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The five guys from nearby Mataró known as The Free Fall Band at last give their latest album a much-deserved live show in Barcelona. 'The Münster Sights' (2014) is the second effort from the band following 'Elephants Never Forget' (2013), which
Inspired by the Schiller drama, and adapted by Donizetti for the opera – with the help of librettist Giuseppe Bardari – this is the tale of the confrontation between the queens of Scotland and England, Maria Stuarda and her cousin Elizabeth I.
Myriam Swanson, previously the volcanic voice of the band Mambo Jambo, takes the stage at the Milano to present her quartet, Magnolia. The band performs classics by Etta James, Sarah Vaughan and Rosemary Clooney, songs Swanson has been carrying in
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Script and direction: Gemma Beltran. With: Robert González, Queralt Albinyana, Anna Herebia, David Marcè and Albert Mora (alternating with Marc Pujol and Toni Viñals). The Dei Furbi company, winner of the Premio Max 2014 for best musical for
After three albums and a collaboration with Ramón Rodríguez (The New Raemon), Martí Sales (Els Surfing Sirles) and Raúl Fernández (Refree), singer-songwriter Maria Rodés surprised us by using grief and angst as sources of artistic inspiration
What better way to celebrate Razzmatazz's 14th anniversary than with 2manydjs at the decks? The Dewaele brothers will take over the whole of Razz – all five rooms will be at their disposal, along with guests such as Erol Alkan, Tiga, The 2 Bears,
One of the most popular bands in town that took their name from the illegal act they commit when they play their music on the streets and are then chased down by the authorities. They couldn't be more cosmopolitan, with their 11 members from seven
The members of Barcelona-based acoustic trio Frogs for Snakes hail from the States (guitar/vocals) and England (bass and harmonica). Together, their music is anchored in the blues but encompasses a wide range of musical styles. The sound is both
Oriol Riverola (aka John Talabot) is one of the top Catalan artists of the moment. He's making his second album now, following the successful 'Fin' (2012, Hivern Discs), and he hasn't stopped touring the world as a top DJ: he's taken his sound – a
The band led by Fito Cabrales comes to Barcelona as part of their tour to promote the latest and sixth album, the much-awaited 'Huyendo Conmigo de Mí' (2014), released five years after their last effort, 'Antes de que Cuente Diez', with their
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