Mumford & Sons announce Olympic Park summer show
Story by Jack Foley
MUMFORD & Sons have announced their biggest headline show to date at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, this Summer.
The band will headline the outdoor event, The Summer Stampede, on July 6, 2013, backed by an outstanding hand-picked line-up featuring Vampire Weekend, Ben Howard, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, HAIM and Bear’s Den.
Tickets for the show go on sale at 9am on Friday, April 19 through the band’s website and Ticketmaster.co.uk. They cost £57.50 (including booking fee).
The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park show will form part of Mumford & Sons’ Summer Stampede series, which already includes shows in Dublin’s Phoenix Park, Kit Carson Park, Taos, New Mexico and Glenn Helen Park, San Bernardino, CA.
This is the final addition to a busy Summer for Mumford & Sons in the UK and Ireland, with headline performances at Glastonbury and T In The Park Festivals, alongside a huge outdoor show at Phoenix Park in Dublin, and their Gentlemen of the Road Stopover Shows in Lewes, East Sussex.