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Could it possibly be the only Halloween party in town with metal music? If you can't imagine the holiday without its obvious natural soundtrack, get to BeGood to hear hard rock and metal. You'll also get an eye full of terrifying decorations,
Following the huge success of the third year of Piknic Electronik, the organisers of the summer Sundays festival are welcoming autumn with a Halloween party in both rooms at the Apolo, with Philip Jung from MANDY, Ivan Smagghe, the vibrant live
After a year off, the Primavera Club concert series is back in Barcelona. Primavera Sound's kid brother includes concerts in various venues around the city for three days. It kicks off in Apolo's La  with the guitarist from the band that plays
Childhood (10.20pm) is a London four-member band with evocative pop songs full of enthusiasm and good vibrations who have earned a place amongh the most promising new contemporary Brit pop groups and have been compared with Temples and Tame Impala.
Alto saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa returns to the festival with his singular sound to present his new project, Gamak, which has him synthesizing musical forms and concepts of Western and Eastern cultures. 'Gamak incorporates jazz, progressive
Sala Monasterio joins in the Halloween festivities with a big party of their own, doing what they do best – live music. Dirty Santos will perform, along with friends from some of their favourite groups in Barcelona, as well as the unstoppable
It's a new session of electronica of DNIT with a double bill. You get Dean Blunt, one of the most transgressive artists on the current electronica scene, who, after dissolving ties to former project Hype Williams, began releasing solo works. As Dean
La Penúltima gets into Victorian fancy dress to celebrate the scariest imported festival of the year. The bodega's decor will take you back to the streets of Whitechapel, where Jack the Ripper terrorized London. Soundtrack by DJ Starfighter.
Going south of another border to celebrate the Day of the Dead, Coyote & the Lip invite to you get down with their devilish mix of dirty grooves and indie-punk blues. It's hip hop beats meeting with raw punk and hardcore rock 'n' roll with tasty
Islandic electropop group FM Belfast has been gathering fans and great reviews since they started out half messing around toward the end of 2005, when Árni and Lóa decided to record a song as a Christmas gift for their friends. The song started
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