FORM Arcosanti is again in 2019 for a sixth 12 months in Arizona’s excessive desert, and this 12 months’s music and cultural programming could end result within the occasion’s strongest outing but. Leading the lineup this 12 months was Florence + The Machine, kicking off their North American summer time tour from the experimental micro-city. The remainder of the lineup, now delivered in full, consists of intimate performances by Anderson .Paak and the Free Nationals, Pussy Riot, Baltimore rapper JPEGMAFIA, Bonobo performing a DJ set, Snail Mail, DJ Koze, and TOKiMONSTA.
Skrillex will make his annual look on the three-day inventive gathering—a well-liked testing floor for brand new materials, the place he stay debuted tracks like his “Humble” remix and “Agen Wida” in years previous. While Hundred Waters‘ Trayer will carry out a solo set, the band is noticeably absent from this 12 months’s lineup, as they’ve carried out at every of FORM’s final 5 editions.
Beyond the music curated for this 12 months’s occasion, FORM’s cultural programming has been introduced. This 12 months’s billing consists of a wide range of panels, poetry, workshops and discussions overlaying subjects like structure, design, and social justice with Patrisse Cullors, co-founder of Black Lives Matter, and far more. FORM 2019 may even characteristic Between Two Books—a dialog between Florence Welch and authors Nadya Tolokonnikova of Pussy Riot, Ysra Daley-Ward and extra, in addition to demos of Tónandi, Sigur Rós’s mixed-reality collaboration with tech startup Magic Leap.
FORM is slated for May 10 – 12 in Meyer, Arizona. See the complete lineup under.