UK: Field Day has revealed an impressive list of additional acts for its 2017 edition, set to take place in East London’s Victoria Park on June 3. Included in the announcement are hip-hop super duo Run the Jewels, Clams Casino, Machinedrum, Thee Oh Sees, Abra and more.
Also confirmed are Âme (live), Arab Strap, Beak, Dekmantel Soundsystem, Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids, Kite Base, Lady Leshurr, Manuela, Marc Riley, PC Music, Pictish Trail, Rae Morris, Sinkane, and Forth Wanderers. This wicked sick array of new names will join previously announced headliner Aphex Twin, who will close Field Day’s new indoor second main stage arena ‘The Barn’, not to mention Death Grips, Flying Lotus, Slowdive, Jon Hopkins (DJ), Gaika, Moodymann, Forest Swords, Nina Kraviz, King Sunny Ade, Moderat, Mura Masa, Nicolas Jaar, S U R V I V E, Whitney and more.
Now in it’s 11th year, Field Day has consistently proven itself to be one of the leading festivals in the UK. Exceptional programming over the years have seen the best in upcoming and legendary acts such as PJ Harvey, Caribou, Skepta, Patti Smith and Pixies grace the Victoria Park stages, and Field Day 2017 looks set to surpass expectations once again.