Decibel Festival is an annual Seattle festival of electronic music, performance, visual art and new media. Generally taking place the last week of September, it has booked over 800 artists ranging from experimental, to leading-edge electronic dance music and visual art. With a focus on live performance, interactive multimedia art, state-of-the-art sound and technology-based education, Decibel has solidified itself as one of the premier electronic music festivals and promotional organizations in the world.
In 2011 the Decibel Festival celebrated it’s 8th anniversary, pulling in over 22,000 people to Seattle, with headline acts including the likes of Moby, Amon Tobin and Ladytron. It featured over 170 artists and educators performing at over a dozen venues over the five-day festival. You can take a look at the complete artist rosterhere.
The 9th edition of the Decibel International Festival of Electronic Music Performance, Visual Art and New Media will take place September 26th through September 30th, 2012.