Madrid is a city brimming with music. Concert halls, bars, and big clubs invite all kinds of acts to their stages, from freshly pressed indie bands to globally famous international superstars. To make sure you don't miss any of your favourites, including major festivals, check here for each month's top concert picks.
Ken Stringfellow and Jon Auer bring The Posies to Madrid, accompanied by drummer Frankie Siragusa who contributed to their latest ablum, 'Solid States' (due out at the end of April). The non-stop Seattle pair are touring to promote their latest effort, the first one after 2010's 'Blood/Candy', and whose first single 'Squirrel vs. Snake' sounds like it'll be a really good night with plenty to dance about.Read more
The Barcelona band made up of Santi Balmes (vocals and guitar), Jordi Roig (guitar), Julián Saldarriaga (guitar, sythesizer, vocals), Joan Ramón Planell (bass) and Oriol Bonet (drums) have finally released their follow-up to 2012's 'La noche eterna. Los días no vividos'. Their much-awaited new release is called 'El poeta Halley' (2016), and the band are giving their fans three nights at La Riviera to check out their live show, which is definitely one of their strengths.Read more
Shawn Mendes is back in town with tunes from his hit album, 'Handwritten' (2015). The young Canadian musician performed at the 2016 People's Choice Awards, where he won Breakthrough Artist, and he's one of TIME magazine's 30 Most Influential Teens to boot. What were you doing when you were 17?Read more