Unsound has announced the first batch of acts for its 2014 festival, gathered under the banner of The Dream, which festival organiser Mat Schulz says is aimed at triggering discussion surrounding the increasing homogenisation of music festivals.
The line up so far includes Swans, Helge Sten's Deathprod playing Treetop Drive, Carter Tutti Void, Ben Frost, DJ Stingray, EVOL, Joey Anderson, Perc, Rrose, Norwegian musician and artist TCF (aka Lars Holdus), Polish producer Zamilska. Unsound have commissioned The Necks and Radian to perform together, Container's music performed live via a triggered drum setup played by Kenneth Kapstad and Tomas Jahrmyr.
Unsound's New York scent and sound installation – where Tim Hecker, Kode9 and Ben Frost created sonic representations of noise, drone and bass respectively – will also be part of this year's Krakow edition, with more installations, talks and performances to be announced in the coming months. The festival takes place 12–19 October across various venues in Krakow. More details here.