Sonar Festival 2020 presents Sónar+D CCCB
On 18 and 19 September, Sonar Festival 2020 will become an audiovisual platform broadcasting the full program live via two free to watch channels as well as exclusive on-demand content.
This 18th and 19th of September, Sónar Festival introduces a new format, through more channels than ever before. The live broadcast via streaming will take place on Friday 18 and Saturday 19 September, between 10:30 am and 02:00 am CET on www.sonar.es and www.sonarplusd.com. For the first time, Sónar Festival will become an audiovisual and digital platform, with all its programming available online from the web via two free streaming channels and exclusive on-demand contents. In addition, the event will take over the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB) across both days with live activities, with limited attendance.
This special edition of Sónar+D CCCB focuses on local talent and creativity, with more than 70 artists and speakers from Barcelona leading the event. A total of 140 artists and speakers will take part in over 70 activities including concerts, debates, DJ sets, workshops, exhibitions and new formats such as exclusive video performances produced specially for the event by numerous artists.
Throughout each day, from the Torre d’Alta Mar – with panoramic views of the city of Barcelona – there will be a selection of the most exciting DJ’s on the local scene, whose line-up has been curated in association with dublab BCN: People You May Know, BB Cream, Rumbler, Shelly, Bill Baggins, Cat Gabal, MBODJ, C.E.E. Shepherds, nueen, Anti-Drone Squad, Daniel 2000, Dani Blue, Troya Modet and Ivy Barkakati.
The online program of Sonar Festival 2020 will coexist with live activities at the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB) with limited capacity.
The program includes premieres and exclusive shows by Max Cooper, Arca, Maria Arnal i Marcel Bagés, Ryoji Ikeda, Nicola Cruz, Morad, Ms Nina, Niño de Elche, the talk between Holly Herndon and Richie Hawtin, or the special collaborations in immersive audiovisual format by Alba G. Corral with Carles Viarnés and between John Talabot and Desilence, among others.
The topics of environmental awareness and the relationship between art and science stand out in the program of conferences and presentations.
All information available at www.sonarplusd.com and www.sonar.es
Mandatory pre-registration to enjoy both the virtual and face-to-face activities will be open via www.sonarplusd.com from this Monday 14 September at 10:00 am CET.