Primavera Sound's line-up has as many ladies as males for the primary time ever

Primavera Sound has introduced it’s 2019 line-up, which for the primary time options the identical quantity of ladies because it does males.

Taking place on the Parc del Forum, Barcelona between May 30 and June 1, the 2019 version goals to advertise “equality, eclecticism, and audacity”, normalising the dismantling of gender obstacles and pigeonholing.

Solange, Cardi B, Kali Uchis, and Robyn are among the many greatest feminine acts on the forefront of the competition's ‘New Normal’ motion, with Charlie XCX, Nina Kraviz (pictured) and Peggy Gou additionally on the invoice.

Other DJs enjoying embody Denis Sulta, Richie Hawtin, Helena Hauff, Objekt, Jayda G, Anastasia Kristensen, Peach, Octo Octa b2b Eris Drew.

The 19th installment of Primavera will have fun a variety of genres, from metallic to reggaeton, to hip hop to jazz, to digital to indie rock; with acts acts resembling Future, Tame Impala, FKA Twigs, and Mac DeMarco all set to carry out.

Another crucial ideology of the ‘competition towards algorithms’ is to “embrace the brand new technology of music, with out forgetting how we obtained right here”. With that in thoughts, the likes of Nas, Erykah Badu, and Primal Scream have additionally been booked.

Full competition tickets can be found for €180 till January 7, when the value will go as much as €195.

Check the complete line-up under.

Primavera Sound's line-up has as many women as men for the first time ever

[Photo: Dan Medhurst]

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