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 Avalanches Are Playing Splendour In The Grass But There’s Still No Sign of That Second Album (Just Yet)
The Cure, The Strokes, Sigur Ros, and a reunited At The Drive In will join the Avalanches at Splendour in the Grass for 2016.
The renowned filmmaker also plans to make his live debut this year.