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Sonar Festival is a three-day electronic and advanced music festival in Barcelona. Created in 1994, Sonar Festival is a pioneering cultural event with a unique format and content. It’s first class reputation as a leading reference for international festivals is thanks to it’s attention in curation, combining a playful nature, the avant-garde, and experimentation with newest trends in dance and electronic music.

Positioned at the cutting edge of the electronic music landscape and it’s interactions with digital culture, Sonar Festival is able to unite established artists with emerging talent, in all areas of musical and audiovisual production.

Sonar Barcelona’s activities are divided into two main locations: Sónar by Day, located in Fira Montjuïc, concerts and dj’s, showcases and Sónar+D; the international congress focused on the digital creative industries and dedicated to creating professional, business and networking opportunities.

Sonar Festival by Night is located at the Fira Gran Via de L’Hospitalet, and hosts live shows and dj sets from the biggest names in international music.

Sónar+D presents a series of activities designed to be of use to the various creative communities, providing development sessions, opportunities to exchange ideas and tools, as well as opportunities to secure financing. Sónar+D follows all of the stages of the creative process with one goal: To facilitate and improve relationship between creativity, technology, innovation and business in an organic setting geared towards new creative and professional profiles.

Sonar Festival was postponed 2021 to 2022 due to the coronavirus outbreak. You can read the festival’s announcement here

Sónar Festival 2019 | m2o Official Aftermovie

Sónar Festival 2022 Lineup

Headliners

Arca
The Blaze
The Blessed Madonna
The Chemical Brothers
Eric Prydz
Folamour
Nathy Peluso
Oneohtrix Point Never
Tiga & Hudson Mohawke

AJ Tracey / Anna / Arca / Avalon Emerson / Batu / Channel Tres / Charlotte de Witte / Chico Blanco / Conducta / Critical Soundsystem (Kasra / Halogenix / Enei / MC GQ) / DJ Marcelle-Another Nice Mess / DJ Python / Djohnston / Eric Prydz / Jamz Supernova / Eris Drew b2b Octo Octa / ETM / Folamour: Power to the PPL A/V / Gazzi / Helena Hauff / Herrensauna XXL (Salome / Cadency / CEM / MCMLXXXV) / Jamz Supernova / Jayda G / Joy Orbison / Jyoty / Kiddy Smile / La Fleur / Lafawndah / Lechuga Zafiro / Locoplaya / Louisahhh live / Lucient / Manara / MBODJ / Midland & Shanti Celeste / Morad / Ms Nina / Nathy Peluso / Nihiloxica / Nu Genea live band / Oneohtrix Point Never / Or:la / Polo & Pan / Princess Nokia / Recycled J / Reinier Zonneveld Live / Richie Hawtin / Scotch Rolex ft MC Yallah & Lord Spikeheart / Sega Bodega / Serpentwithfeet / Simona / Skee Mask / Tarta Relena / The Blaze / The Blessed Madonna / The Chemical Brothers / Tiga & Hudson Mohawke present Love Minus Zero / TOMM¥ €A$H / Venus X
+ more artists to be announced

Sónar Festival 2022 Tickets

Tickets from €125.00 are on sale:
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Sónar Lisboa
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Accommodation

The city of Barcelona offers a wide range of accommodation options. Book your stay for Sónar Festival using the map below or visit booking.com

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Travel Info

BY CAR
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BY BUS

Many Bus routes serve both events and Sonar Festival has also its own dedicated shuttle bus for transfers between the Day and Night events for €2.50.

BY TRAIN

For Sonar Festival by day, the nearest Metro stop is Espanya, which is served by Metro lines 1 & 3. For Sonar Festival by night the nearest station is Europa-Fira, which is also accessible by various FGC trains.

BY PLANE

The closest airport to Barcelona is El-Prat, with various options to get to the centre.

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