Chase & Status will headline alongside MIA

MIA and Chase & Status have been confirmed to headline London’s two-day Lovebox festival this year.

They top a line-up that also includes The Horrors, A$AP Rocky, Joey Bada$$, Katy B, Banks, Mount Kimbie, Sub Focus.

Talking about their bill-topping set, Chase & Status said: “We’re excited to be headlining Lovebox this year, we both come from London so to play this festival in our hometown will be great. Plus you can always count on London crowds to bring it”.

Elsewhere over the weekend there’ll be sets from Ben Pearce, Bondax, Bonobo, Crystal Fighters, Cyril Hahn, David Rodigan, Dense & Pika, Duke Dumont, Elli Ingram, Gaslamp Killer, Hannah Wants, Horse Meat Disco, Huxley, Joy Orbison, Kaleida, Kiesza, Klangkarussell, Kyntro, Madlib, Mnek, Moderat, Paul Woolford, Roosevelt, Scuba, Shy FX & Stamina MC, Special Request, Submotion Orchestra, Tensnake, The Martinez Brothers and Vision Quest. Annie Mac, who is also appearing, hosts her own Annie Mac Presents arena.

Aside from the musical line-up, a host of activities including theatre, voga (vogueing yoga) and Burning Man’s Distrikt have been announced today (March 11). The new additions follow a new partnership between the festival organisers and Secret Productions, co-organisers of Wilderness and Secret Garden Party.

The festival takes place in London’s Victoria Park on July 18 and 19 and tickets are priced from £35.

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