The Estadio de la Cerámica, in the build-up to this Sunday’s tie against Osasuna, has hosted a performances from Red Smoke, the eighth groups participating in the Groc Talent contest. Fans enjoyed their best songs in the build-up to the important league tie. The band from Castellón delighted hundreds of supporters in the Fan Zone, which is outside the South Stand and organised alongside Vila-real council.
Groc Talent is the product of the collaboration agreement between Villarreal CF and SanSan Festival, as part of Endavant Cultura. A total of nine groups will take part and the winner will be rewarded with the prize of performing at the festival in Benicàssim in 2020. Today it was the turn of Red Smoke, a pop-rock group from Castellón, formed in 2017 and made up of Alejandro Meléndez (vocals), Marc Prieto (guitar/vocals), Guillem Jovaní (drum/bass), Noel Beltrán (bass) and Ismael Gimeno (guitar/vocals).
Red Smoke They not only sing original songs, but do their own versions of classics from throughout the years too. Their vast repertoire means they are one of the standout groups of the province.
The Monday after each performance, from 12pm Spanish time, the voting period will open until the following Monday at the same time. Fans can vote on the official website (Groc Talent), with a mark from 1 to 5 for the band (with 1 being the lowest mark possible and 5 the highest). Once all performances have taken place, the three groups with the most votes will reach the final. The votes will then be a summary of the public's Villarreal CF's and SanSan's management.
The final, with a time and date still to be confirmed, will take place between 16th and 22nd March 2020. A professional jury will decide who wins, with the prize being a performance in the 7th SanSan Festival in Benicàssim.
The acts taking part in Groc Talent are the following:
- EL SOMBRERO DE COLOR
- LA ERA DEL PEZ
- RED SMOKE
- THE SIGMUNDS
- TRÉBEDE MUSIC
You can vote for Red Smoke at the following link: GROC TALENT