Fernando Martin

Fernando Martin BIO:
Fernando Martín (Madrid, 59 vintage) has dedicated the last 30 years to music, led by love, devotion, his journalist profession and because he is absolutely convinced that, as Plato said, "music does for the soul what gymnastics does for the body". If you add his other passion, Madrid, the equation is then fully and satisfactorily solved. As director of Madrid En Vivo magazine, music is part of his everyday life and nothing pleases him more than sharing it with you.

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Café de Chinitas: flamenco in its essence Category: Entertainment
August 31, 2018

In the Café de Chinitas / said Paquiro to his brother: / ‘I am braver than you / a better bullfighter and a better gypsy’. These are verses that Federico García Lorca wrote as a tribute to the oldest Café Chantant in Spain and direct ancestor of today’s flamenco venues known in Spain as tablaos: Café de Chinitas in […]

Casa Patas Category: Entertainment
April 15, 2015

For people new to flamenco, Casa Patas has, over the last three decades, been a sanctuary for traditional flamenco “cante jondo”, bringing to life the legends, dreams and idols of an art that stands out in its own right as one of the capital’s major attractions. Casa Patas, located on Madrid’s iconic Calle de los […]