It’s Parklife coming up this June, and music lovers heading to Heaton Park are certainly in for a treat…
This year’s event is taking place this Saturday and Sunday (June 8 and 9), finishing at 11pm each day with an incredible 75,000 people expected each night.
What’s more, over 120 famous names have been revealed today for the line-up, including mega stars George Ezra, Cardi B, Mark Ronson, Solange, The Streets, Migos, Khalid, Disclosure, Major Lazer, Christine & The Queens, Eric Prydz, Nas, Chase & Status, Blossoms, Mura Masa and Kaytranada.
2019 will mark the tenth edition of Manchester’s Parklife including the first festival performance from The Streets in over 8 years, with acts set to perform across hip-hop, rap, r&b, pop, indie and electronic music.
The 2019 bill also features Major Lazer Soundsystem, Stefflon Don, Disclosure and Mark Ronson, plus chart topper George Ezra and Stockport five-piece Blossoms. Loyle Carner joins an array of breakthrough artists such as Octavian, Slowthai, Yxng Bane and AJ Tracey, as well as eclectic producer Mura Masa.
The festival’s comprehensive collection of DJ’s will include Annie Mac and Eric Prydz, together with tastemakers Gilles Peterson and Kaytranada, while party starter Jamie Jonesplays b2b with Marco Carola and The Martinez Brothers play All Day Long amongst many, many more round off proceedings.
For the launch, Parklife have once again teamed up with the award winning Studio Moross to create a bespoke line up video based around this year’s ‘House Party’ theme which can be viewed on Parklife’s Facebook. Boasting 16 stages of music across the two days, Parklife has built a solid reputation for its cutting-edge line-ups and has deservedly earned a jewel in Manchester’s musical crown. General tickets (on sale Friday 1st February at 9am) are priced at just £125 for a weekend pass, and £69.50 each day. This year, Parklife are rewarding fans with a variety of benefits which are included in all ticket options, with perks including access to a range of Parklife club series events featuring special guest appearances from acts on the festival bill plus a 20% discount at ASOS.