Jungle have been announced as the latest headliners of this year’s All Points East Festival in London.
The funk and soul/dance duo, consisting of Josh Lloyd-Watson and Tom McFarland, is going to give an exclusive performance in the UK at Victoria Park on Saturday, August 26.
Also in the line-up for this day are Erica Badu, Folamour, BADBADNOTGOOD, 070 Shake, Tobe Nwigwe, Charlotte Day Wilson, Lil Silva, Ragz Originale and Pretty Girl. The organizers promise that “many more” acts will be added in the coming months.
Tickets will go on sale at 10:00 GMT next Tuesday (March 21) — you can buy them here. Check out the announcement below.
Last week, it was announced that Haim will top the list at All Points East 2023 on August 28. The series previously confirmed Stormzy’s curated “This Is What We Mean Day”, as well as a huge concert by The Strokes, which will be joined by Yeah Yeah Yeahs.
Jungle released their third and most recent studio album “Loving In Stereo” back in 2021. Last year, the couple returned with two new tracks — “Good Times” and “Problemz” — and announced that they had started work on their album. next entry.
During an interview with NME in 2021, Jungle spoke about the free attitude they showed towards their latest full-length album, which was marked by the fact that they were more “relaxed”.
“The older we get, the more we don’t care,” Lloyd-Watson told NME.
“The more you can free yourself from your fears about who you think you can be or what you can do, you’re just in this creative freedom. That’s why Jungle achieves what it is, and why, in our opinion, Jungle reaches its creative peak.”