The first wave of acts - 120 bands - have been revealed for the eighth edition of two-day multi-venue Camden Rocks which takes place on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd June 2018 in twenty venues around Camden, London, presenting rock, indie, alternative, folk and punk music.
The acts include rockers Ash, Essex's Ratboy, post-punks New Model Army, post-teenage dirtbags Wheatus, Carl Barat, Ginger Wildheart, alternative punks Milk Teeth, Welsh fourpiece Pretty Vicious, metallers Raging Speedhorn, 70s punks Angelic Upstarts, The Virginmarys, The Last Internationale, Bang Bang Romeo, REWS, folk indie from Annabel Allum, Big Boy Bloater and the Limits, The Men That Will Not Be Blamed For Nothing, Loathe, Soeur, Rascalton, St Agnes, Indian Queens, Asylums, Lock, Press to Meco, and Hands Off Gretel.
Carl Barat says "Camden Rocks is the weekend when Camden comes as alive as it ever was and should always be."
Others announced today are Flesh Tetris, Exist Immortal, King Creature, The Wood Burning Savages, Death Remains, The Skinner Brothers, The Hyena Kill, Riskee And The Ridicule, Fine Creatures, Phoxjaw, Black Futures, Funeral Shakes, Flight Brigade, Soap Girls, Deux Furieuses, The Wild Things, Bitch Falcon, Faers, WACO, Coast to Coast, The Five Hundred, No Violet, Wild Front, THECITYISOURS, JOANovARC, Black Orchid Empire, Colt 48, Oxygen Thief, Alexis Kings, Sick Love, Lebrock, Knocksville, Healthy Junkies, Lots Holloway, Janus Stark, Colt 45, Apollo Junction, Mellor, Luke Rainsford, Tokyo Taboo, The Dirty Strangers, Living On Universal Denial, Ryuketsu Blizzard, Thunder On The Left, Pet Needs, Rich Ragany & the Digressions, Bexatron, David Stevens And The Beguiled, This Years Ghost, Mick O'Toole, Unknown Chapters, The Muffin Heads, The Idol Dead, Glossii, Toffees, River Hounds, Flavour Nurse, Bugeye, Rhyn, Black Sixteen, 10 Gauge, Plain Sails, Man the Lifeboats, Matty James Cassidy, Weekend Recovery, The Silver Bayonets, Brightlight City, Two Year Break, DAM_FINO, Arcane Militia, Repair to Ruin, Lighthouse, At The Sun, Jonny Weathers And Cosmic Scream, Panic Island, L Sicario, Lunar Echoes, Playmaker, Juicebox, Youth Illusion, As Sirens Fall, The Black Roses, Cavalcade, Maxx Palmer, LEE PA++ERSON, The Gulps, Dead At Eleven, Albany, Angerland, Late Night Legacy, Indya, and The Good Tenants., with headliners and a further 280 bands to be announced.
Tickets are on sale, currently priced at £70 for the weekend, or £40 for either day.
Camden Rocks Festival is an over 18's event.
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