New Primavera Sound additions including Grimes, AraabMUZIK, Justice & The Afghan Whigs
Following the recent news that Björk, Jeff Mangum, Codeine, Yo La Tengo, Neon Indian, and Other Lives are set to make their way to Spain next June for Primavera Sound 2012, the festival have added a few more bands to the line-up.
Justice, The Afghan Whigs, Mazzy Star, A.A. Bondy, Buffy Sainte-Marie, AraabMUZIK and Grimes will all be present next year.
More bands will be announced in the coming weeks/months, but until then, head over to www.primaverasound.com for ticket info.
Welcome to our 'Ones to Watch' list for 2012. Much like our list last year, or any list like this in the future, it isn't about trying to prove how great we are at predicting who's going to sell the most records next year. If you want that list, feel free to email us. No, this list is about providing you with a bunch of bands/artists we feel could release something special over the course of 2012. [read more]
Grimes has teamed up with fellow Canadian Cadence Weapon to remix 'Conditioning' - returning the favour of the rapper using the instrumental of 'Eight' on his recent track, '88'. [read more]
The organizers decided to pull a Willy Wonka on us and 10 of the packs will have a Silver Penny card ((one invitation for Primavera Sound Barcelona 2015) and one Primavera Pack will contain a Golden Penny card (pass with VIP access for two people during 5 years to all the festivals, tours and concerts organised by Primavera Sound with no exceptions, valid until 31/12/2018 – seriously, are you selling your soul to the devil already so he gets you that special one?) [read more]