28-08-2017 12:15

Dantz Festival: Contemporary, electronica, world music and exotica in San Sebastián

Dantz Festival gears up for its first edition this Friday and Saturday (September 1st to 2nd). The programme includes around 50 electronic and contemporary music activities held in different locations in Egia, San Sebastián.


Dantz — a new festival in Donostia — aims to create a space for contemporary and electronic music in the city. 

The packed programme of around 50 activities includes artists and groups from across the globe, local and international DJs, workshops, film screenings and exhibitions, filling venues such as Tabakalera, the neighbouring Néstor Basterretxea plaza, Gazteszena and three spaces in Egia: Le Bukowski, El Andén Café Teatro and La Farándula. 

The festival aesthetic encompasses experimental styles as well as more danceable music, with headliners Nightmares on Wax (UK), Session Victim (Germany), SKIP&DIE (South Africa/The Netherlands), Islam Chipsy (Egypt), Kiki Hitomi (Japan), Lafidki (Cambodia) and Daniel Haaksman (Germany). Local artists and DJs include Piek, Telmo Trenor, Reykjavik606 + Inesfera, Mad Muasel and Miguel A. García. 

More information at dantz.eu