Juan Zelada

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Juan Zelada speaks to Jools Holland

Spanish singer-songwriter Juan Zelada speaks to Jools Holland.

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Juan Zelada is a singer, songwriter and musician from Madrid, Spain.

He is primarily a vocalist/pianist but he also accompanies himself with the acoustic guitar. His first single "Breakfast in Spitalfields" was released on the 4th of July 2011 by Insomnia Music Records and was made Record of the Week by BBC Radio 2. It also made the Radio station's B List and then went on to the A List for 6 weeks. His second single "The Blues Remain" was released on the 31st of October 2011 by Insomnia Music Records and was also named Record of the Week by BBC Radio 2 and introduced to the station's A List.

Juan Zelada has previously released the EP Story of Stuff with Insomnia Music Records in July 2010 and recorded two unreleased albums: What do I know (2009) and Pitinga (2006) which was recorded in his final year as a student at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts.

Juan Zelada is a winner of the 2013 European Border Breakers Awards. The European Border Breakers Awards honour the best new music acts in Europe. The award ceremony takes place at the Eurosonic Noorderslag music festival in Groningen (NL).

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of High Ceilings & Collarbones

    High Ceilings & Collarbones 2012

    Reviewed by Mike Diver
    A decent debut from the Spanish singer, but one unlikely to linger in the memory.
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