You are in the Monegros desert; a city of more than 50,000 inhabitants and only 24 hours of life, in which you immerse yourself and disappear without a trace, as if it were a mirage. The only place in Europe where you will discover the true meaning of the acronym RAVE . Are you ready to live something unrepeatable that will never happen again in your lives?
After two years of long waiting, the call of the desert is no longer an illusion! Next Saturday July 30 , coinciding with its 29th anniversary , Monegros Desert Festival displays its most extraordinary production so far with more than 10 stages, more than 100 artists of different musical genres, plus endless collaborations with musical groups, companies of street theater and art.
There is no family tree that can describe the history of the Arnau family since 1870. What began with a simple meeting between friends, has ended up becoming one of the largest raves on the planet, attracting more than 50,000 people.
Get ready to live a unique radical, auditory, visual and extreme experience that will make everyone who steps on the desert have a memory for the rest of their lives. Do not let them to tell you. This edition promises to go down in history!
And now yes, Monegros Desert is ready to announce + 70% of its lineup.
Following the musical roots of Monegros, hip hop, will take center stage at the festival, thanks to the performance of the entire band of the legendary Wu Tang Clan.
Also, heading this RAVE edition, will be the German legend Paul Kalkbrenner who returns to the Huesca desert with one of his memorable live shows. British drum and bass duo Chase & Status with a hybrid DJ set featuring MCs Takura & Irah plus French maestro Vitalic.
Continuing the list of confirmed; the best acid-house of 999999999 in live format, the owner and lord of Drumcode, Adam Beyer , the young promise of techno, Adiel , the b2b of Ancient Methods vs Vatican Shadow , the Belgian artists par excellence, Charlotte de Witte and Amelie Lens , the founder of the Love Attack label, Alan Dixon , the Parisian dj Anetha , the Aragonese artist –a resident of Florida 135-, Andrés Campo , the talented Brazilian Anna , the emerging producer Ansome Live , the underground figure from San Francisco, Avalon Emerson and the technophile Ben Sims
In addition, providing us with the best techno and tech house of the moment will be: the captain of Solid Groove, Michael Bibi , the Italian Ilario Alicante , the well-known Richie Hawtin, Loco Dice, Luciano, Maceo Plex, Joseph Capriati, Pan-Pot, The Martinez Brothers, Seth Troxler, Len Faki, Sam Paganini, Kobosil and Enrico Sangiuliano.
The Drum and Bass will be present at Monegros Desert Festival thanks to the sets of Sub Focus dj set and Mad Vision & Benny Page feat Sye MC & Sweetie Irie , as well as that rave feeling in its maximum splendor that is breathed in the performances of I Hate Model, Stephanie Sykes, SPFDJ, SNTS, Phase Fatale, and Boston 168.
They could not miss our great national artists such as Héctor Oaks, Regal, Oscar Mulero, Las Ninyas del Corro and Paco Osuna , who will arrive in the desert with all the artillery that characterizes them.
Completing 70% of the poster; the enveloping sound of Giorgia Angiuli Live , the freshness of Folamur , the live performance of Fjaak , the techno of the Belgian duo Joyhauser , the German musician Rodhad , the live sets of Reinier Zonneveld and Shdw & Obscure Shape , as well as performances by Onyvva, Sama ‘Abdulhadi, VTSS, Chris Liberator, Crystal Distortion (SP23), Greenlight Soundsystem ft Belen Natali & Pupa Congo, Kierewiet Soundsystem, Niskerone, Pushmann and Wilkinson.
There are still 40 artists to be announced. Attentive, because this year, Monegros Desert Festival promises to make history.