After a day of sight-seeing in museums or at monuments, what better to enjoy the evening than one of the many events that Madrid offers!? With summer nights in July comes endless festivals with the best music of the day. So, we at Habitat apartments, want to recommend three great concerts for you to enjoy during your stay at one of our apartments in Madrid.
Black Eyed Peas Concert & David Guetta. 14/07/2011
Place: Vicente Calderón Stadium, Madrid
The world’s number one DJ, David Guetta (a Frenchman) will appear as a guest and opening act at The Black Eyed Peas concert in Madrid on July 14. His album sold over 2 million copies worldwide and over 3.2 million singles were sold. Fans in attendance will enjoy 75 minutes of the best house and dance music of the day.
After David Guetta’s performance, Black Eyed Peas will kick it off with their highly anticipated concert.
The Black Eyed Peas, composed of Will.I.Am, Apl.de.Ap, Taboo and Fergie, is today’s most famous American hip-hop and funk group, which became known worldwide with the single "Where is the Love?". After the albums "Monkey Business" and "The E.N.D.", which brought us songs like 'I Gotta Feeling', 'Meet Me Halfway' and 'Rock That Body, " this band definitely knows how to reach the top of the charts. Now they are bringing to Madrid their new work, entitled "The Beginning," a symbol of the advent and acceptance of new technologies such as augmented reality, 3D, and video 360.
· Early entry: Mywayticket
ZZ Top in Concert. Summers Live Festival 2011
14/07/2011. La Riviera, Latina. Madrid
ZZ Top, affectionately known to their fans "The Little Ol 'Band from Texas" is an American Southern-rock and hard–rock band formed in 1969 in Houston, Texas. Members of the group are guitarist and vocalist Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill plays bass and vocals, and finally Frank Beard on drums. They have the distinction of being one of the few rock bands that still retain its original members after 40 years. The guitars they use are really interesting and mostly co-designed by master luthier John Bolin.
They reached the peak of commercial success in the 70's and 80's, but still continue to rock out today. Now coming to Madrid to present their latest album called “Rancho Texicano”: The Very Best of ZZ Top.
· Early entry: Red Ticketmaster
The Beach Boys. Summers in the Village Festival 2011
15/07/2011. Escenario Puerta del Angel (Angel Stage Door), Madrid
The Beach Boys are an American band, formed in the city of Hawthorne in 1961. This group is thought to be most representative of the California lifestyle in 1960, as well as music and surfing culture of this time. Generally the group was made of the Wilson brothers: Brian, Carl and Dennis as the cousin of the family; Mike Love, a classmate of Brian; Al Jardine; and later joining the group, Bruce Johnston.
Nearly fifty legendary songs played throughout the world and they had several performances at the White House to support their long history. They had such hits as “Good Vibrations,” “Good Only Knows,” “Barbara Ann,” and the album "Pet Sounds," considered by the Rolling Stones magazine to be one of the best albums of the twentieth century.
· Early Entry: Entradas.com