The Cure announced as latest headliner for BST 2018 Posted on Tue 12th December 2017
Others joining them include Interpol, Goldfrapp, and Editors
The Cure are the latest headliner for British Summer Time 2018. 2018 will see the band celebrate the 40th anniversary of their first single 'Killing an Arab'. The appearance at London's Hyde Park on Saturday 7th July will be The Cure's only European appearance of 2018.
Formed in 1976 at school by a teenage Robert Smith in Crawley, Sussex, The Cure is one of Britain’s most influential and distinctive bands. They have helped shape the post punk musical landscape in the UK, bringing alternative rock to charts around the world.
Joining The Cure will be Interpol, Goldfrapp, Editors, Ride, Slowdive, and The Twilight Sad
James King, Senior Vice President, AEG Presents comments:
“The Cure playing at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park will be an incredible day where The Cure join the list of other global legends who have played the Great Oak Stage. On July 7th we celebrate the 40th anniversary of a truly iconic British band and it’s an honour that they have chosen to share this magical experience with us in Hyde Park.”
Barclaycard British Summer Time, is a unique festival offering, each live music-packed weekend will be linked by a midweek programme of diverse entertainment, accessible for all to enjoy.
Each weekend will see live music over four stages in ticketed events.
From Monday to Thursday, the entire site, saved for the main stage, will give visitors the chance to get involved with smaller, more intimate events offering film, music, literature, sport and a specific family day that will expand the experience to genuinely appeal to the whole family.
BST 2018 Line Up
Friday 6th July - Roger Waters.
Saturday 7th July - The Cure, Interpol, Goldfrapp, Editors, Ride, Slowdive, and The Twilight Sad.
Sunday 8th July - Eric Clapton, Santana, Steve Winwood and Gary Clark Junior.
Friday 13th July - Michael Bublé.
Saturday 14th July - Bruno Mars, Kahlid.
General Admission - £62.95 + BF
Primary Entry – General Admission £72.95 +BF
Premium View - £99.95
Barclaycard VIP Summer Garden - £149.95
The Terrace - £199.95
Ultimate Bar Experience VIP Summer Garden - £299.00
Great Oak Premium VIP Hospitality – Terrace - £525.00
Tickets on general sale from from Friday 1st December