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ÎLE SONIQ: artists not to be missed

&icir;LE SONIQ: artists not to be missed


Three stages, including one of the largest in Canada for an electronic music festival, quadraphonic sound, video walls, lasers, flames, fireworks and breathtaking light displays: we promise the most impressive edition of the îLE SONIQ festival this weekend. Here are some artists not to miss from August 4 to 7 at Parc Jean-Drapeau. 

Eric Prydz

“It will speak to people who like techno and house more underground“, explains Evelyne Côté, director of programming for evenko. 

Friday at 20 h 55 on the Oasis Bell stage.


Fisher at 7:25 p.m., an artist who has exploded since his passage there a few years ago in Osheaga. “He is super charismatic on stage, it's a huge party when he plays! Also, John Digweed (5:30 p.m.), who is a veteran of the scene and a legend to behold. “He's going to do a two-hour set at sunset, on the Neon stage, which has quadraphonic sound. » 

Swedish House Mafia

« We are the only ones to have them in festivals, apart from Coachella! They will make their own successes. It is a great pride to have them and we are very happy to close the festival with them. »

Sunday at 9:15 p.m. on the Oasis Bell Stage. 


Infected Mushroom (8:05 p.m.) and Markus Schulz (4:50 p.m. on the Neon Stage).  

Excision and Illenium 

“We went for the two biggest global headliners of the base: Excision, which is on the more aggressive, heavier side of the base music, and Illenium, which leans more on the melodic side. »

Saturday at 9:20 p.m. on the Oasis Bell stage.


Subtronics (8:10 p.m. on the Oasis Bell stage) and “my shot of the day: SIDEPIECE (5 p.m.), very festive tech-house. »  

Sean Paul

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French Montana, at 8:30 p.m., and Rae Sremmurd, at 9:45 p.m., will be on the same stage. “It's going to be a huge party and it's going to move! » 

Saturday at 7:10 p.m., at the Mirage Stage


Shenseea (5:50 p.m. on the Neon stage) “Jamaican artist who released an album about six months ago. I wouldn't be surprised if the three of them did little songs together. » 

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