- Craig Angus
- 23 January 2018
Welsh rockers will top the bill at huge outdoor show on Fri 1 Jun, with The National and Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds playing the following nights
The Welsh rockers, who released their second album The Ride in May 2016, will be joined at the huge gig on Fri 1 Jun by The Hunna, Blossoms, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, The Neighbourhood and The Amazons.
Already confirmed for the standalone gigs are Victoria Park were The National, who top the bill on Sat 2 Jun, and Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, who headline the Sun 3 Jun.
It’s the first year for the new event in London, which spans ten days in total from Fri 25 May to Sun 3 Jun, and includes a three-day opening festival headlined by LCD Soundsystem, The XX and Bjork, followed by a midweek programme of comedy, food and cinema, with the final standalone APE presents concerts bringing proceedings to a close.
APE Presents… at Victoria Park lineup 2018:
Fri 1 Jun – Catfish and the Bottlemen (plus The Hunna, Blossoms and more
Sat 2 Jun – The National (plus The War on Drugs, Future Islands, Warpaint and more)
Sun 3 Jun – Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds (plus Patti Smith, St Vincent, Courtney Barnett and more)
Tickets for Catfish and the Bottlemen go on general sale at 9am on Fri 26 Jan.