All Points East Festival announce The Strokes and more
All Points East Festival has announced a new round of artists set to play on the second day of the two-weekend event. The Strokes and The Raconteurs lead the way for May, 25.
This is the first The Strokes
show in the UK in 4 years and is part of the "global comeback" announced previously by the New York band. As for The Raconteurs
, it is also a comeback as the band is set to release their first album in 10 years. Jack White's band released Consolers of the Lonely back in 2008 but has already revealed that they are editing a new record this year. It's the first festival date for The Raconteurs in 2019.
As this was not enough, joining the two bands on Saturday at All Points East Festival
are Interpol, Parquet Courts, Courtney Barnett, Connan Mockasin, Anna Calivi, The Nude Party, Viagra Boys, Bakar and UK favourites Johnny Marr
and Jarvis Cocker
So, for now, this is the first weekend lineup:
As for weekend 2, All Points East goes like this:
May, 31: Bring Me The Horizon + Run The Jewels, Nothing But Thieves + Idles, SCARLXRD + Yonaka + more
June, 1: To Be Announced
June, 2: Bon Iver + Mac DeMarco + First Aid Kit + John Grant + The Tallest Man On Eartyh + Julien Baker + Snail Mail + Kokoko! + more
Tickets go on sale very soon and you can grab them here