Music & Nightlife

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

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La llegenda de la ciutat invisible de Kitege

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The Russian opera returns to the stage at the Liceu with this title by Rimsky Kórsakov. Once quite popular in the theatre on La Rambla before the Civil War, 'The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh' has been less revered in recent decades. The

  1. Gran Teatre del Liceu La Rambla, 51-59, El Raval, 08002
  2. Wed Apr 16 - Wed Apr 30
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Club 4: Robert Dietz + Pablo Luque

Robert Dietz is one of the most talked-about DJs on the tech-house scene in his native Germany. He came up under the influence of ven Väth, Robert Johnson and DJ Meat, and since the start of his career he's been known for his elegance at the

  1. City Hall Rambla de Catalunya, 2-4, Eixample Dret, 08007
  2. Thu Apr 17
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Nitsa Club: Suara Night

Suara, Barcelona producer and DJ Coyu's own label, has become one of the hottest around when we're talking about dance music. His stable of artists includes acts like Hot Since 1982 and Tube & Berger. Tonight he appears along with Kaiserdisco.

  1. Sala Apolo Nou de la Rambla, 113, Poble-sec, 08004
  2. Thu Apr 17
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Matthias Tanzmann + Alex Pott

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Matthias Tanzmann is one of the most popular and sought-after German DJs in the world. His music moves between European deep house and a minimal house that borders on techno.

  1. Ker Club Tarragona, 141, Sants-Montjuïc
  2. Thu Apr 17
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barSWINGona 2014

It's that time of year again when Barcelona becomes the swing capital with the 17th edition of the Barcelona Swing Festival. From Thursday to Sunday, 8.30pm to 2.30am, the Casino l'Aliança morphs into a temple for the rebels of swing and opens its

  1. Casino de l'Aliança del Poblenou Rambla del Poblenou, 42, Sant Martí, 08005
  2. Thu Apr 17 - Sun Apr 20
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4th Easter Festival: Brotons premieres Brotons

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Salvador Brotons conducts the Julià Carbonell de les Terres de Lleida symphonic orchestra in this concert whose main attraction is the premiere of 'Catalunya 1714', composed by Brotons himself and commissioned by the festival. Rounding out the

  1. Thu Apr 17
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If you haven't shouted your head off at a session of Anti-Karaoke with your host, the untamed American Rachel Arieff, now's your chance. Maybe you're too shy to get yourself up on stage in front of the over-excited crowd, but if not, here's what you

  1. Sidecar Factory Club Pl. Reial, 7, Ciutat Vella, 08002
  2. Thu Apr 17
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El Club dels Notaferits: Samitier + Línea Maginot

This series of acoustic concerts presents a double date with Samitier and Línea Maginot. Samitier is a Barcelona pop band led  by Adrià González, and they'll be presenting their third album, 'Los tambores son nuestros' (2014). Línea Maginot

  1. BARTS (Barcelona Arts on Stage) Av. Paral·lel, 62, Ciutat Vella, 08001
  2. Thu Apr 17
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The Bus: Fred V & Grafix + Loadstar hosted by Dynamite MC + Benvinda

Fred V & Grafix came stomping onto the scene when they signed with Hospital in 2011. Since then have impressed with songs like 'Major Happy' and 'Purple Gates', and released their first self-published EP, 'Googles', in March 2013. Influenced by a

  1. Razzmatazz Almogàvers, 122, Sant Martí, 08018
  2. Thu Apr 17
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Fact Limited Edition: Sascha Dive + Mar-T

Germany's Sascha Dive, owner of the Deep Vibes Recordings label, is one of the main reasons for the resurgence of deep house in his home country.

  1. La Boîte Barcelona La Rambla, 33
  2. Fri Apr 18
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