BILBAO GATHERS MUSIC PROFESSIONALS AND PASSIONATES WITH A RECORD BIME

BILBAO GATHERS MUSIC PROFESSIONALS AND PASSIONATES WITH A RECORD BIME Autumn has become synonymous with music in Bilbao with the Bizkaia International Music Experience: BIME, An event that represents a meeting point for professionals in the music sector, with presentations and conferences, in addition to celebrating a festival where music lovers enjoy all kind of genres. On the one hand, BIME PRO brought together personalities from the music business from all over the world and, on the other, BIME Live presented artists of international stature at BEC! from Bilbao with Kraftwerk and Jamiroquai as main courses. This seventh

THE FESTIVAL ÚNICOS’ MERGES TANGO AND FLAMENCO AT THE TEATRO REAL OF MADRID

THE FESTIVAL ÚNICOS’ MERGES TANGO AND FLAMENCO AT THE TEATRO REAL OF MADRID The music traveled from the southern hemisphere to our latitudes with the ‘Festival Unico’,  originally Argentine show that celebrated its first edition at the Teatro Real in Madrid. Its proposition, so far held in Buenos Aires, merges different genres such as tango, flamenco or pop in a symphonic format by many artists from both countries. The festival, held on September 23rd and 25th, dedicated its first day to the duets of prominent singers from Spain and Argentina with a majority female presence, such as Pastora

‘VIVE DIAL’ THRIVES ENCORE IN MADRID WITH ITS SPANISH POP PARTY

‘VIVE DIAL’ THRIVES ENCORE IN MADRID WITH ITS SPANISH POP PARTY  The city of Madrid lived one of the last great musical summer moments with Vive Dial, the Spanish pop party organized every year by Cadena Dial the radio station. In it, some of the most recognized names in current pop, such as David Bustamante, Melendi, Estopa and many others, met to immerse the capital into an authentic musical celebration for more than three hours. The concert, which took place at the Wizink Center on September 6th, packed the venue with more than 14,000 people who enjoyed this

MEDUSA FESTIVAL 2019 BEATS A NEW ASSISTANCE RECORD AS IF RIDING A DRAGON

Electronic music, the beach and fantasy met in the sixth edition of the Medusa Sun Beach Festival, one of the most massive events of this type in the country. This year, it has broken the attendance record by gathering more than 315,000 people who enjoyed genres such as EDM or techno in an environment full of fantastic and magical references, with a Main Stage that presented the huge figure of a dragon on a castle. The festival, held in Cullera from August 7th to 12th, brought together more than a hundred artists, including some of the most relevant names

DREAMBEACH 2019 STAGES A MONUMENTAL TEMPLE FOR ELECTRONIC MUSIC

Thousands of electronics music lovers went on pilgrimage, for another year, to the musical temple known as  Dreambeach, one of the most important festivals of this genre in the country. From August 7th to 11th, Villaricos (Almería) hosted the seventh edition of this meeting that summoned more than 160,000 attendees to enjoy a unique sensory experience thanks to its imposing stages, for which names of the likes of Armin van Buuren, Steve Aoki, Don Diablo and many others paraded. During its five days, the festival presented more than ten hours of uninterrupted performances by a hundred artists who completed

TOMORROWLAND, THE ELECTRONIC CIRCUS, CONQUERES BARCELONA FOR THE THIRD TIME

Electronic music lovers in Spain, had one of the most expected events of the year with a new edition of UNITE with Tomorrowland. On July 27th, Barcelona received this macro event for the third consecutive year. It brought together more than 15,000 attendees to dance amidst some of the heavyweights of the genre today, such as Salvatore Ganacci, Nervo or Lost Frequencies. The event, whose franchise is originally from Belgium, has as its hallmark the fantastic and circus aesthetics, elements reflected in its sets and settings. In addition, the festival presents the peculiarity of being held in different countries

LOW FESTIVAL SETS INDIE AND ROCK AT THE BEACH

Music emerged from the coast of Benidorm with Low Festival, which for the eleventh consecutive year shaked the beaches of the town to the rhythm of indie and rock. From July 26th to 28th, the event exposed a poster with almost a hundred national and international bands such as Vetusta Morla, Miss Caffeina, Foals, Fangoria or the acclaimed New Order, one of the groups that generated the highest expectation during the festival. This edition achieved another success by selling out all the available tickets days before its celebration, bringing together more than 75,000 attendees. In addition to indie and

DONOSTI IS FLOODED WITH JAZZ WITH THE 54 HEINEKEN JAZZALDIA

More than fifteen stages and about a hundred artists took the streets of Donosti for four days with the 54 Heineken Jazzaldia, whose latest edition attracted more than 170,000 visitors. From the past 24th to July 28th, the streets of the city were soaked with all kinds of jazz proposals that united the past and the present of the genre by consecrated artists with soloists and emerging bands, such as John Zorn, Atomic & the Trondheim Jazz Orchestra or the Basques Belako. A multitude of musicians paraded through its large number of stages exhibiting their particular style representing the

BBK LIVE FOUNDS ITS BASE AS A REFERENT OF INDIE AND INTERNATIONAL POP

For another consecutive year, the BBK Live festival situated Bilbao as a benchmark for indie and pop worldwide. Its 14th edition, which took place on July 11th, 12th and 13th, was once again a success by bringing together more than 112,000 attendees from 100 different nationalities on the top of Kobetamendi, the mountain that serves as a privileged setting for the event and to which artists such as The Strokes, Rosalia, Liam Gallagher or Thom Yorke, among many others, were uploaded. The festival poster brought together more than a hundred names that, in addition to indie and pop, presented

EL FIB CUMPLE 25 AÑOS CON OTRA EDICIÓN DE ALTURA

The International Festival of Benicassim, aka FIB, turned a quarter of a century in its latest edition where it convened more than 110,000 attendees from all corners of the world. The event, held from July 18th to 21st, brought the indie and pop sounds of more than a hundred national and international artists with Fatboy Slim, Lana del Rey, Kings of Leon and Vetusta Morla to the Valencian coast. The FIB is one of the largest and longest-running festivals of its kind in our country and celebrated its 25 years with a poster, which in addition to the aforementioned