Music & Nightlife

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


This week and beyond...

Bach in Barcelona

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).

  1. Sant Pau del Camp Sant Pau, 101, El Raval, 08001
  2. Thu Oct 30 - Thu Dec 25
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Halloween Metal Party

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,

  1. BeGood Sancho d'Àvila, 78, Sant Martí
  2. Fri Oct 31
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Pumpkin Electronik

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

  1. Sala Apolo Nou de la Rambla, 113, Poble-sec, 08004
  2. Fri Oct 31
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Primavera Club 2014: Steve Gunn & De Stervende Honden + Cerebral Ballzy + Cómo Vivir en el Campo

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 [2] with the guitarist from the band that plays

  1. La [2] de l'Apolo Nou de la Rambla, 111, Poble-sec, 08004
  2. Fri Oct 31
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Rockin' Lobotomy Pajama Party

  • Free

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

  1. Sala Monasterio Port Olímpic, Moll de Mestral 30-31, 08005
  2. Fri Oct 31
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Halloween: DJ Starfighter

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.

  1. La Penúltima Riera Alta, 40, El Raval, 08001
  2. Fri Oct 31
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Coyote & the Lip Rockin' El Día de los Muertos

  • Free

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

  1. Jam Circus Margarit 44, 08004
  2. Sat Nov 1
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La Rebujito: 'Este cementerio no es muy serio'

La Rebujito chooses to celebrate the local All Saints holiday over the Halloween import (or maybe they just wanted their party on Saturday instead of Friday?) with 'This cemetery isn't very serious' . So it's all about chestnuts and yams and

  1. Teatre Principal La Rambla, 27, Raval, 08002
  2. Sat Nov 1
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16th Banc Sabadell Festival del Mil·lenni: Macy Gray

Macy Gray is something like a cross between Erykah Badu and Lenny Kravitz with a strong temperament inherited from the line of Billie Holiday. What all that means is that Gray's soul and R&B can be sinuous and elegant while at the same time

  1. BARTS (Barcelona Arts on Stage) Av. Paral·lel, 62, Ciutat Vella, 08001
  2. Sun Nov 2
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Caribou + Jessy Lanza

Dan Snaith, alias Caribou, is back in town after his performance during Sónar 2014. The musician is presenting 'Our Love' (2014), a new serving of electronic melodies camouflaged with pop where this time we get sounds that are more dream pop and

  1. Razzmatazz Almogàvers, 122, Sant Martí, 08018
  2. Thu Nov 6
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