First Artists Announced for Sonar Barcelona 2013

posted by Kelsey Stoulil on November 28, 2012

Kraftwerk and Pet Shop Boys are among the first artists announced for Sonar Barcelona 2013. Kraftwerk's performance will feature a new 3D show with visuals that adapt to their lyrics, while Pet Shop Boys will debut a new audiovisual experience. These veteran artists will be joined by Two Door Cinema Club, Hot Natured, Lindstrøm & Todd Terje, Vatican Shadow, Bradien + Eduard Escoffet and Fantastic Mr Fox.

To celebrate their 20th anniversary, Sonar will host events in five cities across the globe (Reykjavik, Cape Town, Tokyo, Sao Paulo and Barcelona), making 2013 a year to remember.

Sonar Barcelona will take place June 13-15, 2013 and include both day and night shows. Sonar Passes, which will get you into all day and night shows and activities, are on sale now and cost 150€ ($194) until January 11 when the price goes up to 175€ ($226). Two-Night tickets will go on sale December 4 for 115€ ($149) which are good for night shows on June 14 and 15.

If you're headed to Barcelona, check out our guide to Sonar 2012, and if you plan to venture to the other corners of the globe, get dates and details about the other events HERE.

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