The last event of the spring season is probably one of the better known and most loved in Europe. Sneaking in at the end of May is one of Europe’s best music festivals. Primavera Sound takes place from May 30 to June 1 and features a slew of high-profile headline acts.
Barcelona’s Primavera Sound is an indie rock giant event which also features some dance and electronic music. The festival keeps its roots under the wide canopy of world class rock, with this year headliners including Future, Janelle Monáe, Nas and Rosalía. But also giving rising artists an international platform to perform. Primavera Sound is one of those massive events that can leave you a bit drained once is over, but try to save some energy to explore Barcelona, one of Europe’s most beautiful cities.
Indie King and forceful supporter of new music, Primavera Sound prides itself on pushing the alternative scene forward. Creativity is paramount, with headliners often standing out from the festival crowd.
This year you can expect to find Solange, Tame Impala, Cardi B, J Balvin, Erykah Badu, Future, Janelle Monáe, Nas, and Rosalía, as well as many others. Tickets usually sell out well in advance, so buy early.