The Mediterranean city of Barcelona receives thousands of tourist and music enthusiasts every summer. After this year’s Sónar festival change of date to the month of July, the Off Week festivities also did the same. Today we’ve selected some of the events that stand out based on our musical interests. We hope you enjoy your stay at the Condal city and be sure to grab your tickets in advance.
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Monday, July 15th
Kick off the seven-day celebration with a nice lineup led by female representatives Deborah de Luca and Giorgia Angiuli. DJs Piem and Richy Ahmed will be joining the party to deliver a quality night.
Tuesday, July 16th
If you are looking for some serious tech house beats this is the place to be. Canadians Nathan Barato and Carlo Lio host an all-night performance showcasing the sounds of their Rawthentic label.
As usual, Berlin’s clubbing favorite Watergate brings a carefully curated lineup to Barcelona’s Pacha. The bill is led by Ilario Alicante, Tiefschwarz, Eats Everything, Matthias Meyer, alongside other venue residents. Expect a high voltage dancing night!
Wednesday, July 17th
The renowned Ibiza party moves to the Condal city with a thick lineup. Some of the names that stand out are Skream, Andrea Oliva and Camelphat back-to-back Solardo. Party on!
Swiss label Radiant invites some of its collaborators to create a very fine melodic and progressive house oriented lineup. The event will take place in front of the Barceloneta beach with Sebastien Leger, Armen Miran and more, see you there!
Thursday, July 18th
The crazy clown brand gathers all its music power to feature the sound they are recognized for around the world. Some of the artists involved are Seth Troxler, The Martinez Brothers, Adam Port, Rampa, &Me and more talents from the Circoloco family!
If you are into deep, transcendental, and melodic sounds this is the event for you. The lineup includes different live acts such as Monolink, Jan Blomquist and Rampue, alongside house heavyweights Luciano and Damian Lazarus.
Friday, July 19th
Detroit Love joins forces with Rush Hour crafting a very special lineup including Motown’s city main man Carl Craig alongside Hunee, Antal, Young Marco, and other interesting talents.
With stellar names such as Derrick May, Jeremy Underground, Marcellus Pitman, and of course, the Secretsundaze duo formed by James Priestley & Giles Smith, this party promises to keep the high standards that have offered through the years.
Led by Ibiza-based DJ and producer HOSH, he invites some of his fryhide label friends to a deep music affair, including live acts Tim Engelhardt and GROJ.
Lee Burridge’s crew continues their endless summer tour. This time they land in Barcelona to showcase the label’s smooth and fulfilling beats. Yokoo, Lost Desert and Facundo Mohrr will be the special guests.
Saturday, July 20th
Dixon and Ame bring together all their Innervisions crew to immerse yourself in its musical cosmos. A diverse array of musical styles and forms will be brought to life by artists from the label such as Job Jobse, Gerd Janson, Kink and many more.
Anthony Middleton and Luca Saporito aka Audiofly are inviting Francesca Lombardo, Oliver Koletzki, and Viken Arman to showcase their label sounds at La Terraza.
Senso Sounds boss Oliver Huntemann is set to deliver a rooftop techno experience at the Hotel SB Diagonal Zero. This time he has invited Shaded (Live) and Boris to party with the German maestro.
Sunday, July 21th
The “King” Carl Cox is joined by techno royalty Dubfire to deliver a closing event like no other. Lil’Louis, Nastia and others will join the Barcelona closing celebration.
Progressive powerhouse label Sudbeat gears up for a melodic journey led by its main man Hernan Cattaneo. He has invited Danny Howells, Graziano Raffa, Nick Varon, and Oliverio as his flight team. All aboard!
The East London collective brings some serious dub techno and tech house fun to the city. Join residents Enzo Siragusa, Seb Zito, and Rich NXT as they make you dance into oblivion.
Pacha Barcelona will close the week by the hand of Nic Fanciulli and his friends including Pan-Pot, William Djoko and Konstantin Sibold. Expect some serious party beats by this group of amigos!
Continuing with the Sudbeat celebration local collective Valhalla invites the label manager Graziano Raffa to have the last dance before the next year edition.