Montreal’s SONIQ island locks up Eric Prydz, Swedish House Mafia, Illenium, Excision and more for 2022: Dancing Astronaut
by: Natalie Pereira
February 22, 2022
After scheduling a modified version of the festival for 2021, îleSONIQ is making a big comeback for summer 2022, fittingly bringing together some of the world’s biggest headliners at Quebec’s biggest electronic music festival. Having already announced the return of Swedish House Mafia for one of the only legs of the trio’s Canadian tour, the beloved Montreal event is adding two new headliners to the roster: Eric Prydz and an elusive set of backs. backpack featuring dancing astronaut2021 Artist of the Year, Illenium and Bass Deity Excision.
The gigantic three-day festival returns to Montreal’s Parc Jean-Drapeau from August 5-7, 2022, with the announcement of the first phase of the event welcoming nearly 60 distinguished names in electronic music and hip-hop. Blending the flavor of multiple genres, the festival’s dance lineup is complemented by artists like FISHER, Lane 8, Louis The Child, Subtronics, Tchami, SVDDEN DEATH, Zomboy, Ben Böhmer, John Digweed and SIDEPIECE, among many others. . See the full range below.
More information on îleSONIQ and the ticket office are available on the festival website.
Featured Image: Patrick Beaudry