Festival: Primavera Sound in Barcelona
The city of Barcelona holds its annual rock/electro festival in Parc Del Fòrum from 28 to 30 May.With a reputation for eclectic line-ups and unconventional performers, over 140 groups and artists will perform over the three day event. Headlining this year is veteran Canadian rocker Neil Young, along with My Bloody Valentine and Sonic Youth.
With local Catalonian group Tokyo Sex Destruction, Chinese Carsick Cars and American Kimya Dawson all named in the line-up, this year's festival promises to be a truly international affair.
One- and three-day tickets, as well as night tickets for the electronic stage on the Friday and Saturday nights, are available through various websites and stores. See the festival website for details.
Date: 28 to 30 May
Location: Parc Del Fòrum, Barcelona
Ticket prices: from EUR 15 (night), EUR 70 (day), EUR 155 (three-day)
See the festival website www.primaverasound.com for more details.