Primavera Sound 2008

By Cole Stryker and Pablo Amor

22 June 2008

With no mud to be found, the Mediterranean close by, and an air-conditioned, indoor stage with actual audience seating, Primavera Sound seems like festival heaven. Yet the pendulum still swung wildly for our writers at Spain’s premier musical festival.

22 Jun 2008 // 10:00 PM

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