Taxi is a Pop Rock musical group born in 2005 from the split of Melón Diesel. The Gibraltarian band is formed of three members Dylan Ferro, Dani Fa and Danny Bugeja. As Melon Diesel the band was signed by Sony Music.
With more than 19 years in the music industry, they have sold more than 350,000 copies of their entire catalogue, obtaining a platinum record and two gold records.
A huge success story, they appear frequently on national Spanish and international music press (El País, Rolling Stone etc.), television (TVE 1, Telecinco, Antena 3 etc.), and radios (40 Principales, Cadena Dial, Cadena 100 etc.) having several successes and number 1’s year after year. In 2010 they were nominated for a Latin Grammy.
They have had the privilege of sharing stages with international bands such as REM, Manic Street Preachers and Oasis as well as other Spanish superstars such as El Canto Del Loco or Amaral, becoming one of the greatest touring bands in Spain.
Minister for Culture, the Media, Youth & Sport, Steven Linares said “I am delighted that TAXI will be performing at this year’s festival. They are one of the most successful bands to come out of Gibraltar and are fantastic live. I look forward to enjoying them perform along with all the other local acts!”
Lead vocals, Dylan Ferro said “We’re really excited to be playing at MTV Presents Gibraltar Calling this year. It’s always great to play in our hometown and to perform alongside such iconic acts will be incredible.”