British Summer Time is back for its fifth year running and has already in the past showcased some amazing talent such as The Rolling Stones, The Libertines, Taylor Swift, Florence + The Machine, Kendrick Lamar, Stevie Wonder and Caroline King. This year the festival is back with some of the biggest names in music and exclusive festival appearances. Continue reading for more details.
Phil Collins (Fri. 30th June)
This will be Phil Collins’ biggest ever solo performance and a European festival exclusive. Collins’ will be playing one of his first shows in years and picked London to do so. With him are Blondie, Mike + The Mechanics, Starsailor.
Green Day (Sat. 1st July)
Green Day will be playing at Hyde Park as part of their Revolution Radio UK Tour. This follows the release of no.1 album Revolution Radio. Their guests are Rancid, Gogol Bordello, The Hives, The Living End, Beach Slang, SWMRS, Sunflower Bean and Public Access TV.
Justin Bieber (Sun. 2nd July)
Justin Bieber is touring as part of his Purpose World Tour and will be performing in Hyde Park as UK Festival Exclusive. Playing on the same day with him are Martin Garrix, Tove Lo and Anne-Marie.
Kings Of Leon (Thurs. 6th July)
Kings of Leon are back after a few years away from the limelight and have confirmed British Summer Time as their only UK Festival appearance. Playing on the same bill are Pixies, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats.
The Killers (Sat 8th July)
The Killers will also be playing a UK Festival Exclusive, whilst their new album is on its way. Playing the same day as The Killers are special guests, Elbow, Tears For Fears and White Lies.
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers (Sun. 9th July)
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers will celebrating its 40th anniversary. Special Guests include Stevie Nicks, The Lumineers.
British Summer Time takes place in June and July in Hyde Park, London.