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Review: Sónar Barcelona 2018

That feeling in your heart when everything connects: the music, the lights, the crowd, everything is connected. These are the moments that keep thousands of people coming back to Sonar year on year. 126, 000 people descended on the streets of Barcelona for Sonar 2018, the highest attendance in its history.

A festival so effortlessly cool it stands close to the forefront of the world’s most pivotal musical experiences. In it’s 25th year and housed proudly amongst Barcelona’s artsy streets, Sonar’s venues blend slick modern architecture with historical grandeur.

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Poble Espanyol Reveal OFFSónar 2018 Music Series

Barcelona’s OFFSónar programme, Poble Espanyol, reveals nine events across four days, for those seeking dance-floor adventure during Sonar week.

Poble Espanyol beckons party-goers to escape the heat and bustle of the city. Perched on a hill, offering panoramic views of Barcelona amidst exquisite architecture, three event spaces offer different experiences. Poble Espanyol’s electrifying party schedule is a must-do for those seeking something different.

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Sónar Festival 2018 completes lineup with Despacio, 2manydjs & more

DESPACIO, the club experience from James Murphy and 2manydjs, plus the new show by Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto, put the finishing touches to the line-up for Sónar Barcelona‘s 25th anniversary.

Among the 50 new artists joining the program are Demdike Stare, Sophie, Yaeji, IAMDDB, Jenny Hval, Miss Kittin & Kim Ann Foxman, Alizzz, Liberato and Objekt, as well as 2manydjs, who play the closing DJ set at Sónar by Day on Saturday 16 June.

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Sónar Barcelona 2018 :: LINE UP :: Thom Yorke, GoldLink, Bonobo…

Thom Yorke, Modeselektor, Bonobo (DJ set), Cornelius, GoldLink, Ben Klock, Amp Fiddler & Tony Allen, Yung Lean, Errorsmith, Lanark Artefax, A-Trak, Alva Noto,Dj Earl & Nick Hook, Laurel Halo, Chino Amobi, Charlotte de Witte and Henry Saiz (and band) are some of the latest names announced for Sónar 2018.

Diplo presents introduces a showcase of African talents – and Laurent Garnier will play music from his own extensive repertoire and remixes, with a special exclusive DJ set entitled Laurent plays Garnier.

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Thom Yorke

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Sónar Barcelona 2018 :: LINE UP :: Gorillaz, LCD Soundsystem, Diplo…

Sónar celebrates its 25th anniversary with shows from Gorillaz, LCD Soundsystem and Diplo. Plus sets from Bicep, Black Coffee, Jamz Supernova, George Fitzgerald (LIVE) and many more TBA.

British band Gorillaz present their long-awaited new show, featuring a stellar line-up of special guests, more than 5 years after their last concert in Spain.

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