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Vida Festival 2018

The Vida festival has become one of the musts on the Catalan summer music festival calendar in record time, and it celebrates its fifth anniversary this year with a line-up that’s got us all ready to get to the Masia d’en Cabanyes just down the coast in Vilanova i la Geltrú from June 28 to July 1.

St. Vincent is one of the headliners this year, as she presents ‘Masseduction’ (2017), the latest album from the American singer-songwriter and guitarist also known as Annie Clark; Scottish band Franz Ferdinand also present their new effort, ‘Always Ascending’ (2018); and Of Montreal, American indie artist Kevin Barnes’s project, also debut tracks from their album ‘White Is Relic/Irrealis Mood’ (2018); English singer-songwriter Nick Mulvey presents his second solo work, ‘Wake Up Now’ (2017); and the legendary band out of Arizona Calexico, led by Joey Burns and John Convertino, take to the stages once again with their ninth album, ‘The Thread That Keeps Us’ (2018). Other international acts to check out include singer-songwriters Elvis PerkinsBart Davenportand Josh Rouse; noise from Hookworms; krautdisco from DBFC; and guitar pop from newcomers out of Norway, Great News.

More local acts include Los Planetas, one of the biggest bands on the Spanish music scene, who come along with their ninth album, ‘Zona temporalmente autónoma’ (2017), under their arm as well; El Petit de Cal Eril, the band led by Joan Pons, bring their metaphysical pop and the psychedelia of their live shows to the festival with their own ninth album, dubbed ‘Δ’ (2018); the six-piece Oso Leone from Mallorca also present a new, and much-anticipated, album, which is released this year and shows off their more electronic and R&B sides; and the mathrock duo ZA! also have new music to show off.

You can also check out fast and powerful pop from young Valencian band La Plata; the mix of krautrock, metal and pscyhedelia that Medalla have for you; punk from Galician outfit Novedades Carminha; and from Murcia it’s Perro, among others.

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The 25th anniversary of Los Planetas

Hugely popular and influential Spanish band Los Planetas are back onstage with new songs from their album ‘Zona Temporalmente Autónoma’ and to celebrate their 25th anniversary as a group. They’re in Barcelona at Sala Apolo on April 21. At the time of this writing they’ve released two singles from ‘Zona Temporalmente Autónoma’: ‘Islamabad’ and ‘Porque me lo digas tú’. You can expect to hear new songs during the concert, but also their biggies such as ‘Un buen día’ and ‘Qué puedo hacer’.

Ville à Dômat #177: “Bittersweet Symphonies”

Another bloody monday with the best bittersweet symphonies. Two hour of the best indie music. Avui, el dia que La Musa torna al Temple indie, entrevistarem a la gent de Serielizados que ens parlaran del Serielizados Fest. Divus Julius Bonasera estrenarà el més nou de Feist, Kendrick Lama,r Oh Wonder, Novo Amor, Beth Ditto, Gorillaz i Saint Etienne. Punxarem a noves troballes com Vallès, Will Joseph Cook o Melody’s Echo Chamber. A més, us informarem del Sansan Festival, de la versió més refrescant del Festival’Era, del Món Llibre 2017 i de l’arribada del Tomorrowland a Barcelona.
Dilluns de 7PM a 9PM 100.5F Radio Ciutat Vella
Ville à Dômat: Bittersweet Symphonies

FIB 2015

El FIB comença aquest proper dijous 16 de juliolamb noms tan convincents com Blur, Florence + The Machine, The Prodigy, Portishead, Noel Gallagher’s Flying Birds, Los Planetas, Vetusta Morla o FSS (la recent aliança entre Frank Ferdinand i Sparks). El Festival Internacional comptarà amb un gran cartell . A més a més dels caps de cartell del 16 al 19 de juliol arribaran a Benicàssim artistes com Crystal Fighters, Clean Bandit, LA, Swim Deap, Jamie T, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Kaiser Chiefs, Mark Ronson, Tiga (DJ), Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls, Timo Maas, Bastille, Public Enemy, The Cribs, Madeon o Mo o A-Trak entre d’altres.

Els “Planetas” infatigables

La banda granadina Los Planetas surt de gira per presentar nou material, el poderos ‘Dobles fatigas’ (2015), el seu nou EP després de gairebé cinc anys de silenci discogràfic. Un treball que uneix pop piscodélic, rock i flamenc a l’estil del mestre Morente amb el que ja ens teníen acostumats en les seves últimes composicions.El divendres 22 de maig a la sala Apolo.