Date: 16 Jun 2011 - 19 Jun 2011
Venue: Sonar, Spain
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The second part of the three-day electronic music festival, Sonar 2011, has been and passed. Friday is traditionally the day when the party hits full swing and the big boys come out to play, and this was no exception.
Day one of Sonar 2011 was brought to a close by Eskmo, the San Francisco-based electronic music producer, who had just treated the crowd to a quality set.
Minimalist composer Steve Reich has pulled out of his appearances at Sonar 2011 due to medical reasons, with the 74-year-old advised to remain at home for the forthcoming weeks.
The Red Bull Music Academy have revealed a host of artists from across the world to appear on the SonarDome Stage at Sonar 2011, which takes place from 16-19 June in Barcelona, Spain.
Dizzee Rascal, Four Tet and LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy are among the latest acts confirmed for Sonar 2011, which will take place in Barcelona from 16-18 June.
Sonar Sound Tokyo Festival 2011 will go ahead despite the tragedy in Japan, say organisers.
Janelle Monae, The Human League and Toro Y Moi have been confirmed for Sonar 2011, helping to complete this year's line-up.
M.I.A. heads the latest batch of artists announced for Sonar 2011 today (22 February).
Underworld and Salem have been added to both legs of Sonar 2011.
American composer Steve Reich and dubstep supergroup Magnetic Man are the first two acts to be confirmed for next year's Sonar Festival, which takes place from 16-18 June in Spain.