Camden Rocks Jan 18Following a sold out sixth year in 2017, Camden Rocks Festival has today announced the first acts for the 2018 line-up at the annual North London event that will take place on June 2nd. Set to host over 200 bands and artists in more than 20 venues, the festival will be headlined by Maxïmo Park, who will close the event at the prestigious Koko venue. Also confirmed to perform are fabled post-punk originators Public Image Limited, who will bring their boundary smashing sounds for the first time, other acts confirmed include Beatsteaks, Pop Will Eat Itself, The Professionals, Raging Speedhorn, Urban Voodoo Machine and Sonic Boom Six.

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From buzzing new bands starting out, rubbing shoulders with established rock giants, the Camden Rocks Festival has always prided itself on providing a platform for new talent. These join an ever-growing rank of bands being added to a line-up that covers every style across the many indie, rock, metal and punk genres. Other acts confirmed to play include:

Brigade, Ryan Hamilton & The Traitors, The Red paintings, Towers Of London, The Main Grains, Shvpes, Massive Wagons, Freeze The Atlantic, Asylums, Ducking Punches, Riskee and the Ridicule, Carcer City, Hands Off Gretal, Duke Of Wolves, Moses, Press To Meco, Childcare, JB Conspiracy, Gold Key, Canvas, Screech Bats, Nightlord, Koyo, Black Orchid Empire, Skarlett Riot, Ramonas, False Heads, Los Pepes, Tequlia Mockingbyrd, Lots Holloway, The Bongo Club, Hvmm, Ryuketsu Blizzard, Death Remains, Better Than Ever, Healthy Junkies, The Kut, Rival Karma, The Muffin Heads, At The Sun, Toffees, Single By Sunday, Tarantula, Lupus Dei, Sisteray, Witchingseason, Charlie Manning, Black Sixteen and Dame Jean.

And this is just the start. Stay tuned for more announcements and information. The Camden Rocks Festival 2018 already looks set to be another explosive event across the hallowed rock ‘n roll streets of Camden. The Camden Rocks Festival 2018 venues include: Koko, Electric Ballroom, The Underworld, Dingwalls, Proud, The Cuban, Monarch, The, Lyttelton Arms, Camden Assembly, Devonshire Arms, Roundhouse Studio, Dublin Castle, Blackheart, Fiddlers Elbow, Dingwalls Canalside, Camden Cavern @ Belushis, The Hawley Arms, Brewdog, Camden Market and The Crescent