The 1-2-3-4 Festival announces the 2016 line up…
Organisers of London’s 1-2-3-4 Festival have announced both its return and the 2016 line up which includes The Cribs, Jesus And Mary Chain, Pins, Bo Ningen, Carl Barat & The Jackals, and Thomas Cohen
The Wytches, PINS, TOY, and Bo Ningen will play alongside established bands such as Gang of Four and Spector.
The festival that started in 2007 showcasing early performances by the likes of Florence and the Machine and Crystal Fighters returns after a short hiatus in a new iconic park setting. 1-2-3-4 has teamed up with legendary event producer Rob Hallett and his team of expert facilitators at Robomagic to build on the 1-2-3-4 cult status and create a new, bigger, better festival experience.
The now legendary 1-2-3-4 Festival was one of the most important events of the year for the regular London gig goer, fusing the freshest in upcoming bands with some of the biggest contemporary artists of the time. Promoter Sean McLusky started the festival back in 2007 with one plan, to bring together the true originators with the new breed of emerging bands, new artists playing alongside the musicians that inspired them, finding the international artists that still resonate with today’s scene while laying the foundations of the future with the bands of today.
The festivals new park location of Three Mills Island in Bow is completely surrounded by rivers, the site will boast a festival size main stage, big top stages and just added is a pit style new bands stage, with audience surrounding in 360, there will also be secret sessions and surprise guests across the site.
The festival will take place on Saturday 3rd September at Three Mills Island, in London’s East End
Three Mills Island
Three Mill Lane,
London E3 3DU, 12noon – 11PM
Advance tickets are on sale now.