The festival will start on June 14th, and for three days and two nights, Barcelona will open its doors to one of the largest line up seen this summer in Europe. The program features some of the biggest acts in dance music: Alexander's Annexe feat. Mira Calix (Warp/UK), Altern8 (UK), Beastie Boys (Capitol/US), Black Affair, Charles Hayward (UK), Clark (Warp/UK), Cornelius (JP), Dave Clarke (Skint/UK), Devo (Rhino Records/US), Dizzee Rascal (XL Recordings/UK), DJ Nu-Mark (US), Dorian (PIAS/ES), Emanon (Shaman Work Records/US), Facto Delafé y Las Flores Azules (Musicbus/ES), Fangoria (DRO Atlantic/ES), Fiblanda (spa.RK/ES), Haswell & Hecker (Warner Classical/UK-DE), Jeff Mills (Axis/US), Junior Boys (Domino/CA), Khan of Finland (Tomlab/FI), KTL (Editions Mego/US-AT), Mala Rodríguez (Universal/ES), Matthew Dear Big Hands (US), Mira Calix (Warp/UK), Mogwai (Rock Action-PIAS/UK), Narod Niki, Nettle (Soot/ES), New Young Pony Club (Modular/UK), Planningtorock (Chicks On Speed Records/UK), Radio Slave (Rekids/UK), Rahzel & Dj Js-One (MCA/US), Simian Mobile Disco (Wichita Recordings/UK), Timo Maas (DE), Various Production (XL/UK), Wolf Eyes (American Tapes/US).
The already confirmed concerts are: Calle 13 - Sónar Night; Damian Schwartz vs Tadeo - Sónar Night; Digitalism - Sónar Night; Hey Willpower - Sónar by Day; Infinite Livez vs. Stade feat. Joy Frempong - Sónar by Day; James Holden - Sónar by Day; Modeselektor DJ-team - Sónar Night; Richie Hawtin - Sónar Night; Romantica - Sónar Night; Sunn 0))) - Sónar by Day.
- ACCIDENTAL presents: Setsubun Beat Unit (UK); Mica & the Cluster (UK); The Invisible (UK) on Sonar by Day.
- ONANDON RECORDS & FRENCH MUSIC EXPORT OFFICE present: C2C (FR) and Hocus Pocus (FR) on Sonar by Day.
- RUSH HOUR RECORDS presents BEAT DIMENSIONS: Hearin Aid (SE); Jay Scarlett & Cinnaman (UK / NL) on Sonar by Day
- M_nus presents: JPLS and Tractile on Sónar de Noche.
Beat Factor full Sonar 2006 coverage:
Sonar 2006 Event Report - Day 1
Sonar 2006 Event Report - Day 2
Sonar 2006 Event Report - Day 3
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- Phone talk with Simian Mobile Disco
April 21, 2007 at 9:33 PM CEST