Contemporary jazz in Nerja

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The Norvege Hot Club are innovators in the rebirth of France’s jazz hero, guitarist Django Reinhardt’s music. Established in their home country of Norway, the Norvege Hot Club’s first performance was at the Molde Jazz Festival in 1979.   They maintain their own unique sound, while continually seeking an expression of contemporary gipsy jazz. They also enjoy a great following …

Folk music concert Nerja

Luar-Na-Lubre

Luar Na Lubre was born in La Coruña, Galicia, in 1986 with the idea of making traditional Galician music available to the world. Based on a repertoire of traditional Celtic music from the area,  Luar Na Lubre is the most celebrated band of its kind in Spain. Luar Na Lubre has performed more than a thousand concerts in 23 countries …

Coverland tribute band comes to Nerja

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If you miss the music of the 60’s 70’s and 80’s be sure to visit the Nerja Cultural Centre on Friday, October 5th when Coverland will perform some of music’s greatest hits. Rock & Fun is what it’s all about when Coverland takes the stage to pay tribute to the likes of Bill Withers, Tom Jones, Joe Cocker, Eric Clapton, …

Nerja to hold free skin cancer screenings

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On Monday, September 24th the town of Nerja is holding skin cancer awareness class in the Plaza de la Ermita between 10:00 and 13: 00. Doctors will be on hand to explain what skin cancer is and how it can be treated, as well as offer advice on good habits for skin exposure to the sun. Anyone who has a …

Flamenca by Manuel Alcaide

Flamenco

Manuel Alcaide presents his latest production “Esencia” at the Nerja Cultural Centre on Saturday, September 29th 2018.   Having studied the art of flamenco in Marbella, Manuel went on to work with various flamenco troops throughout Spain and France. Manuel formed his own company of dancers and musicians in 2012. The new group debuted at El Palacio de La Paz …

The whole of Malaga province is under a yellow weather alert

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Aemet, the Spanish Met Office is warning residents that over 20 litres of rain per square metre could fall in an hour over anywhere in the province this weekend.   The national weather authority issued its latest alert after 45 litres per square metre of rain drenched Rhonda on Thursday leading to flash floods. The torrential rain started around 4pm …

Richard Ray Farrell Band

Blues concert Nerja

The Richard Ray Farrell Band will be performing Friday the 28th of September at the Nerja Cultural Centre.   Born in upstate New York near the world-famous Niagara Falls, Richard Ray Farrell is today a go-to reference on the international circuit of Blues musicians. Throughout his career illustrious career Richard has taken his voice, harmonica and guitar to stages and …

Nerja World Music Outdoor Festival 2018

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Nerja’s Playa el Playazo plays host to the Chanquete World Music Festival next Saturday, September 15th. If you love sun, sea, sand and great music this is one concert you don’t want to miss.   The outdoor concert features renowned Hip Hop, Electrónica and Rock music stars from around the world entertaining you with their music. The concert starts at …

Local company creates a mini-shuttle to reduce pollution on the cliffs

Sea Kayak Nerja-Maro

Local sea kayak company Maro-Kayak Nerja is now offering its customers a free shuttle bus service from Nerja to Maro beach. The new courtesy shuttle alleviates the need for customers trying to find a place to park while also helping to reduce pollution in one of the area’s most beautiful natural settings.   The Nerja to Maro beach shuttle starts …

British artists work goes on display in Nerja

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Organised by the Nerja Department of Culture, an art exhibition titled “Curious Stories” has gone on display in the Municipal Exhibition Hall.   The works of art were all created by British artist and Nerja resident Melissa Launay who graduated from the Seville Faculty of Fine Arts. Melissa’s professional career is centred around the UK where she is represented by …