Barcelona’s leading technological and arts festival Sonar created quite a stir on the internet when it announced its plan to expand to the Far East, with Hong Kong being the first destination in mind.
The International Festival of Advanced Music, Creativity and Technology will aim to offer “a unique opportunity for festivalgoers to experience the entire lifecycle of the creative process in an accessible way.”
Being a multidisciplinary commemoration of creativity, Sonar has announced the lineup for its dance music event. This groundbreaking festival will not only see its fair share of performances, but also a series of creative activities including workshops, talks and an expo, plus interactive virtual reality and new media arts installations.
Featuring huge names like ‘the baron of Techno,’ Dave Clarke, underground innovator, DJ Shadow, frontman of British band Blur and creative mastermind behind Gorrilaz, Damon Albarn; the festival ensures to offer an unforgettable mix of dance music, technology and creativity.
Sonar will be held on April 1 at Hong Kong Science Park.
Catch the full lineup below:
Absurd Creation, ASquared, Basic Soul Unit, Bass Music China, Blood Wine or Honey, Casey Anderson, Choi Sai Ho, Clark, Club Cheval dj set, Danny L Harle, Dave Clarke, DJ Shadow, DJ Tennis, Dragontown Trap House, Ellen Allien, Evian Christ DJ set, Fragrant Harbour Soundsystem & Ouissam, Frankie Lam, Gilles Peterson, Gorgon City, Heavy Hong Kong ft. Mousefx & MC R-Vee, Ivy Lab, Jeremy Cheung b2b Fresh Funky S, Jo.D b2b Darka, Kingdom, Kode9, Lady Leshurr, Magnetic Soul, MIIIA b2b Stranger In The Night, Mind Against, Nosaj Thing x Daito Manabe, Ocean Lam, Powell, Romain FX, Shao, Sol Passion Music, Taku Hirayama, XXX Experience, Yeti Out, Ylia, Zak Watz, and many more.