The Sonar Festival is Spain's mashup of music and film and video, all rolled into one big multimedia festival. The 2010 Sonar Festival is set for June 17th - 19th, in Barcelona, Spain. 2010 also marks the first incarnation of a Sonar event in A Coruña, titled Sónar Galacia, on the same days.
You get installation art, audiovisual concerts, and medialab presentations next to DJ sets, electonic music, film and more. It's the new media jet set in the heart of Europe.
Names announced so far this year include Air, LCD Soundsystem, Flying Lotus, Jónsi, The Chemical Brothers, Broadcast and more.
Check out the Spacelab Festival Guide for more information on the Sonar Festival, including a full line up.
Check out the Spacelab Media Player for performances from previous Sonar gatherings, as well as videos from this year's show.