Festivals The Strokes added as another All Points East headliner

The Strokes added as another All Points East headliner

The day will also feature The Raconteurs, Jarvis Cocker, Parquet Courts and more.

The Strokes will headline the Saturday of the first weekend of this year’s All Points East (25th May).

The Victoria Park showing will be the band’s first London date in four years, following 2015’s triumphant Hyde Park appearance.

The Raconteurs, Jarvis Cocker, Parquet Courts and Courtney Barnett will also appear on the day, alongside Interpol, Bakar, Johnny Marr, Anna Calvi and more.

More names have also been added to the festival’s other days: Jon Hopkins, Róisín Murphy and Peggy Gou are among those joining The Chemical Brothers on Friday 24th May, while James Blake, Princess Nokia and Kamasi Washington will play alongside Christine and the Queens on 26th May.

The Strokes day tickets will be on sale from 9am on Friday 1st February. Other tickets are on sale now.

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