Latitude Festival 2013 Announces Headliners Bloc Party, Kraftwerk + Foals
England’s Latitude Festival is back for its eighth go-round and will be held at Henham Park in Southwold, Suffolk, from July 19-21. The three-day affair boasts a wide range of artists, with Bloc Party, Kraftwerk and Foals set to headline.
Bloc Party are scheduled to cap Friday’s bill, Kraftwerk will headline on Saturday night and Foals serve as Sunday’s featured act. In addition to a wealth of live music, the fest offers comedy, dance and theater, along with film, literature, cabaret and even some kid-friendly activities.
Other bands on the lineup include the Maccabees, Cat Power, Yo La Tengo, Hot Chip, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Steve Mason, Local Natives, Alt-J, Beach House, Daughter, Modest Mouse, Calexico, Beth Orton, Willy Mason, Villagers, Japandroids, the Tallest Man on Earth, Jessie Ware, I Am Kloot, Mark Lanegan Band and Disclosure, plus dozens more.
Past editions of Latitude Festival have seen the likes of Damien Rice, Sigur Ros, Death Cab for Cutie, the Joy Formidable, the Mars Volta, Interpol, Okkervil River, the Breeders, Nada Surf, Regina Spektor, Of Montreal, the xx, Django Django, St. Vincent, Florence + the Machine, the National, Vampire Weekend, Dirty Projectors, Mumford and Sons, Here We Go Magic, the Antlers and Tokyo Police Club.
Tickets are on sale now, and you can visit the event’s official website for more info on passes, travel, lodging and participating vendors.