Unsound 2023: Standout moments from the Kraków avant-garde celebration

A selection of highlights from the 2023 edition of Unsound, featuring VTSS b2b Sherelle, k means, Dreamcrusher and 33EMYBW

Mun Sing, claire rousay and JASSS join Unsound 2023 line-up

The festival’s flagship event returns to Kraków in October, with Aunty Rayzor, Lanark Artefax and Emma dj also confirmed in its latest wave of artist announcements

In photos: Unsound Festival 2021

Our visual diary of the Kraków festival’s 2021 edition, featuring LSDXOXO, Flora Yin-Wong, Dis Fig, Bbymutha and more


Unsound Festival completes 2021 line-up with AYA, UNIIQU3 and Shannen SP

The Kraków festival, which runs from 13-17 October, has also expanded its discourse programme

Bbymutha, Tygapaw and The Bug announced for Unsound Festival 2021

The Kraków festival has expanded its 2021 line-up


SOPHIE and Jlin collaborated on a track for Unsound Festival’s new album

Intermission also features contributions from Nicolas Jaar, Slikback, Moor Mother, Tim Hecker, 33EMYBW and more

Sinjin Hawke Zora Jones

Unsound Festival and Crack Magazine to host performances by Sinjin Hawke and Zora Jones, Nyege Nyege and more

The experimental festival takes place online, from 1-11 October 2020


Unsound shares details of Intermission book and album, launches Patreon

Kode9, Moor Mother and Jlin have contributed new works to Unsound. Unsound Festival has announced…

Unsound Festival 2018 © Dominika Filipowicz

Unsound 2020 will be themed around ‘Intermission’ and focus on discourse programme

The theme of Unsound 2020 will be Intermission. This year’s edition of the festival will focus primarily on lectures. discussions and interviews rather than music

Amnesia Scanner, Liz Harris and The Bug to play Unsound New York

The festival heads to NYC on 22-23 November 2019


Klein, DJ Python and 700 Bliss announced for Unsound Festival 2019

The event will be held across various venues in Kraków on 6-13 October

Deena Abdelwahed © Sasha Taormina

Deena Abdelwahed & Shackleton added to Unsound 2019 line-up

Kraków’s Unsound festival has revealed a second wave of artists for it’s 2019 installment.

Mix roundup, June

10 mixes you need to hear this month

Shyboi, Batu, Beautiful Swimmers, Rosehips and more feature on our roundup of mixes from May


Drexciyan electro, EBM and simmering acid from the Unsound resident

Nicolas Jaar © Teddy Fitzhugh

Nicolas Jaar, DJ Lag and Bliss Signal to play Unsound Adelaide 2018

The Australian festival will run from 14-16 December

Jlin Unsound Festival 2018 © Michał Ramu

Unsound 2018: Frontier sounds at the European underground’s favourite festival

Jlin, Amnesia Scanner and the Nyege Nyege crew are among the cutting edge highlights of the Kraków festival’s 2018 edition

DJ Bus Replacement Service

Selections: DJ Bus Replacement Service

The mischievous selector puts together a playlist of tracks discovered via Forgotify

Yves Tumor © Vitali Gelwich

Yves Tumor, Eartheater and Giant Swan to play Unsound Adelaide 2018

The experimental festival will be held from 14-16 December

Sophie © Renata Raksha

SOPHIE, Eartheater and Lotic gear up for Unsound Kraków 2018

The Polish festival has revealed it second wave of acts for its upcoming October edition

Music in Support of Black Mental Health

Jlin, Olof Dreijer and Alva Noto announced for Unsound Kraków

The Polish festival will run from 7-14 October at Wianki

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Unsound Dislocation arrives in London with a timely exploration of identity and alienation

The future-facing festival probed the theme of dislocation at the Barbican Centre, with the help of Leyland Kirby, Soft Power and NIVHEK & MFO

Festival 2015

Surprise! Unsound 2015 was really, really great