Get to know the first artists of Cruïlla 2018!

First confirmed artists for Festival Cruïlla 2018

Today we feel really happy, because at last we can make public the first artists that will be part of the 9th edition of Festival Cruïlla, on July 13th and 14th, 2018.

A first batch of names from different music styles, ages and origins, that acts as an introduction of what you will see this next summer at the Parc del Fòrum in Barcelona.

Keep on reading and get to know them a little better…

David Byrne

The visionary frontman of Talking Heads arrives at Cruïlla to leave us open-mouthed with his advanced and avant-garde pop music. A musical legend that will, at long last, perform at the festival.

Damian “JR. GONG” Marley

The Jamaican artist, Bob Marley’s youngest son, returns to Festival Cruïlla after his unforgettable performance in 2015’s edition. On this occasion, he will play the songs from his new album, Stony Hill, released last summer.


The Madrilenian band IZAL will publish their new album Autoterapia in early 2018, after three years of waiting, and joins the 9th edition of Festival Cruïlla to make us fall in love with their poetic pop-rock.

Bomba Estéreo

Bomba Estéreo come back to the Fòrum with a new album, Ayo, in which they continue to explore the different varieties of digital cumbia. Thanks to them, Festival Cruïlla 2018 will be one hell of a party!

Bugzy Malone

The new young promise of grime arrives for the first time in Barcelona to offer us his overwhelming live show. You cannot miss what will be one of the best discoveries of the ninth edition of the festival.

Joana Serrat

The Catalan singer-songwriter comes back to Festival Cruïlla after her performance in 2012’s edition, now established as one of the most interesting voices in folk-pop. A delight for the senses!

Do you already have your full pass ticket to see those artists at Festival Cruïlla 2018?