A New Hope

By |2019-12-09T12:10:11+01:00December 9th, 2019|Agenda, Music|

The End is Near,so It’s the Beginning Here we are at the end of what has been a very weird year, except for on the music side of life, where everything was amazing! !!! (chk chk chk)Sala Apolo, Dec 12th It [...]

Monster Music

By |2019-11-08T13:10:24+01:00November 8th, 2019|Agenda, Music|

From California to Iceland and back again     Shaken, not stirred. Maybe that’s how Bond would describe Cass McCombs. The songwriter is back in town at La Nau on the 11th presenting his not-so-new album [...]

Live Music

By |2019-09-13T13:35:12+02:00September 3rd, 2019|#83, Agenda, Music|

12.9.2019 Nada Surf Sala Upload Summer festivals not only create gaping holes in our pockets, but they also bring the small-format concert agenda to a complete halt. Now that we are headed towards autumn, I [...]

Cloud Control

By |2019-05-01T14:14:09+02:00May 1st, 2019|#80, Agenda, Music|

Molly Nilsson composes your soundtrack to a lone walk along grey Poblenou buildings. Her tune is that first ray of sunshine breaking through the clouds on questionable mornings when you don’t know which coat [...]

Music in April

By |2019-06-19T15:22:47+02:00April 3rd, 2019|#79, Agenda, Music|

The literary month of the year is jam-packed with sonic nuggets so let’s get right into it. First up is Dominique A at Apolo on the 3rd. He considers himself more of a chansonnier than a musician. Camus-level [...]

music | Pink Punk

By |2019-06-19T15:22:58+02:00March 1st, 2019|#78, Agenda, Music|

The music world ain’t no cakewalk for women. How often have I had to tell people that no, I am not with the band. No, I’m not here to see if the singer is good-looking. No, this is not my boyfriend’s concert. [...]

Vinyl-lovers weekend!

By |2019-01-27T12:04:14+01:00January 27th, 2019|°Culture, Music|

Vinyl lovers! We have some seductive news for your analogical souls. Three brand new vinyl-worshiping pagodas have hit town: Curtis Audiophile Cafe (c/ Mallorca, 196), La Spaziale Records (c/ Corretger 7), an [...]

Clubbing | ZØW1E

By |2018-10-29T16:10:32+01:00October 29th, 2018|Music|

ZØW1E abre sus puertas el próximo sábado 10 de noviembre. Se trata de un nuevo espacio dedicado a la música en todas su representaciones en el Distrito Cultural de L’Hospitalet de Llobregat. Este espacio albe [...]

Music | Writer Wanted

By |2018-09-27T12:14:33+02:00September 13th, 2018|#73, Music|

Mark Dix, you and your great taste in music will never be forgotten. It was a pleasure working with you, and we grudgingly accept that lil’ baby Jericho needs you more than this newspaper (at the moment). For [...]

Music | Force Major

By |2018-07-24T16:01:52+02:00July 24th, 2018|#72, Agenda, Music|

In the best traditions of a true Catholic society, Barcelona imposes strict codes of conduct 51 weeks a year before cutting capers for a week or so, depending on your barri. This month, Més puts you up on a c [...]

Music | Sant Joan’s Near

By |2018-06-06T16:07:44+02:00June 4th, 2018|Agenda, Music|

What’s not to like about June? The longest days of the year coincide with peak festival season as this year the big guys escape earthly privacy and copyright laws by marketing in space. This world famous week [...]

Expo & brindis

By |2018-03-05T12:42:37+01:00March 5th, 2018|Arte, Music|

Hoy, otro lunes lluvioso del año 2018, Sala Apolo inaugura la expo fotográfica "El Escenario", fotografías de actuaciones en directo de los conciertos que han transcurrido en la emblemática sala durante los p [...]

Music | March Madness

By |2018-02-28T18:29:15+01:00February 28th, 2018|#68, Agenda, Music|

March is the best month of the year. Not only are the ghastly winter months over, but the clocks leap forward and our bank balances are back up to scratch. It’s also the birth month of Ron Jeremy, Dave Eggers [...]

Music | Laut is Back

By |2017-06-08T14:29:16+02:00June 8th, 2017|#61, Agenda, Music|

Loads to get through this month, pen pals. I’ve largely skipped the main event and its offshoots, as there are many more dates that are worthy of our attention and will wither and die without our support. Rea [...]

Music agenda: Release

By |2016-12-12T13:30:11+01:00December 12th, 2016|#56, Agenda, Music|

I’ve often thought that music, like the food on sale at traditional markets, should be seasonal. Of course you could listen to Calypso all year round if you wanted, but that doesn’t accompany the climes of an [...]