Words from RED BULL MUSIC ACADEMY:
Sónar’s ethos of searching out eclectic, future-leaning talent has always jibed perfectly with Red Bull Music Academy’s aesthetic. This year, we’ll present a lineup of visionary artists hailing from five continents, many of them recent participants at the 15th anniversary edition of New York 2013. Over the course of three sun-soaked days at Plaça d’ Espanya, expect the likes of LA funk legend Dâm-Funk, industrial pioneers Chris & Cosey, Lisbon’s global bass merchants Buraka Som Sistema, LA-based beatmaker TOKiMONSTA, grime heroes Elijah, Skilliam and Flava D, Civil Music’s Débruit alongside East-African singer Alsarah, BBC Radio 1 DJ T. Williams, Young Turks’ emotional center Koreless, rising star Sinjin Hawke, in addition to fellow 2013 Academy graduates Throwing Snow, Octo Octa, Rudi Zygadlo, Suzanne Kraft, LOVE CULT, Jameszoo, Simonne Jones, Emufucka, Louis Baker, Trancemicsoul, Leo Aldrey, Astroboyz, Pick A Piper, Harald Björk, De La Montagne, Jolly Mare.
RED BULL MUSIC ACADEMY Sonar FestivalrDôme 2014 Playlist