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Sheffield’s No Bounds festival announces its full line-up

Luca Lozano, Saoirse, Rian Treanor, DJ Lag + Nan Kole and Morphology join Jeff Mills, Stingray and many more at the three day event in October

No Bounds festival has revealed its full line-up, which includes Jeff Mills, Stingray, Laurel Halo, Ikonika, Kara-Lis Coverdale, Morphology, DEBONAIR, Blood Sport, Sensate Focus, Anastasia Kristensen, Minimal Violence and Prequel Tapes, among many other artists. It has also added a Resident Advisor stage featuring Mr G, Saoirse, DJ Seinfeld, Luca Lozano, DJ Lag & Nan Kole, Rian Treanor, Éclair Fifi and Darwin. And Offmenut Records will host a strand with Om Unit, Swifta Beater, DJ SS, Deadbeat UK and Phatworld B2B Superior Cornrows.

In addition No Bounds has a live improv showcase for the likes of Maja Bugge, Charlie Collins & Ryoko Akama, Beck Hunters, Matthew Bourne, Mark Sanders & Corey Mwamba and Inclusion Principle. There’s also a surround sound stage curated by the University of Sheffield Sound Laboratory, who will also be holding coding workshops. Plus, Public Information present their Memory Dance series exploring electronic music, moving image and dementia. The series’ programme of audiovisual works includes a student film with a Mark Fell soundtrack, scratch video from Cabaret Voltaire visual artist Nick Cope and early computer animation from Warp Motion/Artificial Intelligence founder Phil Wolstenholme, and installations from The Caretaker and Weirdcore. Finally, the festival organisers also promise “a spoken word stage, multiple artist exhibitions, installations, showcases and two simultaneous raves!”

The Wire will host some Q&As too (details TBC).

No Bounds runs from 13–15 October at various venues across Sheffield. Tickets start at £10 for Friday night only and some early birds are still available. More information can be found at their website.