The Governor’s Ball Music Festival happens on June 3-5 at Randalls Island Park in New York City, and today it’s announced the 2016 lineup. This year’s headliners include Kanye West, The Strokes and The Killers.
Other bands on the Governor’s Ball 2016 lineup include M83, Robyn, Beck, HAIM, Death Cab for Cutie, Chvrches, Father John Misty, Miguel, Bloc Party, Jamie xx, Big Grams, Action Bronson, Purity Ring, Courtney Barnett, Joey Bada$$, Eagles of Death Metal, De La Soul, Vince Staples, Against Me!, Vic Mensa, Bat For Lashes, FIDLAR, Thundercat, Torres, Public Access TV, Bully and many others. See the full lineup on the flyer above, which was designed by Kanye West creative agency DONDA, or at the festival website.
Kanye West and The Strokes have previously headlined Governor’s Ball in 2013 and 2014, respectively. Three-day tickets start at $275.
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