Acts ranging from Jackmaster to Avalon Emerson will play across two stages, divided between live and DJ sets.
From Hans Zimmer at Coachella to John Carpenter at Primavera Sound, mainstream music festivals are turning composers into rock stars. We spoke with Carpenter and others about the strange new booking trend, and why it's more than just a novelty grab.
Run The Jewels, the xx, Grace Jones, Arcade Fire, and others were announced as well.
Going solo to Primavera Sound left me without a source of external validation, except for my Snapchat followers.
"I would go as far as to say that this is the most polite event of the season."
Both tracks can be heard on 'Wildflower,' their first new album in 16 years.
The renowned filmmaker also plans to make his live debut this year.
After my weekend at Primavera Sound in Barcelona I’m willing to admit it’s maybe time to start taking Europe seriously as a musical exporter.