The first acts for Sónar's Icelandic branch have been announced and includes the likes of Holly Herndon, Oneohtrix Point Never – both from the US – and UK artists Squarepusher and Hudson Mohawke; the full list of this first wave announcements, the first of many in the coming weeks, is below.

Sónar Festival will be descending upon Iceland once more from 18th to 20th February next year (that's 2016), when the city of Reykjavík hosts the festivities. Specifically it takes place in the five-stage, 3,500 capacity Harpa Concert Hall.

Get your 3 day pass for €127 here.

You can also get travel packages for the festival via Icelandair.


  • Lineup so far:
  • Hudson Mohawke (UK)
  • Squarepusher (UK)
  • Holly Herndon (US)
  • Oneohtrix Point Never (US)
  • Rødhåd (DE)
  • Recondite (DE)
  • Black Madonna (US)
  • AV AV AV (DK)
  • Apparat Organ Quartet (IS)
  • Úlfur Úlfur (IS)
  • Sturla Atlas (IS)
  • Gangly (IS)
  • Skeng (IS)
  • The Vaginaboys (IS)