All Points East – the 10-day event launches in Victoria Park in 2018

Music promoters Goldenvoice are gearing up for 10 days of music, comedy and culture next summer.

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Music promoters Goldenvoice will curate a brand new music and culture festival next summer stretching out 10 days in total and with The xx and The War on Drugs already named as confirmed headliners. Beginning on the May 25th, All Points East festival, based in east London’s Victoria Park, will start with three days of live music on its opening weekend, followed by a 4-day programme consisting of comedy, food and cinema reflecting “the vibrancy of its surrounding area”. A final three days of huge headline shows will end the festival, finishing on June 3rd.

The xx are set to headline the opening weekend with Swedish artist Lykke Li and Jamaica’s Popcaan joining the bill and with others to be announced. The War on Drugs, Future Islands, Warpaint and The Districts are set to play the last weekend with tickets going on sale this Friday.

The news follows several new festivals at the east end landmark, following the arrival of the Mighty Hoopla and Citadel Festival over the last couple of years.

For more announcements and news from All Points East, follow the festival’s Instagram and Twitter.