for advocates of independent music. Headliners are Close Lobsters, a Scottish quintet that played a major part in

  1. Centre Civic Les Basses Teide, 20, Nou Barris
  2. Sat Feb 28
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Axel's got talent

Your friends at the Axel hotel have come up with a talent show with a €1,000 cash prize! If you've got a special talent or skill you want to exploit to win a bit of money and get your 15 minutes of fame, every Saturday is your chance to try it

  1. Aribau, 33, Eixample
  2. Sat Feb 28 - Sun Mar 22
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