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Primavera Sound
Festival goers, Primavera Sound Festival, Parc del Forum, Barcelona, Spain. PYMCA/UIG via Getty Images39/50

Primavera Sound

When: May 28th-30th

Where: Barcelona, Spain

Why Go: Barcelona's Primavera is celebrating its 15th anniversary by booking some of the most notable rock reunions of the past few years. Sleater-Kinney, Babes in Toyland, Ride and the Replacements are just a few of the together-again alt-rock legends who will be taking over Spain's early-summer party. Meanwhile, Strokes fans can go for the triple crown, catching Albert Hammond Jr. and Julian Casablancas' respective solo projects before seeing the New York City band play in full.

Must-See Acts: Patti Smith, Sleater-Kinney, the Replacements, Babes in Toyland, the Strokes, Antony and the Johnsons, Interpol, Caribou, Swans, Damien Rice, the Black Keys, Tyler, the Creator, Benjamin Booker, the Julie Ruin, Tobias Jesso Jr.

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