All Points East will stage its inaugural edition at London’s Victoria Park from 25 May to 3 June.
Former Crack cover star Abra has been confirmed for the new festival, along with Kelela and rising house artist Yaeji, who’s also recently been nominated for BBC Sound of 2018. Also announced is Soulwax, southeast London MC Octavian and NTS resident DJ Debonair.
Furthermore, the event has revealed the details of its four stages, with the new X Stage set to host the festival’s electronic acts, such as The Black Madonna, Omar-S, Hunee, Mr G, Roman Flügel and DJ Tennis. The rest of the line-up will be spread across the theatre-inspired North Stage, the indoor West Stage and the main East Stage.
All Points East is a 10-day event comprised of a three-day festival, a four-day community-focused programme and rounded off by three standalone APE Presents… shows. Crack cover stars Björk and LCD Soundsystem have previously been announced for the festival, and two of the last three shows will be headlined by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds and The National.