2018 Music Festivals

  • Festivales musicales Madrid

Take your pick from Madrid's eclectic festivals, featuring everything from jazz to rock.


New sustainable electronic music and other arts festival with Apparat, Guy Gerber, Roisin Murphy, Hot Chip Megamix, Ibeyi...(Campus de la Universidad Complutense. 8 and 9 June).


Festival for fans of electronic music with Armin Van Buuren, Axwell Λ Ingrosso and Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike (Ciudad del Rock in Arganda del Rey. 22-23 June).


Women are in the spotlight at the seventh edition of this multidisciplinary festival: tattoos, cars, music, art and urban dance... (Feria de Madrid. 22-24 June).


Ronnie Spector & The Ronettes and PP Arnold take part in this festival celebrating African-American music with a lineup consisting of both established musicians and new revelations (Matadero Madrid. 22-23 June).


Guns N’ Roses, Ozzy Osbourne, Judas Priest and Marilyn Manson will be performing at the second edition of the famous English rock festival (Madrid Caja Mágica. 28-30 June).


Five-star lineup for the second edition of this festival that combines Ibero-American and international music: Bunbury, Molotov, Crystal Fighters, The Cat Empire... (Feria de Madrid. 6-7 July).


Pearl Jam, Jack White, Arctic Monkeys, Depeche Mode, Queens of the Stone Age, Kasabian, Jack Johnson, Massive Attack, Nine Inch Nails, Richie Hawtin, Justice, Tame Impala and much more (Espacio Mad Cool. 12-14 July). GET YOUR TICKETS!

As the summer comes to an end we welcome Imagine Dragons, Izal and Bastille leading the lineup of this fun festival (Campus de la Universidad Complutense. 8 September).

and don't miss...

Elvis Costello, Serrat, Norah Jones, Simple Minds ... a remarkable line-up for the third edition of this eclectic festival (Complutense University Botanical Garden. 21 Jun-29 Jul).


A new event that will delight fans of the genre with performances by leading Latin Jazz figures (Teatros del Canal - Sala Verde. 22-24 June).


Misia, Katia Guerreiro and Carminho share centre stage in this latest edition of the festival (Teatro Nuevo Apolo. 22-24 June).

Steven Tyler, Gregory Porter, Pablo López, Pablo Alborán, Niña Pastori and other top Spanish and international musicians (Teatro Real. 3-31 July).

A historic festival that brings together the greatest artists from the genre (Main venue: Conde Duque. November 2018).

A brand new edition, more personal and closer to the city, which will bring together the very best from this genre (Fernán Gómez Centro Cultural de la Villa. 10-16 Dec - To be confirmed).

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