Nick Cave announces huge outdoor UK show – with epic list of support acts

All Points East adds more stellar acts

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds have been confirmed for a huge outdoor London show as part of the new All Points East Festival – with support from St Vincent, Patti Smith and many more.

With LCD Soundsystem, The xx and Bjork already announced to headline the main weekend of the All Points East festival (with the likes of Father John Misty, Beck, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Lorde, Sampha, Lykke Li and many more), Cave will be joining The National in headlining a separate APE Presents night to close the 10 day event at Victoria Park.

Not only is this a UK Festival exclusive for Cave, but his show on Sunday June 3, 2018, will see him joined by the legendary Patti Smith, alongside Patti Smith, St Vincent and Courtney Barnett – with many more acts to be announced.


Tickets for APE Presents… Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds go on sale at 9am on Friday December 1 and will be available here.

The full All Points East line-up so far is:

Friday 25 May
LCD Soundsystem
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Glass Animals
Richie Hawtin CLOSE
George FitzGerald Live

LCD Soundsystem live at Alexandra Palace, London
LCD Soundsystem live at Alexandra Palace, London

Saturday 26 May
The xx
Lykke Li
Rex Orange County

Sunday 27 May
Father John Misty
Flying Lotus 3D
Mashrou’ Leila
Sylvan Esso
Alexis Taylor
Agoria Live



APE Presents… The National – Saturday 2 June
The National
The War on Drugs
Future Islands
The Districts

APE Presents… Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Sunday 3 June
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Patti Smith
St. Vincent
Courtney Barnett