Year after yr, Barcelona’s Primavera Sound Festival makes the mouths of music followers from all around the world water with its constantly impeccable lineups. Only days earlier than this yr ends, the lengthy, lengthy checklist of names for its 2019 version has been unveiled.
Right up there with common pageant headliners like Tame Impala, Janelle Monáe, or Interpol is the perfect of immediately’s Latin American, Latinx, and Spanish musical panorama. Cardi B, Kali Uchis, J Balvin, Rosalía, and Empress Of are all a part of the huge occasion, which is happening on May 30, May 31, and June 1. Squint on the names in nice print and also you’ll additionally discover nothing however excellence, with the inclusion of DJ Rosa Pistola, Nathy Peluso, Daymé Arocena, Boy Pablo, BFlecha, Lidia Damunt, and extra. But the perfect instance of Primavera Sound’s new dedication to música urbana is the reserving of reggaeton legends Ivy Queen and DJ Playero.
You may need seen that a lot of the names we simply talked about belong to girls. In 2018, Primavera Sound started to actively break down gender limitations on the pageant. This is the way it grew to become the primary pageant in Spain to determine a protocol to guard attendees towards harassment and sexual abuse, and it grew its feminine bookings from 12.56% in 2017 to 20.64% in 2018. And now, below the advertising and marketing slogan “The New Normal,” it lastly achieved equal illustration of ladies and men in its lineup, which is a terrific accomplishment as it’s vital, particularly for a pageant this huge.
As standard, the primary Primavera Sound occasions will probably be complemented by the Primavera A La Ciutat actions, the place you’ll be capable to catch exhibits by Cuco, Christina Rosenvinge, Cupido, and extra. Here is the total checklist of Latin American, Latinx and Spanish performers.
Derby Motoreta’s Burrito Cachimba
Hurricane G feat Tony Touch
La Goony Chonga
Linn Da Quebrada
María José Llergo
DJ Rosario & Sama Yax
Shakti Alliance (Ivy Barkakati, Modet, Vir)
Tony Touch & Friends (Don Chezina + Soni WithanEYE)
Yung Beef (DJ set)
Primavera Sound is happening on May 30, 31, and June 1, 2019 in Barcelona. Peep the total lineup beneath and buy tickets right here.