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Crying in the club with Drakis Discs

by Editor | 13th April 2018

Barcelona-based DIY label Drakis Discs is responsible for curating the line-ups from events such as Club Marabú and Showroom 101, usually bringing international experimental artists that otherwise wouldn’t make it to the city. After nearly a year of silence, its freshly updated compilation showcases emotional club soundscapes from interesting national acts such as Diego Navarro, […]

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Video premiere: Heather – Heaven or Las Vegas

by Editor | 13th March 2018

Post-punk outfit Heather may hail from Barcelona, but their work remains loyal to the British sound of the late 1980s. The fact that their lead singer, Heather Cameron, is from Glasgow simply emphasises this influence. Now Heather have decided to pay tribute to that era by releasing this very personal cover of Cocteau Twins’ anthem ‘Heaven […]

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by Editor | 7th June 2016

Like many mediterranean countries recently, the Spanish music industry has had a bit of a boost thanks to streaming. However, there is still a “serious piracy problem“, and live music is currently suffering  – a lack of Agent of Change policy (like most of Europe) has put an end to some famous venues in the country, […]

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With a generation of young rappers and singers gaining big audiences via YouTube and Instagram, a new wave of producers and beatmakers are broadening the creative horizon of electronic and urban music in Spain. ‘Space Family’ by BSN Posse is the perfect example of how a group that have made a name for themselves producing Juke and Footwork at 160 BPM can also deliver a top quality low tempo beat and still be coherent with their sound. It looks like there are no creative boundaries for a lot of these producers and it’s great to see them bring their own personal feel to the table.

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Hailing from the beautiful beaches of Spain’s Costa del Sol, Sandro Jeeawock is one of the region’s hottest DJs and producers. Unsurprisingly, his chilled, languid beats make the perfect accompaniment to summer days and sun-drenched scenes. We got in touch …

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Insight: Marbella (Alvaro Tobar – Third Culture)

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The city of Marbella, nestled halfway down Spain’s Costa del Sol, is famous for being one of Europe’s most popular resort destinations, providing sun, sea, sand and cerveza to a large seasonal flow of wealthy foreign visitors. What it hasn’t generally been famous for is its music scene. Fortunately, Marbella’s Third Culture collective is flipping …

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Crying in the club with Drakis Discs

by Editor | 13th April 2018

Barcelona-based DIY label Drakis Discs is responsible for curating the line-ups from events such as Club Marabú and Showroom 101, usually bringing international experimental artists that otherwise wouldn’t make it to the city. After nearly a year of silence, its freshly updated compilation showcases emotional club soundscapes from interesting national acts such as Diego Navarro, […]

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4th edition of Cara•B showcases the cream of Spain’s music scenes

by Editor | 28th February 2018

Cara•B is one of the top independent urban music festivals in Barcelona, taking place in an old factory (Fàbrica Fabra i Coats) in the borough of Sant Andreu. The festival has positioned itself as one of the main showcases for …

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