Red Bull Music Academy Weekender Barcelona 2016 October 11th-16th

On October 16th, Red Bull Music Academy will presenting Brunch -In the City #3, featuring Floating Points, Call Super, and Sau Poler. It will cap off a six-day series of musical takeover that should serve as a perfect week for Catalan music lovers.

The Red Bull Music Academy is a global music institution committed to fostering creativity in music. We celebrate music, its culture, and the transformative minds behind it. Begun in 1998, the Academy has taken the core principles that underlie its annual workshop for selected participants and applied this curatorial approach to events, lectures, and city-wide festivals throughout the year.

We’re set for a dazzling, six-day musical takeover of the Catalan capital

The Red Bull Music Academy Weekender touches down in the Catalan capital for an extended weekend of avant-garde concerts, sought-after performances and banging club nights as well as afternoon parties. From October 11th to 16th, RBMA will host an eclectic programme in Barça’s legendary landmarks, open air venues and premier clubs.

Headlining acts include: the idiosyncratic vocalist, pianist and performer Diamanda Galás, performing her new show Death Will Come And Will Have Your Eyes, house music figurehead and spiritual mainstay Larry Heard, aka Mr. Fingers, doing a live showcase; multifaceted artist and queer icon Mykki Blanco and a large number of alumni and lecturers from 2008’s Academy in Barcelona. These include techno spearhead Moritz von Oswald, versatile Detroit producer Todd Osborn, Parisian beat cosmopolitan Onra, Civil Music’s Débruit and Barça‘s own Cardopusher. You can also expect dynamite sci-fi soul from Jamie Lidell & The Royal Pharaohs alongside kiwi RBMA alum Louis Baker, as well as Moog club’s lively 20th anniversary featuring Studio Barnhus staple and RBMA alum Kornél Kovács and emerging Spanish duo Olde Gods, before the weekender ends in style with an extended afternoon session by sound scientists Floating Points, Call Super and Sau Poler.

Tickets for the events range from 10 euros to 25 for Saturday’s fun.

For More Information: Red Bull Music

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