Events

Iron Maiden in Barcelona

Iron Maiden begins its Maiden England 2014 tour in Barcelona.  The concert took place in the emblematic Palau St Jordi on May 27th 2014.   As special guest they invited the American trash band Anthrax that opened the concert with an energetic lineup of old and new songs.  Here is the spectacular intro of Iron Maiden in Barcelona with their song Moonchild a show full of an amazing display of fireworks and lights.  Maiden England will continue its 2014 tour in Bilbao and then it will head all over the most important cities in Europe.

Maiden England 2014 Tour dates

MAY 27 Barcelona, Spain (with Anthrax)
MAY 29 Bilbao, Spain (with Anthrax)
MAY 31 Fortarock Festival, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
JUNE 1 Rock In Idro, Bologna, Italy
JUNE 3 Budapest, Hungary (with Anthrax)
JUNE 5 Rock Am Ring, Germany
JUNE 8 Brno, Czech Republic (with Ghost)
JUNE 9 Rock Im Park, Germany
JUNE 11 Copenhell, Denmark
JUNE 13 Greenfield Festival, Interlaken, Switzerland
JUNE 14 Nova Rock Festival, Nickelsdorf, Austria
JUNE 16 Sofia, Bulgaria
JUNE 17 Belgrade, Serbia (with Ghost)
JUNE 20 HellFest, France
JUNE 24 Poznan, Poland (with Slayer & Ghost)
JUNE 26 Bravalla Festival, Sweden
JUNE 28 Bergen Calling, Norway (with Ghost, Kvelertak, Sagh)
JULY 1 Luxembourg Rock-A-Field Festival Ground (with Ghost)
JULY 3 Main Square Festival, Arras, France
JULY 5 Sonisphere Festival, Knebworth, UK

Flamenco Night in Barcelona

flamenco y ole barcelona 042 300x225 Flamenco Night in BarcelonaFlamenco y Olé is the name of a flamenco show that takes place every evening at the Palacio del Flamenco in Barcelona, proving that in Barcelona we can also enjoy the popular Andalusian folk dance.  This 30 min show includes 5 shows in the flamenco opera style, with live music and an extraordinary group of dancers.

The place is located in Balmes street in the center of Barcelona city at a restaurant theater called the Palacio del Flamenco, an open space for about 200 people that enjoy typical Spanish food and the live show.

Here are some pictures of one of its shows of the night “Flamenco y Olé”

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Spanish short film wins Youtube’s Your Film Festival 2012

 Spanish short film wins Youtubes Your Film Festival 2012The short “The Guilt” by young Spanish director David Victori was the big winner of the 2012 Your Film Festival. The competition presented by Youtube and Emirates Airlines invites young filmmakers to send short films to compete for a prize of $500,000 to produce a feature film with the company of Ridley Scott (Blade Runner) and Michael Fassbender (Magneto in X-Men: First Class ).
The contest received more than 15,000 applications from which the top 50 were chosen by Scott Free Productions for the YouTube community to vote for the top 10. The 10 finalists were exhibited in Venice, and an expert jury chose the winner, this year the award went to the 10-minute short film by young catalan director David Victori.

The Guilt (subtitled in English)

Halloween 2011 in Jumanji 55 in Roppongi, Tokyo

In spite of all the international and local bad news ranging from revolutions, occupy wall street and radiation spots in the city, people in Tokyo did not refrain themselves to celebrate a long Halloween weekend from Thursday 28th to Monday the 31st.

This time the location was Jumanji55 a club venue located in the heart of Roppongi.  The name resembling the famous 80′s jungle story taken to the big screen starring Robin Williams.  Jumanji the movie is based on the story by the same name written by Chris Van Alburg which narrates the adventures 2 kids who go through after playing with a mysterious game board that transports them to a magical jungle.  Jumanji55 named after this story resembles the same jungle atmosphere with dinosaurs, snakes and wild nature ,added to this the distinctive life size statue of the alien man eater Predator at the entrance of the club, which has become the club’s trademark.

From its inauguration Jumanji55 has been one of the most successful venues in Roppongi hosting international DJs and cover magazine super models visiting Japan.  The club since then has been recognized for being the foreign fashion model hangout and one of the best nampa pick up places of beautiful Japanese girls.

This Halloween Jumanji55 celebrated Halloween with its unique style that started with a red carpet  entrance decorated with a real size coffin for guests to get in and experience the sinister and deadly side of Halloween.

Here is the short music video Tokyography shot for the venue’s Halloween event.

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French Tuesdays Tokyo 1st Year Anniversary Party

October 13th, 2011 French Tuesdays launched its 16th party after a year of success in Tokyo.  The french worldwide glam party brand known as French Tuesdays, came to Japan for the first time in 2010, bringing a new event concept to the Tokyo scene.

This unique event that occurs once a month on a Tuesdays is hosted on the most unique venues in Tokyo, this time was in Ebisu Station at Act Square, an elegant venue with 3 lounges and a huge 360° digital display on the main floor.  The event was attended by the Tokyo Japanese and expat business elite and the exotic mix of beautiful Japanese and foreign women.

The main entertainment was the appearance of J-Pop female group Shanadoo, 5 gorgeous Japanese girls who danced and sang the tunes of their latest album.

The event was sponsored by mini who raffled a free week drive with a brand new mini cooper car, plus mini cooper goods and Delta Airlines who raffled a free round trip ticked to New York.  Other brands were also present like the french mineral water Perrier, and champagne brand Laurent-Perrier.

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