Primavera Sound Festival 2009: Artist List Announcement



spanish-flag.jpg Ya sabíamos que Pitchfork estaba encargada de uno de los escenarios, y llenaría la edición del Primavera Sound de este año con los mejores sonidos del indie norteamericano; pero el reciente anuncio de la primera lista de bandas participantes ha multiplicado nuestras expectativas hasta el infinito. A las esperadas actuaciones de My Bloody Valentine; los reunidos Throwing Music y Vaselines; Alela Diane …se unen los pesos pesados Sonic Youth, Yo La Tengo Jarvis, Aphex Twin, A-Trak, Shellac, Sunn o)) y un largo etcétera. Aun quedan nombres por confirmar (PJ Harvey & John Parish; Beirut and Brian Eno & David Byrne todos están de gira por Europa en fechas adyacente. Pudiera ser que…). La lista completa tras el salto.

small-uk-flag.jpg We already knew Pitchfork was curating one of the stages, filling this year’s edition of the Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona with the best of north America’s current indie crop. However, today’s announcement of the first list of participating band has multiplied our expectations towards the infinite. Next to the already announced highlights of My Bloody Valentine, the reunions of Throwing Music andTthe Vaselines; Alela Diane…heavyweights such as Sonic youth, Yo La Tengo, Jarvis, Aphex Twin, A-Trak, Shellac, Sunn o))) and a long etcetera. There are still names to be confirmed (We could dream or bet on people like PJ Harvey & John Parish; Beirut or Brian Eno & David Byrne all with European live dates not too distant from the Festival). The full list of participating artists after the jump…

A-Trak
A Certain Ratio


ALELA DIANE-White As Diamonds

Alela Diane
Andrew Bird
Angelo Spencer

APHEX TWIN-Vordhosbn

Aphex Twin
Ariel Pink
Art Brut
The Bad Plus
Bat for Lashes
Black Lips
Bloc Party
Bowerbirds


THE BUG-Aktion Pak

The Bug
Carsick Cars
Crystal Antlers
Crystal Stilts
Cuzo
Chad VanGaalen
Damien Jurado
Dan Deacon Ensemble
Deerhunter
DJ Mehdi


THE DRONES-The Minotaur

The Drones
Ebony Bones
El-P
Extra Life
The Extraordinaires
Extraperlo
Fucked Up


GANG GANG DANCE (Feat. Tinchy Stryder)-Princes

Gang Gang Dance
Ghostface Killah
Girl Talk
Girls
Jarvis Cocker
Jason Lytle
The Jayhawks
The Jesus Lizard
Joe Crepúsculo y Los Destructores


JOE HENRY-God Only Knows

Joe Henry
John Maus
Karl Blau
Kimya Dawson
Kitty, Daisy & Lewis
Lemonade
Lightning Bolt
The Lions Constellation
The Mae Shi
Magik Markers
Magnolia Electric Co.
Mahjongg
Marnie Stern
Michael Mayer
Michael Nyman
My Bloody Valentine
The New Year
Oneida


THE PAINS OF BEING PURE AT HEART-Everything With You

The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
Phoenix
Plants & Animals
Ponytail
Rosvita
The Secret Society
Shearwater


SHELLAC-Steady As She Goes

Shellac
Simian Mobile Disco
Skatebård
Sleepy Sun
The Soft Pack
Sonic Youth
Spectrum
Spiritualized
Squarepusher


SUN O)))-Orthodox Caveman Drone

SunnO))) (performing The Grimmrobe Demos)
The Tallest Man on Earth
Throwing Muses
Uffie
The Vaselines
Veracruz
Vivian Girls
Wavves
Women
Wooden Shjips
Yo La Tengo
Zombie Zombie

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