Thursday, April 23, 2009
Primavera Sound 2009
The season of festivals and concerts approaches. The spring, besides good weather, brings an endless number of music festivals of all genres. Among them, highlights the festival of festivals of Europe, the favourite for music lovers, The Primavera Sound!
This way, from May 28th to May 30th the Parc del Fòrum of Barcelona will be the incomparable frame where the music, the Sun and the sea will fuse to do of the Primavera Sound the festival of the year.
From 29th -30th May the Parc del Forum in Barcelona will be the amazing backdrop where music, sun and the sea will all fuse together to make Primavera Sound this year's unforgettable music festival. In addition, it presents an excellent line-up.
One of the stars of this year's edition is Neil Young. It also highlights Ezra Furman & the Harpoons, offering rock tinged with folk and punk. From the Catalan territory come El Gremio and the the DJ of the famous musical blog 20JazzFunkGreats. Another group to highlight is of The Faith Healers, who return to the stages. The British band The Horrors is back with a new style that will provide a lot to talk about. Maika Makovski will also present their latest work. The great Tokyo Sex Destruction accompanied by Gregg Foreman, ex-leader of The Delta 72 and component of the live band Cat Power, will delight the public. And finaly, we can't forget to talk about The Bats.
As has happened other years, the Sidecar and Apollo concert halls will recieve several showcases in the days previous to the festival. The guest artists are Dälek, Reigning Sound, The Intelligence, Zu, or Half Foot Outside, among others.
On the other hand, there will be celebrated some concerts taking place at L'Auditori: Michael Nyman, My Bloody Valentine, Joe Henry, Damien Jurado, Bad Plus, Alela Diane, The New Year and Extra Life. Suitable for all tastes!
Once again there will be the "Primavera Sound goes into the Metro Station", with Mujeres Centella, QA´A y Gúdar.
The tickets cost € 155 for the three days or € 70 for just one day. You can buy them at internet Ticketmaster (Tick Tack Ticket), the CD stores Drome in Barcelona and Madrid, the RIFT stores in Barcelona and Sitges, Entradas.com, FNAC France, UK Seetickets and PayPal via the web festival.
Take the first flight to Barcelona and come to this great music festival. For the best accommodation, rent Barcelona Apartments. Enjoy your stay!