The xx, Bjork, Codeine and Spiritualized announced for Primavera Sound 2012

01.12.11 Words by: Charlie Jones

Primavera Sound, one of the better festivals of the European summer, has announced the first wave of acts to appear at during the 2012 season.

Now taking place across two cities, with one confusingly called Optimus Primavera Sound in the Portuguese city Porto in June, alongside its native Barcelona during May, acts confirmed include The xx, Codeine, Bjork and Spiritualized. Full line up so far below.

Primavera Sound will be held in Barcelona 30th May – 3rd June; click for more details
Optimus Primavera Sound will be held in Porto 7th – 10th June; click for more details

Beach House (US) »
Björk (IS) »
Codeine (US) »
Death Cab For Cutie (US) »
Explosions In The Sky (US) »
Jeff Mangum (Neutral Milk Hotel) (US) »
Neon Indian (US) »
Numbers Showcase: Jackmaster, Oneman, Deadboy, Spencer, Redinho () »
Other Lives (US) »
Shellac (US) »
Spiritualized (UK) »
The Dirty Three (AU) »
The Drums (US) »
The Olivia Tremor Control (US) »
The Walkmen (US) »
The XX (UK) »
Veronica Falls (UK) »
Washed Out (US) »
Wilco (US) »
Yo La Tengo (US) »

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