Sónar is the 3 days and 2 nights International Festival of Advanced Music and New Media Art that takes place at various venues in Barcelona (Spain) in the third week of June since 1994.

It is a pioneering festival with a unique format and content. It’s first class reputation as a leading reference for international festivals is by virtue of a carefully balanced cultural offering, combining a playful nature, the avant-garde, and experimentation with electronic dance music’s newest trends.

Sónar is constantly on the pulse of the current electronic music landscape.
Its interactions and hybridizations with digital creation and new media, unites established artists with emerging talent, in all areas of musical and audiovisual production.

This amazing event founding values have defined the festival since its inception: the link between creativity and technology, its commitment to being a global event and a meeting point for creative people from both public and industry sectors, from different disciplines and communities.

Sónar activities are divided into two main locations: the recently premiered Sónar by Day, located from 2013 in Fira Montjuïc, with concerts and dj’s, showcases as well as the new Sónar+D, the professional activities areas; and the larger shows at Sónar by Night, in Fira Gran Via de L’Hospitalet, where the leading names in the current international music scene are staged.

In 2015 first 16 DJ’s were announced:The Chemical Brothers | Jamie XX | Flying Lotus | Die Antwoord | Duran Duran | Niño | Kindness | Evian Christ | Daniel Avery | FKA Twigs | Skrillex | Autechre | Fat Freddy’s Drop | Ten Walls | Lee Gamble | Sophie | Holly Herndon | PXXR GVNG | Kiasmos | Kate Tempest | Tourist | Vessel | Mans O | Helena Hauff | Arca & Jesse Kanda | Róisín Murphy

Sonar 2015 Barcelona

Dates: 18, 19 and 20 of June

Ticket price:

– 2 Nights 19 and 20 of June : 125 Euro
– Entrance on the day 18 : 54 Euro
How to get there:
– Fira Montjuïc: By metro (From placa Espanya, line 1 and 3), by bus (Lines 9, 13, 37, 46, 65, 150)
– Fira Gran Via: FGC (Europa Fira, Lines L8, S4, S8 and S33) or by trains RENFE (lines R5, R6, R50 and R60)