Festivals: PJ Harvey, The xx, Franz Ferdinand and Flume to headline Rock en Seine 2017

PJ Harvey, The xx, Franz Ferdinand and Flume to headline Rock en Seine 2017

The Kills, MØ and At The Drive-In are also among the acts heading to Paris.

The first wave of acts have been announced for this August’s fifteenth edition of Rock en Seine in Paris.

All four of this year’s headliners have been revealed, with The xx, PJ Harvey, Flume and Franz Ferdinand all topping this year’s bill. They’ll be joined by The Kills, MØ, Ty Segall, Mac DeMarco, At The Drive-In, and Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes.

Other names in the first wave of acts include Cypress Hill, The Pretty Reckless, Jain, and Peter Peter. Rone and Fakear round off the bill so far, with many more acts still to be announced.

Rock en Seine takes place in Paris, France, between 25th-27th August 2017. Tickets go on sale from Thursday 9th March. See the announcement video detailing the first wave of acts below.

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