Optimus Primavera Sound line-up announced

Nick Cave, Dead Can Dance, My Bloody Valentine, Explosions in the Sky, & many more

By Scott Williams | Published: Tue 5th Feb 2013

Optimus Primavera Sound 2013 - Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds
Photo credit: Karen Williams

Optimus Primavera Sound 2013

Thursday 30th May to Sunday 2nd June 2013
Parque Da Cidade, Porto, Portugal, Portugal
110 euros
Daily capacity: 30,000

The line-up of acts joining the previously announced Blur have been unveiled for this summer's Optimus Primavera Sound which will take place at the Parque Da Cidade, Porto, Portugal between Thursday 30th May and Sunday 2nd June 2013.

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds
Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds
The line-up announcement in alphabetical order is The Breeders, Dan Deacon, Daniel Johnston, Daughn Gibson, Dead Can Dance, Dear Telephone, Deerhunter, Degreaser, Dinosaur Jr, Do Make Say Think, Explosions In The Sky, Fidlar, Four Tet, Foxygen, Fuck Buttons, Fucked Up, Ghostigital, Glass Candy, The Glockenwise, Grizzly Bear, Guadalupe Plata, Hot Snakes, James Blake, Julio Bashmore, L'Hereu Escampa, Liars, Local Natives, Los Planetas, The Magician, Manel, Meat Puppets, Melodys Echo Chamber, Memoria De Peixe, Merchandise, Metz, My Bloody Valentine, Neko Case, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Nurse With Wound, OM, Paus, Pegasvs, Rodriguez, Roll The Dice, Savages, The Sea and Cake, Shellac of North America, Swans, Titus Andronicus, White Fence, and Wild Nothing.

Hosting electronic sounds, and DJs as well as live acts, balancing between experimental and dance music, and situated right on the coast, the first and last days of the event, the 29th May and 3rd June, sees Optimus Primavera Sound put on several free concerts in the city centre. The first act to be confirmed was Blur.

Tickets are priced at 110 euros. To buy tickets, click here.

Please note camping or accommodation is not included.

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