Primavera Sound Festival names announced

The event hits Barcelona this spring

Modest Mouse, Low, Built To Spill and Slint are among the bands that will perform at Barcelona’s three-day Primavera Sound Festival.

The indie rock and electronica fiesta will take place May 31 – June 2 in the Spanish city’s Parc del Forum near the Mediterranean Sea.

Also on this year’s bill are Bright Black Morning Light, Grizzly Bear, and Band Of Horses. More bands are expected to be announced in the weeks leading up to the festival.

In previous years, the Primavera Sound Festival has featured such notable acts as Arcade Fire, LCD Soundsystem and Antony & The Johnsons.

–By our Los Angeles staff.

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