Concerts in Barcelona

Besides of being visited by the nice weather, Barcelona is also visited by a wide and sensational musical offer to become all us mad of seing our favourite bands playing new and old songs and along different concerts and music festivals. Barcelona is as well as Madrid, one of the most preferred cities where to play in Spain and Europe for most of the international bands.

Bands and singers like Bruce Springsteen, Madonna, Metallica, Rolling Stones, U2, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Killers, Aerosmith and so on, include Barcelona as one of the notable stops on their European Tour.

Upcoming Concerts at Barcelona
Concert Date Place Time Price Selling points
SHUARMA 15/04/2010 Luz de Gas 21:00 15€ www.telentrada.com, 902 101 212, Caixa Catalunya ATM
HOMBRES G 17/04/2010 Razzmatazz 19:30 30-40€ www.servicaixa.com, 902 332 211, La Caixa ATM
MIKA 18/04/2010 Palau Sant Jordi 21:00 26,25€ www.ticketmaster.es, 902 150 025, Fnac, Carrefour
FUN LOVIN CRIMINALS 11/05/2010 Bikini 21:00 35€ www.ticketmaster.es, 902 150 025, Fnac, Tiendas Tipo, Carrefour
JAMIE CULLUM 27/05/2010 Sant Jordi Club 20:45 40-50€ www.ticketmaster.es, 902 150 025, Fnac, Tiendas Tipo, Carrefour
ALICIA KEYS 02/06/2010 Palau Sant Jordi 20:15 35-60€ www.servicaixa.com, 902 332 211,www.ticketmaster.es, 902 150 025, Fnac, El Corte Inglés, Carrefour
DAVID BISBAL 18/06/2010 Palau Sant Jordi 19:30 28-40€ www.ticketmaster.es, 902 150 025, Fnac, Tiendas Tipo, Carrefour, www.telentrada.com, 902 101 212
BOB DYLAN 24/06/2010 Poble Espanyol www.ticketmaster.es, 902 150 025, Fnac, Tiendas Tipo, Carrefour
CROWDED HOUSE 24/06/2010 Razzmatazz 2 20:00 30€ www.ticketmaster.es, 902 150 025, Fnac, Tiendas Tipo, Carrefour
MARK KNOPFLER 23/07/2010 Palau Olímpic Badalona 20:30 42-54€ www.ticketmaster.es, 902 150 025, Fnac, Tiendas Tipo, Carrefour
AEROSMITH 27/06/2010 Palau Sant Jordi 20:45 42-187,50€ www.servicaixa.com, 902 332 211,www.ticketmaster.es, 902 150 025, Fnac, Tiendas Tipo, Carrefour
A-HA 15/10/2010 Sant Jordi Club 19:00 www.ticketmaster.es, 902 150 025, Fnac, Tiendas Tipo, Carrefour

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SAN MIGUEL PRIMAVERA SOUND: Pop, Rock and Electronic music at Parc del Forum from 27th to 29st of May. Main bands playing will be: PIXIES, PET SHOP BOYS, WILCO, SPOON, THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS, THE CHARLATANS, ORBITAL, … among many others.

Prices vary are approxemately 70€ per day and 170€ (3 days ticket)

Selling Tickets:  Tick Tack Ticket, Servicaixa, Atapalo and Codetickets

Tip: Parc del Forum is located Rambla Prim, 1 (08019 Barcelona), Metro El Maresme – Forum (yellow line)

SONAR (Electronic Festival): this year SONAR will be celebrated simultaneously between Barcelona and A Coruña (Sonar Galicia) and will feature amazing performances from artists like Chemical Brothers, Air, LCD Soundsystem, 2MANYDJS, PLASTIKMAN, BOOKA SHADE, DELOREAN and BROADCAST among others. This edition in Barcelona will be celebrated at CCCB-MACBA (Sonar by day) and Fira Gran Via (Sonar by night).

Prices vary depending on the day/night and go from 45€ to 155€ (3 days ticket)

Selling Tickets: www.ticketmaster.es , 902 150 025 (from Spain), +34 932 752 294 (outside Spain)

Tip: Fira Gran Via is located at Av. Botánica, 62 (Polígon Pedrosa, l’Hospitalet del Ll. Barcelona)

GREC 2010: Summer Festival of art and music in Barcelona from the 17th of June to the 1st of August. This edition will be based mainly on Japanese culture.

The proceedings of the Grec Festival will be represented in the follosing theatres: Teatre Grec, Plaza del Rey, TNC, Teatre lliure and Mercat de les Flors.

* Most of tickets can be bought by phone on 902332211, in Servicaixa or in shops FNAC.

Other venues such as Sala Razzmatazz, Sala Apolo, Sidecar, Luz de Gas, Sala Mephisto and Sala Bikini offer live concerts. Check the schedule out at the above links. These venues are also night-clubs when no gig is scheduled.

We recommend: JazzSí Club (C/Requesens besides Ronda Universidad) live music bar is a meeting point for professionals and music students. Open all days from 19:00 approx., free entry but a drink is a must.
Fore more information: JazzSí Club

There are also other pubs and bars that offer live music with no cover charge such as Mediterrani (calle Balmes) and Michael Collins (Sagrada Familia).

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