• Editorial
    VALENCIA MUSIC ‘BURGUITOS’

    The Valencian BURGUITOS (Fernando Burgos Cólliga) has dedicated his entire life to creative ways of expression such as acting, illustration and comic book drawing. However, there is one art form that has occupied at least half of his heart since he was a teenager… and that is music and songwriting. In the late 1970s, he […]

  • Art
    SHOPPING AT ‘VINYL EYE’ IN VALENCIA IS DIFFERENT!

    ##Vinyl Eye is a clothing brand whose exclusive designs revolve around music (rock and roll, pop, punk, garage, blues, soul, glam, hard-rock…) and which works side by side with some of Valencia’s best graphic designers, including La Nena Wapa Wapa, Andrés Palmero, David Limón, Jaume Palop, Sara Luz, Runninmen, Gogals and Disneylexya. The company was […]

  • Editorial
    ‘ARROZ AL HORNO’ (OVEN BAKED RICE)

    BY HELEN WESTWATER OF ‘LA OLA FRESCA’ “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.” Robert the Bruce, king of Scotland, is meant to have told his troops that shortly before walloping the English at Bannockburn in 1314. Apt advice for this recipe, Arrox al horno (Arrós al forn in Valenciano) that has thwarted […]

  • Editorial
    HIKING IN THE VALENCIA REGION…FOUR OF THE BEST

    ##Do you fancy doing something other than watching football hungover or eating another paella this weekend? Hopefully, this article will coax you into heading out to the Valencian countryside, to fill your lungs with fresh air, get some exercise, and learn a little bit of history all at the same time! Ruta de los Puentes […]

  • Editorial
    VALENCIA MUSIC…SCOTT MANNION

    ##‘Loving Echoes’ is the first solo album for the New Zealander artist Scott Mannion, co-founder of the label Lil’ Chief Records (Jonathan Bree, Princess Chelsea, The Ruby Suns). Scott currently lives and records in Chelva, a Spanish medieval village located in the mountains of Valencia. Mannion is a cult figure in the alternative scene of […]

  • Editorial
    DOG REFUGE IN VALENCIA

    No matter how little money and how few possessions you own, having a dog makes you rich. – Louis Sabin With its numerous parks, open spaces and of course ‘El Rio’ Garden of the Turia meandering through the centre, Valencia is a great place to own a dog. I love nearly all animals… not insects, […]

  • Art
    ‘EL CABANYAL’… DYNAMIC & HISTORIC VALENCIA

    ##El Cabanyal is the barrio or neighbourhood in Valencia that is directly to the west of ‘La Playa de Malvarrosa’. In this barrio you can smell and hear the sea next to you, while enjoying the views of a barrio full of authenticity and grit. As you walk through the streets, you can see the […]

  • Editorial
    SERGENT GARCIA INTERVIEW

    ##24/7 Valencia: Tell us about your  experience of travelling from the port of Valencia to the Caribbean in a sailing boat. Was it for musical reasons? SERGENT GARCIA: I have been travelling for more than 20 years to Latin America and the Caribbean to work and investigate Afro-Caribbean music. I have worked in Mexico, Cuba, […]

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