The weekend-long experimental music and art event draws unconventional connections, parallels and collaborations between a diverse array of artists, presented by Basilica Hudson's Founders and Creative Directors Melissa Auf der Maur and Tony Stone in collaboration with Pitchfork Managing Editor Brandon Stosuy and Brian DeRan of Leg Up Management.
Acts booked include Actress, Norwegian singer and composer Jenny Hval of Oslo, Circuit des Yeux, Perfume Genius, Wolf Eyes ,the Haxan Cloak, Blanck Mass (featuring Benjamin John Power of F–k Buttons),Viet Cong, Health, Weyes Blood, and Indian tabla player and sitarist Gourisankar and Indrajit Banerjee.
More acts will be announced in coming months. The festival will also feature visual and performance art, readings and food, and more, also TBA.
Information and tickets, at $60 for a weekend pass and $115 including camping, are at basilicasoundscape.com. You can RSVP on Facebook here.
You can read a review of last year’s festival here.
A version of this article with a comprehensive list of links for the performers appears in French on the twitterer blog under the headline: Lineup éclectique pour Basilique SoundScape.
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