The 16th edition of Club To Club, the most important Italian festival of avant-garde and new pop, will take place from 2nd to 6th November in Turin
Among the main events of Contemporary Art Week, #IAMC2C will take place across unique and amazing locations in one of the most majestic cities in Italy.
After the success of the past editions with the incredible performances of Thom Yorke and Franco Battiato, this year more than 50 artists from 15 different countries all over the world will meet in Turin to create a unique experience: 18 acts in Italian Exclusive, among which are the explosive dj set of Nick Murphy (who recently dropped his moniker Chet Faker under which he performed at Club To Club 2014), DJ Shadow, who will celebrate the 20th anniversary of his masterpiece Entroducing….., the Venezuelan producer (and precious collaborator of Björk and Kanye West) Arca, and historical Warp duo Autechre.
Among the 12 national debuts, Junun, a project by Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood, Israeli producer Shye Ben Tzur and Indian ensable The Rajasthan Express, will headline the night of Saturday 5th November at Lingotto.
Reggia di Venaria (Baroque masterpiece declared UNESCO’S Humanity Heritage) for the first-ever Grand Opening in partnership with Krakòw based Unsound, an excellency in electronic music festivals worldwide, and The Wire.
Among the most prestigious musical centers in Italy, Conservatorio Giuseppe Verdi will host the exclusive performance of Arto Lindsay and Paal Nilssen-Love on 3rd November. The night will continue at Lingotto’s Sala Gialla, with a stage presented by Resident Advisor.
On Friday 4th and Saturday 5th, Club To Club will be back to Lingotto, in the former FIAT industry. During the weekend, the stage in Sala Gialla will be curated by Red Bull Music Academy, one of the most innovative organization all over the world.
Dance Salvario, a special block party in San Salvario, will close this edition of the festival on Sunday 6th November. In addition to an open-air market, talks, activities and a street food area, Warp Records, one of the most influent music labels worldwide, will present an exclusive stage in Piazza Madame Cristina called Warp To Warp. The night will end at Astoria, historical Turin club.
Moreover, Absolut Symposium will come back from Thursday 3rd to Saturday 5th November at AC Hotel Marriott. The festival headquarters will host talks, listening sessions and workshops with artists and professionals.