The Quietus | News | Unsound reveals full 2021 music schedule


Unsound has shared full details of the music schedule for its 2021 edition next month.

The Bug is set to return to the festival, performing live with collaborators Dis Fig and Flowdan, as well as another MC that has yet to be announced, while Errorsmith and Fiedel will reunite as MMMs. for a new live show ahead of the release of an upcoming album by the duo. Elsewhere in the lineup, Juliana Huxtable, Ziúr and visual artist Theresa Baumgartner will team up live for only the second time under the collective alias Off License.

There are also confirmed live appearances from Bendik Giske, bbymutha, Ecco2K, Riccardo La Foresta and Aleksandra Słyż, while Unsound will offer other unique live performances in the form of a collaboration between Danish sound artist Sofie Birch and Polish singer Antonina Nowacka; a performance called Blinding saying by Flora Yin-Wong who sees her combine readings with field recordings and compositions; and the combination of Warsaw musician Lutto Lento with a live drummer to present the music from his album Legend.

The festival will also host a showcase from the Nyege label Nyege Tapes, with appearances by Menzi, Diaki, De Schuurman and Scotch Rolex, with MC Yallah and Lord Spikeheart as guests. Elsewhere, it has been revealed that Angel Bat Dawid, Antonina Nowacka, Oren Ambarchi, Khyam Allami, Resina and Valentina Magaletti, among others, will join Nicolás Jaar for the live-action debut of the previously announced improv film. Weaving performance, which was developed from an event that originally took place as part of the 2020 Unsound Virtual Festival edition.

The festival’s club music program will feature DJ sets by RP Boo and SHERELLE; blue object and TSVI; and VTSS and Chippy Nonstop, while there are also previously confirmed appearances during the week of LSDXOXO, AceMoMA, Danny L Harle, and Shackleton and WacÅ‚aw Zimpel, including The spirit remains The show will now feature two singers: Barbara Kinga Majewska and Aleksandra Klimczak.

You can check out this year’s full Unsound schedule, which takes place under the theme of authentic dəəp, here.

Unsound will take place October 13-17, 2021.


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