Sonic Youth, Norah Jones for free New York shows

Acts will play Brooklyn's Prospect Park Bandshell this summer

Sonic Youth and Norah Jones are among the names set to perform a series of free shows in New York.

Playing as part of the Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival, the gigs will take place at Brooklyn‘s Prospect Park Bandshell throughout the summer.

Opening with a show from Norah Jones on June 9, Sonic Youth will perform on July 31, with Konono #1 also confirmed to play on July 15.

The full line-up of free summer gigs will be announced on May 4. For more information, visit