A 10-day summer extravaganza featuring live music, comedy acts and film Cafes, bistros and independent food stalls, themed pubs and cocktail bars will take place this summer at Hyde Park.
Event – The Barclaycard British Summer Time
Venue – Hyde Park
Date – From 4 July – 13 July, Doors open: 13:30
Live Music – On weekends, live music will be performed. McBusted and Neil Young & Crazy Horse will play headline sets.
Sunday 6 July – The performing musicians include McBusted, Backstreet Boys, Scouting for Girls and Diversity.
Saturday 12 July – The performers include Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The National, Tom Odell, Caitlin Rose, Phosphorescent and Flyte.
Midweek Entertainment – Apart from live music on the main stage during the weekends, an entertaining midweek programme will take place from Monday to Thursday when visitors will be able to get involved with intimate events across the entire Barclaycard Presents British Summer Time Hyde Park site, except for the main stage. These activities will bring together the worlds of film, music, literature, and sport.
Other Music Personalities on Stage – Half Moon Run, Lucy Rose, Ethan Johns and a special guest to be announced as second stage headliner soon will join headliner Neil Young, Lucy Rose and Ethan Johns. The line up of artists includes The Webb Sisters, Jack Savoretti, To Kill A King and Hero Fisher.
Neil Young – Considered one of the greatest songwriters ever, Neil Young – who will headline the event on Saturday 12th July – has been one of the most influential artists of the rock age, both as a solo artist and part of the legendary Buffalo Springfield and not to mention Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young.