Category Archives: Favourite Gig

Favourite Gig: Eels

Eels, the unstoppable project of tortured singer and composer Mark Oliver Everett (also known as E), debuted more than 20 years ago with the hit album ‘Beautiful Freak’ (1996). Now they’re back to play tonight at Razzmatazz some of their classics and to show off their 12th album, ‘The Deconstruction’ (2018), published four years after ‘The Cautionary Tales of Mark Oliver Everett’ (2014).

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Favourite Gig: Steve Gunn

The initiative ‘Vida on the Road’, which was launched by the Vida Festival, to take different artists to big cities around Spain, New York musician Steve Gunn is playing tonight at Sala Sidecar. He presents his fourth album, ‘The Unseen in Between’ (2019), the latest example of his ability to update, renew and reinvent the most classic essence of rock.

Favourite Gig: Haiku Hands

Electronic music collective Haiku Hands have announced their debut national tour. The Sydney-based group – Beatrice Lewis and Claire and Mie Nakazawa – has gained attention with their extremely boppy anthem ‘It’s Not About You’ and the funky ‘Jupiter’.  If you’re into strong multi-layered vocals, powerful lyrics and irresistible tunes tonight Haiku Hands in concert at Razzmatazz.

Favourite Gig: Kraftwerk

Following their successful worldwide 3D concert tours, the pioneers of electronic music Kraftwerk present their show at the Festival Jardins Pedralbes. Their compositions, which employ innovative techniques, synthetic voices and computerized beats, have made a huge international impact on so many music genres. During their live concerts, Kraftwerk (made up of Ralf Hütter, Henning Schmitz, Fritz Hilpert and Falk Grieffenhagen) illustrate their belief in the respective contributions of human and machine.

Favourite Gig: Eddie Vedder

You know Eddie Vedder as the frontman of classic grunge band Pearl Jam, who were just back in Barcelona in 2018 after a ten-year absence from our stages. And now he’s back on his own at the Palau Sant Jordi with a set list that includes his own songs (though he hasn’t released a solo album since 2011’s ‘Ukelele Songs’), Pearl Jam songs, and covers of tunes by different artists.

Favourite Gig: Immaculate Fools

El cantante, guitarrista y compositor Kevin Weatherill, líder de la legendaria banda británica de pop que tuvo su mayor éxito a medianos de los 80 con el single que da nombre a la banda, retoma Immaculate Fools después de separar el a finales de los 90 acompañado de nuevos músicos y dispuesto a darle a sus temas favoritos las melodías que siempre buscó. La primera parada de la gira de presentación de su nuevo álbum es hoy en Barcelona, donde presentará sus nuevas canciones y sus éxitos en la sala Salamnadra.