Festival organisers had previously confirmed Aphex Twin and Flying Lotus for the east London event
Death Grips and Whitney lead the latest Field Day 2017 additions, revealed earlier today (December 6).
The acts join Aphex Twin and Flying Lotus on the line-up for the east London festival. Also confirmed in the latest announcement are the likes of Nicolas Jaar, King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard and Stranger Things scorers S U R V I V E.
The festival, which takes place in London’s Victoria Park, will only run for one day next year as opposed to its usual two-day format. The revamped and condensed version of Field Day will take place on June 3 only in 2017.
The full list of Field Day 2017 additions is as follows:
Fatima Yamaha – live
Jon Hopkins (DJ)
Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard
King Sunny Ade
S U R V I V E
Field Day have already announced that Aphex Twin will be playing a rare show at the festival, with his performance set to take place at a new stage called “The Barn”. Described by the festival as a “brand new, breathtaking indoor second main stage arena”, the setting is set to host mostly electronic acts during the day.
Flying Lotus – AKA LA producer Steven Ellison, who also makes music under the name Captain Murphy – was the second name to be announced for Field Day 2017, with the festival confirming the booking yesterday (December 5).
Tickets for the festival are on sale now. They can be found here.