Sonar 2016 lineup – Europe’s best electronic music festival

Sonar 2016 lineup

Days are getting longer and summer will be back in no time!

It’s time to prepare yourself for 1 of the best electronic music festivals in the world… I am talking about Barcelona’s favorite, Sonar festival!

Again, you won’t be disappointed by Sonar 2016 lineup! Artists like Santigold, Richie Hawtin, Jean-Michel Jarre, Laurent Garnier, Flume and David August have been confirmed and we just can’t wait to dance our asses off!

A little history for those not familiar with Sonar. Sonar festival was founded in Barcelona in 1994 by  It’s an advanced and progressive music festival that has grown as one of electronic music aficionado’s favorite festivals and became an absolute reference for international festivals.

It’s divided in 2 locations, Sonar by Day, located in Fira Montjuic and Sonar by Night, at the Fira Gran Via de l’Hospitalet and this year’s date are the 16th, 17th and 18th of June.


Sonar 2016 lineup

Sonar by Day

Thursday 16th of June

jamie woon
bob moses
kenny dope
king midas sound & fennesz
lady leshurr
the black madonna
david august (live band)
james rhodes
tuff city kids
nicola cruz
field by martin messier
acid arab
gazelle twin: kingdom come
and more…

Friday 17th of June

roots manuva
john grant
section boyz
matias aguayo
magic mountain high
kode9 x lawrence lek present the nøtel
ata kak
danny l harle
soft revolvers by myriam bleau
dawn of midi
and more…

Saturday 18th of June

oneothtrix point never
yung lean
congo natty feat congo dubz + tenor fly + nãnci & phoebe
ed banger house party: busy p + para one + boston bun
ivy lab
club cheval
raster noton 20 presents: 
alva noto,cyclo (carsten nicolai + ryoji ikeda),byetone
and more…


Sonar by Night

Friday 17th of June

jean-michel jarre

james blake
richie hawtin
anohni: hopelessness
four tet (7h set)
the martinez brothers
ben ufo b2b helena hauff
john talabot
dvs1 & rødhåd
kerri chandler
mano le tough
angel molina
hot shotz (powell + lorenzo senni)
mind against
red axes
intergalactic gary
soichi terada
and more…

Saturday 18th of June

new order

fatboy slim
boys noize
laurent garnier (7h set)
dj ez
paco osuna
ben klock
melé & monki’s nrg flash
mura masa
krysko & greg lord
and more…


Sonar 2016 lineup

Get tickets!  Don’t wait to get your tickets at a special price!

Sales end 13th of June!

Check out the Sonar Official website for more info like concerts and dj’s, news, how to get there and much more!



See you there!

About the Author Angelique D.

My name is Angélique. I am a full-time music producer and blogger.I created Children of the Electronic Revolution to give you all the tools you need to help you become the successful music producer you dream to be !

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