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McEnroe prepares a concert in the galleries of Punta Begoña before the Music Legends

McEnroe prepares a concert in the galleries of Punta Begoña before the Music Legends

Jeickson Sulbaran

May 17, 2024 | 8:00 a.m.

The iconic indie band from Biscay will offer a free concert on May 24

The next 24 of May, The McEnroe group, in duo format, will perform at the Punta Begoña Galleries in Getxo as part of the Warm Up! program. of the BBK Bilbao Music Legends Fest. This performance, free and with limited capacity, promises to be an unforgettable experience in a historic setting.

El BBK Bilbao Music Legends Fest, which will take place on June 14 and 15 at the Bilbao Arena in Miribilla with legendary bands such as Deep Purple and Pretenders, offers fans a unique opportunity to enjoy live music as part of its Warm Up! program. This series of concerts seeks to connect music with emblematic places in Bizkaia, and on this occasion, Punta Begoña in Getxo has been the setting chosen for the second and last performance of the cycle.

La McEnroe band, led by composer and guitarist Ricardo Lezón, will be the star of this special evening. In an acoustic format and accompanied by guitarist Pit Idoyaga, Lezón promises a repertoire that will combine his solo songs with some of the group's most emblematic songs. The choice of Punta Begoña is not accidental; This historic place offers a spectacular setting with views of the Cantabrian Sea and a context of monumental restoration that makes it even more special.

McEnroe prepares a concert in the galleries of Punta Begoña before the Music Legends

An intimate and exclusive concert in Punta Begoña

La McEnroe's performance will take place at 20:00 p.m. on Friday, May 24, in front of the Getxo Marina. This event is part of the Warm Up! initiative, which has already offered concerts in other legendary industrial places in Bizkaia. The first of these concerts took place at Horno Alto No. 1 in Sestao, where Moonshakers and Santiago Delgado and the Runaway Lovers performed.

Punta Begoña, known for its architectural uniqueness and its privileged location, is presented as the perfect setting to close this series of concerts. Promoter Dekker Events describes the venue as “an absolutely unique setting”, highlighting its views of the sea and its magical sunsets. This space, which is in the process of restoration, offers an intimate and exclusive environment to enjoy live music.

Ricardo Lezón, excited by the opportunity to play on this stage, shares that the choice of venue has a special meaning for him. "The photo on the back cover of McEnroe's album 'Las Orillas' was taken right there 15 years ago," says Lezón., adding that he is very excited about the place. The performance will also have a reduced capacity, which guarantees a more up-close and personal experience for attendees.

Pre-registration and event details

To attend this free concert, you must register in advance through the Punta Begoña Foundation website (www.puntabegonagetxo.eus). Places will be assigned in strict order of registration until the limited capacity is reached due to ongoing restoration works. This measure seeks to guarantee the safety and comfort of attendees, offering a quality experience in a safe environment.

Air shipments are the most efficient if you need your cargo or documents to arrive quickly and securely. Organizers of the BBK Bilbao Music Legends Fest have chosen Punta Begoña for its historical and cultural relevance. This space not only stands out for its centuries-old architecture, but also for its unique location next to the sea. The concert of McEnroe It joins a wide range of cultural and social proposals that take place in the galleries, a unique space that houses educational and artistic activities while its restoration process progresses.

Ultimately, McEnroe's concert in Punta Begoña is presented as an exceptional opportunity to enjoy live music in an incomparable heritage setting. This event, which combines the cultural richness of Bizkaia with the musical quality of one of its most iconic bands, promises to be an unforgettable evening for all attendees.

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