The xx, The National, The War on Drugs, Future Islands + More For New Festival

-citadel-crowd-stage-1155x770-The xx, The National, The War on Drugs, Future Islands + More For New Festival

Introducing All Points East, a brand new festival set to take place at London’s Victoria Park. Kicking off on the May bank holiday with a three day music festival, followed by a four day community focused midweek event and culminating with three headline shows.

The first headliners for the inaugural All Points East festival weekend are London’s own The xx who will take to the stage on Saturday 26th May. The following weekend sees The National play their largest headline show to date as the first of the three APE Presents… stand alone shows. Alongside The National on Saturday 2nd June will be special guests The War on Drugs. 

The line up so far:

SATURDAY 26TH MAY 2018: (Festival)
THE XX
With special guests
Popcaan, Lykke Li & more to be announced
SATURDAY 2ND JUNE 2018: (Headline Show)
APE PRESENTS…THE NATIONAL
With very special guests
The War on Drugs, Future Islands
plus Warpaint, The Districts & more to be announced

The event comes from the team behind British Summer Time Hyde Park and The O2 arena, AEG’s Goldenvoice. Tickets for the festival weekend go on sale at 9am on November 3, while tickets for the National are available from 9am on October 27.
Executive Vice President, Live Music at AEG Presents, Jim King comments:
“We are thrilled to be able to launch this new festival concept and bring some of the world’s most exciting artists to Victoria Park. With a new three day music festival followed by a programme of midweek events offering open access to the local community all culminating in three huge standalone shows, we’re confident that this is the most exciting new event in the country.”