As Sonus Festival 2018 approaches, organisers have revealed the time tables for its three arenas plus the boat and opening parties. Returning to Pag Island from Sunday, August 19th to Thursday, August 23rd, there will be five days and five nights with acts such as Amelie Lens, Charlotte De Witte, Dixon, Dr Rubenstein, Eats Everything, Jackmaster, Loco Dice, Marco Carola, Peggy Gou, Ricardo Villalobos and Richie Hawtin.
Sunday brings Eats Everything, Len Faki, Nastia and Andrea Ljekaj to Aquarius while Amelie Lens and Pan-Pot feature at Kalypso. There will be a ‘SECRET SOCIETY’ session with Jackmaster, Jamie Jones b2b The Martinez Brothers and Yesh at Papaya.
On Monday Resident Advisor host Aquarius on Monday with Amelie Lens, Dana Ruh, Richie Hawtin, Rødhåd and Ryan Elliot. Adriatique, Ame and Dixon will be found at Kalypso; FUSE Club Belgium’s showcase will host Len Faki at Papaya and later Andrea Olivia and Marco Carola will play.
The halfway mark on Tuesday sees Aquarius host Agoria, Boris Brejcha and Tale Of Us; UK promoters Junction 2 takeover Kalypso with Adam Beyer, Charlotte De Witte and Dr Rubenstein; and Another Nordstern takes on Papaya with Jackmaster, Peggy Gou and Loco Dice.
Wednesdays line-up sees Adam Beyer play early doors at Aquarius then Redimension host Joseph Capriati and Luigi Madonna. Sunwaves Festival host Kalypso Wednesday evening with Rhadoo and Praslesh (Raresh & Praslea). Papaya will bring together Chris Liebing and Maceo Plex.
The final day sees Movement get control of Aquarius with Cassy, Kölsch, Sven Väth and MEAT. Sonus partners with Berlin’s Club Der Visionäre at Kalypso with Craig Richard b2b Seth Troxler, Dorian Paic, Nicolas Lutz and Ricardo Villalobos. Papaya closes with Joseph Capriati, Butch, Solomon and Johannes Brecht.
On the sea, there’s boat parties available. Sunday sees FUSE boss Enzo Siragusa hosts, Monday its the turn of French festival The Peacock Society with D’Julz and Tuesday gets Peggy Gou on the waves for TRAX’s boat. Konstantin takes on Wednesday’s boat and the boat ride will be with Lukison who host Ian F b2b Valentino Kanzyani.
Early arrivals to Pag Island can step into Noa Club on Saturday, August 18th for the Sonus opening party with FUSE. Archie Hamilton, Enza Siragusa, Mariano Mateljan and Rossko will get behind the decks. There will also be after-hour sessions - Tuesday morning with Dixon and Richie Hawtin, and Friday morning with Binh, Digby, Villalobos, Rhadoo, Seth Troxler and Sonja Moonear. The Keep On Dancing crew at Cocomo in Novalja City with Luca Cazal and SIDD will also be on hand for those with enough energy.
For tickets and details go to sonus-festival.com.