Tributes

This 34th edition of the Northwest Star Galicia Festival will feature two stages: one of them in the Maria Pita meadow and another in the Santa Margarida park. At the choice of both of them, in honor of many important figures from A Coruña music who recently left us. Or primeiro deles leva o do journalist and music promoter Nonito Pereira; or second treat of the stage Jaime Manso, owner of the historical store Discos Portobello.

Nonito Pereira

María Pita

Since he started his career as a disc jockey in the Playa Club da Coruña room in the mid-1960s, Nonito Pereira was evolving into a tremendously multifaceted figure in the musical field.

Promoter, xornalista, DJ, producer, presenter and commentator on radio and television, he has made an eternal impression on Galician music and more specifically, on the Northwest Star Galicia Festival as part of his team in non-public editions.

Jaime Manso

Santa Margarida

After spending a long time working in London in the 70’s, I went to Galicia, I checked out experiences and contacts. Montou na Coruña tenda Portobello Discs in 1980 on Rúa Cega.

Or positional establishment axiña as a reference and a meeting point to converse and meet new trends among people who love music from the city of the region. Coa súa affability and professionalism, gañou o seu place in the musical and social memory of Coruña.