New London festival All Points East have added a bunch of new names to the line-up, as well as outlining their staging plans.
The huge addition to the summer calendar already boasts Björk, Lorde, The National, Nick Cave, Patti Smith, LCD Soundsystem, and a returning Friendly Fires amongst its stacked line-up, which is set to take over east London’s Victoria Park over 10 days this summer.
Now, they’ve gone one bigger, adding Soulwax and Kelela to proceedings. Elsewhere, there’s new appearances from Yaeji, Abra, Maribou State, Parcels, Jesse James, Solomon, Octavian, Her, Bones Garage and Debonair.
Tickets are on sale here.
As well as bolstering their already stacked line-up, the All Points East team have revealed their plans for Victoria Park across the weekend, Most excitingly, the new ‘X Stage’ (below) is set to be an immersive ‘in the round’-style area for DJs and electronic artists, and will play host to the likes of The Black Madonna, Omar-S, Hunee, Mr G, Roman Flugel and DJ Tennis.
The full All Points East 2018 line-up so far is:
All Points East – Friday 25th May
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Nick Murphy (fka Chet Faker)
Hercules & Love Affair
Oscar and the Wolf
All Points East – Saturday 26th May
Rex Orange County
All Points East – Sunday 27th May
Father John Misty
Flying Lotus 3D
The Black Madonna
Mr G Live
Byron The Aquarius
APE Presents… Catfish and the Bottlemen – Friday 1st June
Catfish and the Bottlemen
Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes
APE Presents… The National – Saturday 2nd June
The War on Drugs
Public Service Broadcasting
Broken Social Scene
This Is The Kit
APE Presents… Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Sunday 3rd June
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Patti Smith & Her Band