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FESTIVAL CAMBRILS

From Els Pets to Sau via sophisticated flamenco

As its organisers explain, the 45th edition of the Cambrils International Music Festival will host 12 top international performances. The concerts are designed for all audiences, with Els Pets (pictured)...

Planestiueja’t

The best summer plan

Planestiueja’t is La Garrotxa’s summer festival. Spectators are assured of nature, peace, the best food, “and some music”. Taking place every Saturday in July and August, the festival starts with...

Sónar

Electronic dance music

This year, Sónar aims to give expression to all the rhythms of dance culture, which means we will get everything from A$AP Rocky to Bad Bunny, from Arca to Holly Herndon, from Dixon to Disclosure, from...

White summer

Shows by day and night

The numbers endorse the growing success of White Summer, a festival dedicated to music, fashion, gastronomy, the performing arts and diverse forms of entertainment. For this new edition, the eighth, the...

Sons del món

From Texas to Babylon

The Alt Empordà Sons del Món festival has two different but complementary programmes: one with large-scale concerts, held mainly in the Ciutadella de Roses and the Plaza de la Basílica in Castelló...

Estereofònics

One summer, 82 concerts

The fifth edition of the Estereofònics summer musical cycle comprises a total of 82 concerts, most free of charge, in 113 days. This “festival of festivals” is the sum of several different programmes...

Festival internacional de música Pau Casals

Casals and Bach

Pau Casals loved Johann Sebastian Bach, and for this reason the theme of the 39th edition of the Pau Casals International Music Festival will be Casals and Bach. Up to 30 pieces by the German composer...

Porta Ferrada / Singlot

Sant Feliu: music, humour and other arts

Joan Baez, Patti Smith with her band, Salif Keita in a double billing with The Wailers – directed by Aston Family Man Barrett, Bob Marley’s bassist for practically all of his career – New Order,...

Portalblau

Music and tragedy on the Mediterranean

The Portalblau festival in L’Escala is an event that looks towards the Mediterranean, with all that implies: the cradle of cultures going back thousands of years has also been the site of many tragedies,...