Music & Nightlife
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- Primavera Sound 2015
- This month's live music in BCN
- Sónar 2015
- Toasting the best cocktail bars
- BCN's favourite nightlife events
This week and beyond...
First a translation of this month's theme: 'Back to the cave. Hair and clubs.' And now a question: Were there churros in the Paleolithic Age? More important, was there chocolate? It's a bit of a blur, but there definitely had to be wild parties,
The Rebellion Tour bashes down in Barcelona with live shows from four of the hardest of today's hardcore, presenting their respective new works. Thrash around with Madball, Strife, Rise of the Northstar and Backtrack.
Directe de Nova York, Curses, anteriorment conegut com Drop the Lime, és un dels productors en boca de tots aquest any després dels seus EP a Let 's Play House, el segell de Jacques Renault, i Throne of Blood, propietat de l'influent DJ i
Anna Greenwood és artífex d'una de les festes més divertides de Londres, la Guilty Pleasures. Les seves sessions sempre són una celebració col·lectiva d'aquells petits plaers musicals que ens farien caure la cara de vergonya davant la penya
Heading up bands like The Acoustic Blues Company, Down Home and Shine, Hernan Senra – better known by his nickname 'Chino' – has taken his music around Spain and Europe. Accompanying him are The Big Bet, featuring Rod Deville (double bass) and
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
- Aribau, 33, Eixample
- Sat Mar 7 - Sun Mar 22
Primavera Sound 2015 celebrates its 15th edition May 28-30 at the Parc del Fòrum, which just so happens to coincide with the 15th anniversary of the debut album by The Strokes. The New York revival garage rock band was the first to confirm their
If you know anything about electronic music, you know about Sónar. Now in its 22nd year, with the official title of International Festival of Advanced Music and New Media Art, these days the parallel activities generate as much excitement as the
- Rated as: 4/5
- Critics choice
After an absence from Barcelona stages for 12 years, 'La Traviata' is back at the Liceu with a magnificent production featuring the stamp of David McVicar's intelligent stage direction, and the wise and poetic musical direction of Evelino Pidò.
The neighbourhood of Gràcia was once an independent town, only absorbed into Barcelona proper at the end of the 19th century. Its community spirit remains strong, as evidenced by the consistent hard work put into this annual Festa Major (‘big
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