Field Days intricate programming has finally been completed with all set times across all acts ready to take centre stage. This year awaits highly anticipated sets from the likes of Apex Twin, Bonobo, Arca, Fever Ray, Jayda G, Jon Hopkins, Kelela, Moderat, SBTRKT, Sudan Archives, TSHA (live), Actress, Bibi Beck, LSDXOXO b2b Juliana Huxtable, MAFRO and many more who will be gracing ravers across 5 different stages.
Mighty headliner Aphex Twin will also be making his long awaited return to Victoria Park for a special mind bending set over at the East Stage following his critically acclaimed release after 5 years - BOX LIFE RECORDER 21F / IN A ROOM7 F760' [WAP480]
Field Day’s dedication to embracing the most cutting edge acts that this generation (past and present) has to offer. Its headsy eclectic programming reflects the teams knowledge and appetite to bring electronic/experimental music right to the forefront of culture. Across the day there’ll be plenty more to see and do in its Hackney home. Field Day never disappoints when it comes to pushing the boundaries and this year will be no expection.
Field Day Festival has been an annual highlight in the vibrant music scene of London since its inception in 2007. What started as a one-day event in Victoria Park has now become a monumental celebration of music, culture, and community. Over the years, Field Day has consistently pushed the boundaries of programming, showcasing the finest in electronic and experimental music. It has earned a reputation for championing left-leaning sounds and attracting a diverse crowd of music enthusiasts from all walks of life.
Here we look at some of the key performances that will be making Field day one of the Highlights of 2023:
Aphex Twin: The Return of a Legend
Prepare yourself for an otherworldly experience as the enigmatic and influential producer, Aphex Twin, takes the stage at Field Day Festival 2023. Richard D James, also known as Aphex Twin, is a true pioneer of electronic music, and his presence at the festival is nothing short of a musical revelation. With his progressive and experimental audio-visual exploration, in collaboration with Weirdcore, Aphex Twin will transport you to a mesmerizing realm of sound and visuals. This will be his first performance since 2019, making it an unmissable moment for music lovers and fans of the genre.
Bonobo: A Journey Through Sonic Landscapes
Prepare to be captivated by the masterful creations of Bonobo, the acclaimed artist known for his inventive productions and genre-defying sound. With influences ranging from lo-fi beats to high-energy sonics, Bonobo's live shows are a sonic journey through mesmerizing sonic landscapes. As a long-term affiliate of the esteemed Ninja Tune label, Bonobo's performance at Field Day Festival 2023 promises to be a highlight that will leave you in awe of his musical prowess.
Arca: Pushing the Boundaries of Electronic Music
Get ready to be immersed in the avant-garde and boundary-pushing world of Arca. The Venezuelan creator, known for his fusion of cutting-edge electronic music and artistic live performances, will grace the stage at Field Day Festival 2023. Arca's unique sound defies categorization, blending elements of experimental music, pop, and electronica. His rare UK show at Field Day is a testament to the festival's commitment to showcasing the most innovative and groundbreaking artists in the industry.
Kelela: A Voice That Transcends Boundaries
Prepare to be mesmerized by the soulful and ethereal voice of Kelela. With her distinctive blend of R&B, electronic, and experimental sounds, Kelela has carved a niche for herself in the music industry. Her live performances are a testament to her artistry, as she effortlessly takes her audience on a sonic journey that transcends boundaries. From her captivating stage presence to her powerful vocal range, Kelela's performance at Field Day Festival 2023 is guaranteed to be a transformative experience.
Fever Ray: An Electrifying Performance
Get ready to lose yourself in the electrifying performance of Fever Ray at Field Day Festival 2023. The alter ego of Karin Dreijer, Fever Ray is known for her captivating stage presence and unique blend of electronic and experimental music. With her haunting vocals and mesmerizing visuals, Fever Ray will transport you to a world of dark and atmospheric sounds. Don't miss this opportunity to witness a performance that is as visually stunning as it is musically captivating.
Jayda G: Feel-Good House and Disco Vibes
If you're in the mood for feel-good house, disco, and infectious vibes, then Jayda G is the artist for you. With her eclectic blend of soulful beats, infectious energy, and undeniable talent, Jayda G will have you dancing from start to finish. Her live performances are a testament to her ability to create a joyous and inclusive atmosphere that brings people together. Get ready to groove to the rhythm of Jayda G's beats and experience the magic of her music firsthand at Field Day Festival 2023.
TSHA: A Live Performance Like No Other
Experience the magic of TSHA's live performance at Field Day Festival 2023. TSHA, a rising star in the electronic music scene, has gained recognition for her unique blend of melodic house, techno, and world music influences. With her infectious energy and skillful mixing, TSHA will transport you to a euphoric state on the dancefloor. Don't miss this opportunity to witness a live performance that will leave you craving for more.
Sudan Archives: An Unforgettable Musical Journey
Prepare to be enchanted by the mesmerizing sounds of Sudan Archives at Field Day Festival 2023. With her unique blend of R&B, electronic, and Sudanese folk influences, Sudan Archives has created a sonic landscape that is truly captivating. Her live performances are a testament to her artistry, as she effortlessly weaves together intricate violin melodies, soulful vocals, and electronic beats. Immerse yourself in the musical journey of Sudan Archives and let her transport you to a world of sonic bliss.
Field Day Festival is more than just a music event; it's a celebration of music, culture, and community. With its diverse lineup of artists, vibrant atmosphere, and unique programming, Field Day has solidified its place as one of the most anticipated festivals in the music calendar. From the legendary performances of Aphex Twin and Bonobo to the boundary-pushing sounds of Arca and Kelela, Field Day Festival 2023 promises an unforgettable experience for all music lovers.
So, mark your calendars, gather your friends, and get ready to venture down to gentrified Victoria Park in Hackney where Field Day faithful await you with open arms, ready to immerse you in a world of electrifying beats, infectious energy, and unforgettable memories. Get your tickets now and be a part of the ultimate music extravaganza that is Field Day Festival 2023!