February 22, 2008 0:39
Radiohead confirmed to headline two nights of US festival
Kings Of Leon, CSS, Black Kids will also perform at All Points West
On the third night, Jack Johnson will close the festival which is taking place in Liberty State Park, NJ, just minutes by ferry from Manhattan.
Kings Of Leon, Cat Power, CSS, Metric, Black Kids and Mates of State are also on the bill for the event which will take place August 8-10.
The other bands playing so far include:
The New Pornographers
Rodrigo y Gabriela
Michael Franti And Spearhead
The Go! Team
Amadou And Mariam
The Black Angels
Grace Potter And The Octurnals
Forro In The Dark
Rogue Wave Neil Halstead
Ferries will take festival-goers from Manhattan to the festival, set in the shadow of the Statue Of Liberty.
--By our New York staff.
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