Sónar Istanbul 2017

13/07/2016

Sónar, the festival of advanced music, creativity and technology which started in Barcelona in 1994 and has celebrated editions around the world since 2002, will come to Turkey's Zorlu PSM for the first time on March 24th and 25th, 2017.

A pioneering festival that takes the pulse of the most advanced trends in electronic music and brings together the leading names in digital art through sessions and exhibitions, Sónar is considered a global phenomenon that has travelled all around the world, taking place in cities such as Reykjavik, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Buenos Aires, New York, London, Cape Town, Frankfurt, Seoul, Lisboa, Lyon, Hamburg, Toronto, Montreal, Chicago, Boston, Denver, Oakland, Los Ángeles, Tokio or Osaka.

Documenting every step of the creative process with events such as Sónar+D, which includes industry professionals, combined with the live performances of esteemed representatives of the international electronic music scene, Sónar will spread out across 4 different stages at Zorlu PSM, for a 5000 capacity audience.

The first confirmed artists for March 24th and 25th were recently announced: Róisín Murphy, the Irish electro pop queen who has enjoyed continued success as a solo artist, following her 90's run as part of Moloko; and HVOB, the dynamic Austrian techno duo, are the first artists on the line-up, with many more exciting names soon to follow!