Sónar 2012, Barcelona's 19th International Festival of Advanced Music and New Media Art


Sónar by day

Sónar by day



Sónar is the festival of advanced music and multimedia art that takes place at various venues in Barcelona (Spain) on 14, 15 and 16 June. The festival has crossed Spanish frontiers since 2002 with events in various parts of the world, this year it moved to Tokyo, Sao Paulo and Cape Town.

In Barcelona, Sónar’s artistic programme is divided between the activities at Sónar by Day (concerts, showcases, professional zone, exhibition area), the keynote of which is the search for new talent, and the major shows at Sónar by Night, which presents the leading names on the international music landscape.

 More than 8o thousand people enjoy a faultless programme which combined the major headliners in modern electronica with an extensive line-up of emerging artists and djs, trendsetters in today's music and new media art. New Order, Die Antwoord, James Murphy, Untold and Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaursars, are among the featured artists to Sónar 2012


'La Distancia', the next film produced by Advanced Music and directed by Sergio Caballero, is the Sonar 2012 image.
 

 

 
 
 
PROGRAM BY DAYS
 
 
Thursday 14th June
Sónar by Day
 
Flying Lotus
Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs
Masaki Batoh - Brain Pulse Music
Thundercat
Daedelus Archimedes Show
When Saints Go Machine
Sizarr
Exeter
DJ Spinn & DJ Rashad
Kutmah
Lapalux
Trust
Mostly Robot
Ricardo Donoso
Doc Daneeka
Yosi Horikawa
Monki Valley
d.Forma
Koulomek
Microfeel
El Txef A
Blastto
Eltron John
Om Unit
Chico Unicornio
 
Friday 15th June
Sónar by Day
 
Peaking Lights
Mouse on Mars
Austra
John Talabot
Jacques Greene
Supersilent feat. John Paul Jones
Flying Lotus
Nina Kraviz
Nguzunguzu
Trevor Jackson
Psilosamples
Dago
Plapla Pinky
Esperit!
Club Cheval featuring Canblaster, Myd, Panteros 666 & Sam Tyba
Esperanza
Clip!
Daniel Miller
Stand Up Against Heart Crime
Lolo & Sosaku
Diego Armando vs. Guillamino
Fábel
Raisa K
Nehuen
Nightwave
 

Sónar by Night
 
Fatboy Slim
Richie Hawtin
Amon Tobin - ISAM
Friendly Fires
James Murphy
Lana Del Rey
James Blake DJ
Squarepusher
Nicolas Jaar
Simian Mobile Disco
Jacques Lu Cont
Untold
UNER
Annie Mac
Eduardo de la Calle
Coyu
Machine Beats
Igor Marijuán
 
Saturday 16th June
Sónar by Day
 
Diamond Version + Atsuhiro Ito
Darkside
LA Vampires
Maria Minerva
Cornelius presents salyu x salyu
The Suicide Of Western Culture
DJ Harvey
Brenmar
Jesse Boykins III
Ital
Magic Touch
Sinjin Hawke vs. Zora Jones
Keys N Krates
Pegasvs
Santiago Latorre
Radiorifle
Andrea Balency
Discodromo
Lenticular Clouds
Star Slinger
Arbol
Logical Nonsense
xxxy
Salva

Sónar by night
 
New Order
The Roots
deadmau5
Hot Chip
Die Antwoord
Luciano
Azari & III
Laurent Garnier presents L.B.S.
Metronomy
Modeselektor
Mary Anne Hobbs b2b Blawan
Kode9
Maya Jane Coles
Pretty Lights
Julio Bashmore
Madeon
The 2 Bears
Cooly G
DVA
DJ2D2
Yall DJs
DJ Amable
 
 
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