BBC Radio One announce huge line-up for ‘Live Lounge Month’

Foo Fighters, Lorde, The Killers, London Grammar and Stormzy are among the names set for BBC Radio One’s Live Lounge month 2017 in September.

The station will once again be opening its doors for a month of special one-off gigs – also featuring the likes of Chris Martin, The xx, Harry Styles, Wolf Alice, Royal Blood, Jay-Z, Rita Ora, Miley Cyrus, Craig David and many more.

As well as hosting the shows from their London studio, they’ll also welcome special gigs from the US – with Foo Fighters performing live from Los Angeles and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin’s set from live from Malibu.


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1 – Foo Fighters (Live from LA)
4 – Chris Martin of Coldplay (Live from Malibu)
5 – The Script
6 – The xx
7 – Thirty Seconds to Mars
8 – P!nk
11 – The Killers
12 – London Grammar
13 – Harry Styles
14 – Stormzy
15 – Miley Cyrus
18 – Rita Ora
19 – Wolf Alice
20 – George Ezra
21 – Rag’n’Bone Man
22 – JAY-Z
25 – Craig David
26 – Royal Blood
27 – Rudimental with James Arthur
28 – Lorde
29 – TBA

The line-up for BBC Radio One's Live Lounge month in September
The line-up for BBC Radio One’s Live Lounge month in September

This comes after BBC announced a ‘replacement’ for Glastonbury 2018 with ‘The Biggest Weekend – taking place across four sites in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland next year, promising music to suit all tastes and ‘coverage similar to that of Glasto’.

Live Lounge Month opening act Foo Fighters, release new album ‘Concrete And Gold’ on September 15 and will play The O2 in London on September 19.

Grohl also revealed how they and Queens Of The Stone Age inspired one another while making their new albums, and how they planned to ‘take over the fucking world’.