Nick Cave, The Jesus And Mary Chain, My Bloody Valentine, Phoenix for Primavera Sound festival
The lineup for this summer's Primavera Sound festival in Barcelona has been announced.
In addition to previously revealed headliners Blur, the coastal festival will also see sets from Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds, The Jesus And Mary Chain, Wu-Tang Clan, My Bloody Valentine and Phoenix, as well the newly reformed The Postal Service, who will also be appearing at Coachella in California in April.
Other bands on the bill include Grizzly Bear, Animal Collective, The Knife, Fiona Apple, Band Of Horses, Deerhunter, James Blake, Dead Can Dance, Tinariwen and Rodriguez.
The festival takes place May 22-25 on the outskirts of Barcelona in Spain at the Parc Del Forum. A smaller sister festival also takes place in Porto, Portugal a week later, from May 30–June 1, featuring many of the same bands.
Daniel Johnston, Dinosaur Jr, Hot Chip, Swans, Shellac, Hot Snakes, Bob Mould, John Talabot, Disclosure, Solange, Death Grips, Jessie Ware, Liars, Local Natives, Crystal Castles and Fuck Buttons are also playing, as are The Breeders, who will be performing their 1993 album Last Splash.