Crossing between electronic music and the arts, Sonar is regarded as one of the best festivals on the planet. Taking place 19th – 21st June, why not head to Barcelona this year and find out for yourself. DJmag's Carl Loben unearths 20 things you need to know about Sonar to get your juices flowing...
Running the musical gamut from minimal techno to abstract hip-hop, dubstep to Baile funk, via ska, electro pop, house and Balearica, Sonar truly has something for everyone. Here, we highlight some of the astounding acts you can't afford to miss...
The move of La Comunidad's Imagine to Privilege promises cosmopolitan crowds and warm Detroit and European techno.
Vestax have partnered with software giants Serato to create the new VCI-300 midi controller
Made to Play's first compilation is a belter
Freestyle Universal Vibes for everyone!
NYC based gypsy punks Gogol Bordello and rock royalty Iggy & The Stooges headline this year's Get Loaded
Win a chance to have your DJ mix played on Paul van Dyk's radio station
Techno, trance and house DJs show united front
Kitsune quiz the electro upstarts