Pacha Barcelona releases full Sonar Off Week schedule
The Cherry Brand unveils all its agenda for Off week Sonar 2018
Off week Sonar 2018 is here! One more year, electronic music’s Major Week is back and with it Pacha, Barcelona has just announced the party lineups running each day of the week from Tuesday, June 12th until Sunday June 17th. During Off week Sonar 2018, Pacha Barcelona will explore the different paths, which electronic music goes through nowadays, bringing to its loyal crowds the most vanguard and sought-after electronic music showcases of the global dance scene.
Kicking-starting Pacha Barcelona’s electronic music Major Week events, on Tuesday June 12th, we have Umamii’s Off Week debut. The multi-sensorial concept conceived by UNER will come back to its home in the city, Pacha Barcelona, to bring the crowd an unique and one-off experience. This time Andhim, Francisco Allendes, Gonçalo, Solardo and UNER himself have been the chosen ones to conduct this incredible journey, that will open Off Week’s first night of festivities at Pacha Barcelona.
Making its debut in Pacha Barcelona’s Off Week schedule, SPECTRUM – the clubbing concept conceived by Joris Voorn – will take place on Wednesday, June 13th. SPECTRUM will host some truly unique artists: Kölsch, Patrice Bäumel and B. Traits will join Joris to delight Pacha Barcelona’s crowd with one of the finest musical selections of today’s electronic music scene.
Thursday, June 14th will have another debut in Pacha Barcelona for this year’s Off Week. This time, the night will belong to CIRCUS, Yousef’s night and record label. This time, CIRCUS will be starred by Andrea Oliva, Nic Fanciulli, Skream and Yousef himself, all joined by Pacha Barcelona’s resident, Alex Kennon. On the other hand, in the Black Room, there will be an especial showcase by Barcelona’s record label YAKAZI, owned by HITCH and Andre Buljat, where both will be joined by Venezuelan duo Fur Coat, Shall Ocin and the Egyptian-born, Barcelona-based Raxon.
Pacha Barcelona’s Friday night during Off Week belongs to one party: Moon Harbour’s Showcase. On Friday, June 15th, the label owned by Matthias Tanzmann will host the best and finest acts from its roster, as well as Tanzmann’s friends. This time, joining Matthias Tanzmann in this Off Week celebration Pacha Barcelona will have Steve Lawler, wAFF, Cuartero, Mathias Kaden, Timo Maas, Re.You, Ninetoes, Luna City Express, Sabb, Sven Tasnadi, Manu González and Zohki.
Towards the end of the week, on Saturday, June 16th, it will take place which is, almost without a question, the biggest debut that Pacha Barcelona will have in it schedule. Vagabundos, Luciano’s clubbing brand, will make its Off Week’s stop in Pacha. Luciano, one of the most beloved and popular artists of the scene will take over Pacha’s Main Room along Guti (Live), Ryan Crosson, Shaun Reeves, Brina Knauss and Alex Kennon in an authentic power showoff during Barcelona’s electronic music Major Week.
And closing a truly insane Off Week, in which the crowds will be able to enjoy the best and most selected acts of the electronic music scene in Pacha Barcelona, on Sunday, June 17th it will be the turn of the Great among the Greatest. Techno Kaiser, Sven Väth, will be the one closing the week with a special Cocoon’s Showcase, that will take over both rooms. On one hand, the time at the Main Room will be shared by Dana Ruh and Sven Väth, in what will be one of the most crowded and sought-after sessions of the German pioneer so far in Pacha Barcelona, a venue that has become his home in the city. Meanwhile, in the Black Room, the crowd will enjoy the sessions of several of Cocoon’s most interesting artists: Einzelkind, Fabe and Bodin & Jacob will be in charge of the closing soundtrack of Pacha Barcelona’s electronic music Major Week.