The renowned Primavera Sound music festival will return to Barcelona, Spain from May 3oth to June 3rd, 2012. Today, the festival revealed a portion of next year’s lineup and leading the way are two of alternative music’s most iconic names: BjÃ¶rk and Neutral Milk Hotel’s Jeff Mangum.
Other early confirmations include Guided By Voices, the newly reunited Codeine, Yo La Tengo, Neon Indian, and Other Lives. The rest of Primavera Sound’s 2012 lineup will be revealed in the weeks and months ahead, and you can stay up to date on all the latest lineup news and rumors at our Festival Outlook.
Festival passes are priced at 160 (plus booking fees) and are now available through the festival’s website.
In addition to Primavera Sound, festival organizers are presenting two other multi-day events. The sixth annual Primavera Club will take place in Madrid and Barcelona later this month, while the inaugural Optimus Primavera Sound – which will feature many of the same acts as its Barcelona counterpart — will come to Porto, Portugal in June, 2012.