Update at 10:14 hours on 02/07/2018
The Mad Cool continues to add more content to its poster although the three-day passes and VIPs are sold out, and only day tickets remain.
After announcing that Arctic Monkeys will perform at the festival -announcement eclipsed by Primavera Sound Festival poster announcement-, a new round of confirmations. More than 30 in total with special attention to electronic music although there is more: Underworld, Actress, Paul Kalkbrenner, Dua Lipa, Post Malone, Underworld, James Holden, DJ Koze, Slaves or Ivan Ferreiro.
Dua Lipa is a British singer of Albanian origin who plays a mix of R & B and pop and, Post Malone, a mix of rap, country, grunge or country.
In the fully electronic section, the duet Underworld, famous above all for its acclaimed hit 'Born Slippy', a hymn for the generation of the '90s after its inclusion in the soundtrack of the original' Trainspotting '. Actress also comes from England, Afro, futurist and avant-garde sounds.
James Holden will present his project with The Animal Spirits, free jazz with synthesizers. In a more dancing way we find to Paul Kalkbrenner, Dj Koze or ELYELLA Dj.
These are all new confirmations: Underworld (techno masters), Actress (avant-garde electronics), Dua Lipa (new hymns like 'Be The One' or 'New Rules'), Post Malone (presenting his successful 'Rockstar'), Paul Kalkbrenner (specialist in putting clubs upside down), Dj Koze (electronic), James Holden & The Animal Spirits (free jazz), Lali Puna, Cora Novoa (Dj), Víctor Santana (techno), Ylia (Dj), ELYELLA ( Dj), JET (Australian rock), Slaves (punk rock), Childhood (soul rock), Goat Girl (female post-punk group), Gruppo di Pawlowski, Pile (noise rock), The Ninth Wave (Gothic from Glasgow) , Re-TROS (Chinese post-punk), Holy Bouncer (Spanish psychedelic rock), Jardin de la Croix (instrumental rock), Iván Ferreiro (indie pop), Ben Howard (folk pop), Mick Jenkins (rap), Deaf Havana ( emo rock), Milk Teeth (punk), Durand Jones & The Indications (R & B), Alex Francis, Bayonne (electronics) and Weval (electronics).
Updated at 12:36 hours on 23/01/2018
Mad Cool has sold out the three-day tickets for its next edition, which will be held from July 12 to 14, six months before its celebration, in an expanded venue, Vadebebas-Ifema, with a capacity for 80,000 people every day. However there are still day tickets.
The musical poster is focused on well-known groups of nineties indie-pop-rock bands like Depeche Mode, Alice in Chains, Pearl Jam, Jack White, Nine Inch Nails, Queens of The Stone Age, Massive Attack...
And many names, mostly for Anglophile music fans, that although the festival poster may appear small are well known as Tame Impala, Kasabian, Justice, Fleet Foxes, MGMT, Eels, Yo La Tengo, Snow Patrol, At The Drive In, Kase.O...
Next, calendar by days of the bands - the poster is not closed - that will act in the Mad Cool 2018:
Thursday 12 July 2018
Pearl Jam, Tame Impala, Kasabian, Justice, Fleet Foxes, MGMT, Eels, Yo La Tengo, Leon Bridges, Blackbear, Japandroids, Washed Out, Porches, Fidlar, Maya Jane Coles, Toundra, The Last Internationale, Gold Panda, Fatima Yamaha, Modelo de Respuesta Polar, Gang Of Youths, Biznaga, Bed Rugs and Conttra.
Friday 13 July 2018
Jack White, Massive Attack, Frand Ferdinand, Snow Patrol, Alice In Chains, James Bay, At The Drive In, Perfume Genius, Sampha, Odesza, Marmozets, Real Estate, La Maravillosa Orquesta del Alcohol, The White Buffalo, Kevin Morby, Sofi Tukker, Jain, Young Fathers, Black Pistol Fire, The Bloody Beetroots, Ofenbach, Morgan, Erol Alkan, The Big Moon, Núria Graham and Agoraphobia.
Saturday 14 July 2018
Depeche Mode, Queens of the Stone Age, Nine Inch Nails, Jack Johnson, Richie Hawtin, Rag’N’Bone Man, Kase.O, Future Islands, Glass Animals, Portugal. The Man, Kaleo, Wolf Alice, LP, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Rival Sons, Frankie Cosmos, The Black Madonna, Daniel Avery, Rufus T. Firefly, Angel Stanich, Hurray For The Riff Raff, Maga, Polo & Pan Live, Haux and Niña Coyote Eta Chico Tornado.