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Barcelona
EVENT: Primavera Sound WHEN: 1–5 June Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem, Air, Sigur Ros, PJ Harvey, Tame Impala, Beach House and Last Shadow Puppets – these are just a few of the 150 bands that will visit Barcelona in late spring. Primavera Sound lasts several days, featuring rock, metal, jazz and electronic music. The concerts are accompanied by other performances of various kinds. Entrance is free on the first day of the festival. MORE INFO: primaverasound.es
Madrid
EVENT: FestiMad 2M WHEN: 20 April – 8 May This is a refreshing music festival which, though extremely popular, has preserved its independent character. It presents a cross-section of styles from rock and electronic music to hip-hop and jazz. You won’t find any famous bands among the performers. FestiMad 2M is an alternative to festivals catering to mass taste, but this doesn’t mean it’s small. Over 20,000 music-lovers are attracted to Spain’s capital in the spring in order to discover new music. MORE INFO: festimad.es
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Athens
EVENT: Epidaurus Festival WHEN: June – August Theatre, music, dance, visual arts, performance art – this 3-month-long festival has all of these. All summer long, Greece’s capital city welcomes artists and fans of performing arts from all over the world. One of the greatest attractions of the festival is the venue where most of the performances take place – an ancient amphitheatre, reminiscent of the ancient beginnings of theatre. MORE INFO: greekfestival.gr
Paris
EVENT: Weather Festival 2016 WHEN: 3–5 June Nearly non-stop sound from Friday to Sunday – that’s how this electronic music festival is advertised by its organisers. Weather Festival presents several dozen performers of contemporary music, including Collabs 3000, Scuba, Anethe, DJ Nobu, The Black Madonna and UVB. A festival village will once again be set up on the outskirts of Paris, close to Le Bourget Airport with an amazing micro-climate for concert-goers. MORE INFO: weatherfestival.fr
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Stuttgart
EVENT: Stuttgart Spring Beer Festival WHEN: 16 April – 8 May Germans have perfected the art of beer festivals and thankfully don’t force us to wait until autumn for them. In Stuttgart, a huge tent with beer, grilled sausages and music begins to pulse with life in the spring. Every year, at the end of April, entire families boisterously greet the spring. While older people enjoy beer, younger ones can have a good time at the amusement park where there is an impressive Ferris Wheel. MORE INFO: stuttgarter-fruehlingsfest.de
Trondheim
EVENT: Meta.Morf Biennale for Art and Technology WHEN: 10 March – 8 May The Trondheim Museum of Art is inviting people for the fourth time to a biennale combining science, literature and audiovisual art. The aim? To explore human nature. This year, we’ll see works which present people as interstellar travellers. Where did we come from and where are we headed? Find out in the spring at the TKM Gråmølna pavilion. MORE INFO: metamorf.no