Bob Dylan and Ringo Starr head the line-up for this festival, which gets under way in January and runs through until the end of June. Over the coming months Barcelona will welcome artists such as Joe Satriani, John Petrucci and Uli Jon Roth —G3— Tony Levin’s Stick Men, Pat Mastelotto and Markus Reuter.
This edition also features performances from Benjamin Clementine, Jorge Drexler, Juanito Makandé, Rosalía and Raül Refree, Maria Arnal and Marcel Bagés, Rosario and India Martínez.
The Sala Barts is one of the epicentres for the festival. The main stage there will host performances from Deacon Blue, Asaf Avidan, Angel Olsen, Wim Mertens, El Kanka and El Niño de Elche, while the Barts Club will be offering small-scale independent proposals from the likes of Joan Queralt and The Seasicks, Miquel Vilella and Sr. Canario.