Now expanded to two days and relocated to a new site, Field Day has announced over 70 artists for this year's fun at Brockwell Park, London on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd June.
Headlining the Friday with her only UK performance of 2018 will be Erykah Badu. On Saturday The Barn stage which launched last year will see performances from Four Tet (live), Nils Frahm, Floating Points (solo live), and more. Other highlights include a UK festival exclusive from Fever Ray, plus Thundercat, Charlotte Gainsbourg, an collaboration between Jeff Mills and Tony Allen, and many more, with more to be announced. For the full details so far see below.
Speaking about the line-up, Field Day co-founder Tom Baker said "I'm excited about our move south to Brixton and having the historic Brockwell Park as our new home. As lots of Londoner's know moving on can be a wrench but is also just a part of life in this amazing city, and we know there's so much musical history to build on in our new place. Since Field Day started in 2007, some might say that London has become festival crazy, there is just so much amazing live music to see, but for us, now more than ever, it's really key to cut above those that ape you. I feel the Field Day 2018 line up is one of the best yet, its fresh and exciting, cutting edge but has some absolute legends and returning Field Day veterans, its 'Field Day'… through and through."
Friday (alphabetically): Aaron L (Stamp The Wax), Beauty & The Beat, Brilliant Corners, Brownswood DJs, Children Of Zeus, Church Of Sound, The Comet Is Coming, Donna Leake, Erykah Badu, Ezra Collective, Ghost Notes, Gilles Peterson, Hailu Mergia, Jazz Re:Freshed, Jordan Rakei, Jeff Mills & Tony Allen, Lee Fields & The Expressions, Loyle Carner, Madlib, Mafalda, Mammal Hands, Masego, Matthew Halsall (Gondwana Records) (DJ set), Moses Boyd, Mr Jukes, Nao, Noble & Heath, Nubya Garcia, Obongjayar, Sons of Kemet, Sudan Archives, Total Refreshment Centre, Worldwide FM, Yazmin Lacey, and Zara Macfarlane.
Saturday (alphabetically): AJ Tracey, Avalon Emerson, Barely Legal, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Cornelius (UK festival exclusive), DJ Boring, DJ Seinfeld, Daniel Avery, Daphni, Earl Sweatshirt, Fever Ray (UK festival exclusive), Floating Points (solo live), Four Tet (live), Gilles Peterson, Haai, Helena Hauff, James Holden & The Animal Spirits, Jayda G, Kurupt FM, Lemmy Ashton, Moscoman, Mount Kimbie (live), Nils Frahm, Oumou Sangare, Panda Bear, Princess Nokia, Ross From Friends, SASSY 009, Thundercat, Tzusing, Willow, and Zhu.
For the details so far including day splits please see the line-up page.
Tickets are on sale, currently priced at £69 for both days, or £39.50 for either day.
note: over-18s only.
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