CMKY Festival 2013 First Artists Revealed

Posted: January 9, 2013

For the past 5 years, festival attendees have traveled from around the world to participate in this forward thinking cultural experience. CMKY 2013 will refocus on the fundamentals that have been at the core of the organization since the beginning. Scheduled to take place from April 25th – 28th in Boulder, CO, this year’s festival boasts a refined program while continuing to feature an eclectic array of artists from across the musical spectrum.

CMKY is thrilled to host artists from some of the most respected labels operating today, including Spectral Sound, BPitch Control, Thrill Jockey and Full Spectrum; plus, a label residency from Nicolas Jaar’s Clown & Sunset imprint, which will serve as the cornerstone of the festival’s programming.

Some of the exciting artists slated to appear at CMKY 2013:


More acts will be announced in the weeks ahead, including the line-up for the crowd favorite Saturday night afterhours event at APEX Movement!

In addition to our musical offerings, CMKY 2013 program will feature a screening of Resident Advisor’s Real Scenes series, a collection of short documentaries profiling electronic music communities around the world.

Furthermore, a special edition of the ongoing you & me performance series is set to take place at CMKY 2013. An interactive performance that first began in Denver, CO, you & me centers on creating a heightened sense of intimacy between audience and performance, often featuring one-on-one performances and a sit down, family-style dinner for participants.

Festival passes go on sale January 15th at 11am MST. There will be a very limited number of passes, and participants are encouraged to purchase one early. It will guarantee access to pass holder only events or an article of CMKY merchandise. At only $100, the pass is the best way to experience the entire festival. Pass and hotel packages will also be available. Individual showcase tickets will be available starting February 5th. Passes and packages will be for available on our website at