Music in Madrid

  • The British electronic band generates a real rave-punk party with its latest album disco (WiZink Center. 27 October).

    Negua - The Prodigy
  • Negua - The Prodigy

October highlights

The prestigious American pop rock band is to present its long-awaited new album in society (Palacio Vistalegre Arena. 20 October).

An unusual programme directed by the conductor Karina Canellakis (National Music Auditorium. 20-22 October).

The Australian brother-sister duo presents their latest single on their world tour (La Riviera. 23 October).

The artist from Madrid presents the exclusive premiere of what will be her fourteenth album: 40 quilates (Teatro Real. 23 October).

A host of artists will be performing at this concert against gender violence (Various locations. 5-31 October).

Flamenco singer with Mediterranean fusion presents De Lorca al Alma (Gran Teatro Bankia Príncipe Pío. 28 October).

The German singer and actress is renowned for her performances of the works by Kurt Weill (Teatro Real. 29 October).

The British rock duo presents its latest album, How Did We Get So Dark? (WiZink Center. 29 October).

A musical show that recovers this great work by the maestro of flamenco (Teatro de la Luz Philips. 30-31 October).

Enjoy the film on a giant screen with the live performance of the film’s soundtrack by John Williams (WiZink Center. 31 October).

November Highlights

A historic festival that brings together the greatest artists from the genre (Main venue: Conde Duque. 2-30 November).

The flamenco singer gives two concerts of his best songs with classic rhythms (Teatro de la Luz Philips. 6-7 November).

Not having released a new album since 2012, the British heavy metal band is back with a surprising tour (But. 4 noviembre).

The prestigious American indie pop band are returning to present their fourth album The Echo Of Pleasure (Joy Eslava. 15 November).

The singer from Seville returns to the stage after a personal retreat of  two years (Teatro Real. 19 November).

The prestigious Colombian artist returns to the stage with her world tour to present her eleventh album (WiZink Center. 19 November).

The Mexican singer is coming to the city as part of her Salón, Lágrimas y Deseo tour to present her ninth album (La Riviera. 23 November).

The American folk rock artist presents a new album with a performance as part of his latest European tour (Teatro Lara - Sala Cándido Lara. 23 November). 

The band led by Joy Division's former bass player will be gigging as part of their new international tour, Substance (Sala Mon Live. 24 November).

One of the most influential bands in recent decades is back after seven years to present its ninth album, Automaton (WiZink. 25 November).

The reference in Britpop is back two years after its 25th anniversary celebration to present Jump On Board (Palacio Vistalegre Arena. 26 November).

The singer will be performing tracks from Vestida de nit, a record on which she recovers old songs (Teatro de la Zarzuela. 27-28 November).

Coming this year
  • Pumpkins United is the tour in which the legendary group will get back together with  Michael Kiske and Kai Hansen in their ranks (WiZink Center. 8 December).

  • Independent band whose sound moves between pop rock and electronic presents Altar, their sixth studio album (Teatro Nuevo Apolo. 12 December).

    The Gift
  • The British legend is coming to Spain as part of his tour with his latest album, Roll with the Punches (WiZink Center. 12 December).

    Van Morrison
  • The fathers of electronic rock are coming on their winter Global Spirit Tour in which they will present their latest album, Spirit (WiZink Center. 16 December).

    Depeche Mode
  • The Chinese-American orchestra conductor, Xian Zhang, will lead this concert (National Music Auditorium - Sala Sinfónica. 22-23 December).

    OCNE. Symphonic Cycle. Händel Made In China
  • The renowned Lebanese violinist bids farewell to The Incredible Violin Tour after travelling all over the world (WiZink Center. 29 December).

    Ara Malikian
  • Helloween
  • The Gift
  • Van Morrison
  • Depeche Mode
  • Händel Made In China
  • Ara Malikian
Get ready for 2018!
  • The band from Leeds visits Spain on its latest tour to present Relaxer, its third album (WiZink Center. 9 January).

  • The artistic ensemble considered to be one of the best orchestras in the world (Teatro Real. 13 January).

    Vienna Philharmonic
  • One of the leading trash bands ever presents its latest album, Hardwired... to Self-Destruct (WiZink Center. 3 and 5 February).

  • The Chinese musician is considered by professionals and experts to be the greatest pianist today (Teatro Real. 12 March).

    Lang Lang
  • Following his solo debut, the British artist has managed to top the charts all over the world (WiZink Center. 31 March 2018).

    Harry Styles
  • alt-J
  • Filarmónica de Viena
  • Metallica
  • Lang Lang
  • Harry Styles
  • This year the Spanish capital is hosting a number of festivals you won't want to miss!

    2017-2018 Music Festivals


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  • Take a peek at our selection of the most important events taking place this year and start planning your next visit!

    2017 Events Calendar
  • Totem. Cirque du Soleil
  • A short but fascinating introduction to the city’s main museums which boast an important cultural heritage encompassing most European styles

    Art in Madrid Guide (PDF)
  • Art in Madrid Guide
  • From one of the largest Royal Palaces in Europe to Real Madrid's stadium, discover the city's most popular sights and attractions.

    Madrid Top 10
  • Find out why Spaniards tend to eat later than the rest of the continent, when it's traditional to munch on a "saint's bones" and where you take in a flamenco show with a drink or a meal

    Eating in Madrid (PDF)
  • Eating in Madrid
  • There are plenty of green spaces in Madrid, offering a peaceful interval of relief under the deep-blue sky.

    Parks and Gardens
  • Check out online or download our monthly bilingual magazine, packed with events, useful information and a map of Madrid and its metro.

    esMADRIDmagazine October 2017
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