Rock en Seine Competition has introduced the line-up for its large Twentieth-anniversary version. The incendiary 2023 line-up sees the likes of Billie Eilish, Placebo, The Chemical Brothers, Florence and The Machine, and The Strokes all paved the way on the invoice.
The Paris pageant will happen between start on August twenty fourth, 2023, earlier than concluding on the twenty seventh. The primary evening will see Billie Eilish with particular company Lady in Pink, Tove Lo, and Hannah Grae. Friday, the twenty fifth, sees Placebo with particular company Fever Ray, Turnstile and Bertrand Belin. Saturday, the twenty sixth, will welcome The Chemical Brothers and Florence and The Machine with particular company Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Tamino, Charlotte De Witte, and Dry Cleansing. And eventually, The Strokes, with particular company Foals, Angel Olsen, Moist Leg, The Homicide Capital, and Flavien Berger, will shut the pageant, with extra to be introduced quickly.
For nearly 20 years, Rock en Seine has been a serious occasion on the French music summer time calendar and one of many must-attend festivals in Europe. Rock en Seine takes place on the centre of Paris, and the occasion is trying to construct on the success of final yr, with the 2022 version drawing 150,000 attendees and that includes legendary headliners like Arctic Monkeys, Tame Impala, Nick Cave & The Unhealthy Seeds, Kraftwerk, and Jamie xx, amongst many others. The pageant welcomes as much as 40,000 festivalgoers day by day, bringing collectively a number of the prime worldwide bands and performers, together with iconic headliners and one of the best up-and-comers within the stunning Domaine de Saint-Cloud.
Competition Director, Matthieu Ducos, says of his inspiration for the pageant’s line-ups: “Firstly, it’s in regards to the line-up, which must be concurrently eclectic but coherent, with a big number of musical types. Rock en Seine is a pageant that’s in tune with the instances, because it has amply demonstrated many instances up to now. However Rock en Seine can be a unifying pageant. It might sound apparent, however with such a wealthy but diversified line-up, with artists like Aphex Twin rubbing shoulders with The Remedy or Polo & Pan, it’s actually vital to us that the spectators really feel unified. It’s been this fashion for practically twenty years now”.
In different festival-related information, The Strokes can even be returning to London’s Victoria Park to headline All Factors East in August 2023, 4 years after their earlier look on the pageant. Becoming a member of them on the occasion can be fellow New York icons Yeah Yeah Yeahs plus Lady in Pink, Amyl and the Sniffers, Angel Olsen, Black Midi, Julie, Hotwax and Nieve Ella.
With the introduced stay reveals, the indie rockers have additionally shared an early model of ‘The Fashionable Age’ from their forthcoming field set The Singles – Quantity 01. The early Strokes track is titled ‘The Fashionable Age (Tough Commerce Model)’ and was first made launched by way of Tough Commerce in January 2001 as a part of an EP of the identical title, six months earlier than their debut album, Is This It.