If you’re keen to sample some ‘typical Spanish’ culture (as the Spanish themselves call it) but the idea of a tourist-tacky flamenco show doesn’t appeal, head to sherry bar La Venencia to familiarise yourself with this traditional tipple.
Madrid is known for its vibrant nightlife and has one of the most lively bar and club scenes in the world. If you are interested in exploring this side of Madrid a great neighbourhood to make your stomping ground while visiting is Malasaña.
If you are looking for something fun and a little off the beaten path, check out ‘Real’ Berlin Bands Concert Series Festival. In celebration of Berlin’s talented emerging artists, the festival takes the focus away from the mainstream and puts it on the underground scene. The goal is to give these talented artists the recognition and respect they deserve from a wider audience.
This week METRIC announced they are heading to London for a very special May 24 show. Set to take place in the music venue Shepherd’s Bush Empire, METRIC will amaze its audience with a dazzling set filled with all their infamous songs. Fans have been craving to hear this set live ever since the Fantasies album was released. With its evocation of a dream state, the Fantasies album is filled with a rich mixture of electronic, indie and rock.