This Florence + The Machine article was written by GIGsoup contributor Adam Skirving
As part of the Barclaycard presents British Summer Time series, Florence + The Machine and Kendrick Lamar have been announced as headliners for the all-day affair in Hyde Park on 2nd July 2016. Support comes in the form of Jamie XX and Blood Orange.
Florence + The Machine takes the main headline slot at the London festival, with more acts yet to be announced.
The Barclaycard presents British Summer Time series will also see Mumford & Sons and Take That headline separate shows in Hyde Park on the 8th and 9th of July 2016 respectively. Mumford and Sons are due to feature support from London’s Wolf Alice, while Take That receive support from Alabama Shakes.
Previous performers at Hyde Park’s British Summer Time Festival include pop starlets Taylor Swift and Kylie Minogue, rock heavyweights The Who, Black Sabbath, Neil Young and long-established modern guitar bands Blur, The Strokes, The Libertines and Arcade Fire, amongst others.