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The seventh edition of Field Day will take place this year on Saturday 25th May. Based in the middle of the Hackney borough in east London’s Victoria Park, this time around they’ve invited a total of 83 acts to perform across eight stages, promising the appearance of a slew of thrilling talents both well-respected and up-and-coming. Dummy are media-partnering with Field Day once again this year, and since we can’t sit still as we wait for the weekend we’ve taken it upon ourselves to compile a celebratory mix. Stream some of our favourite tracks from some of our picks of the artists on the bill below, from the raw emotional material of How To Dress Well to the techno churnings of Karenn. It’s going to be a good one; see you down the front.
Micachu And The Shapes – Forever Dolphin Love (Connan Mockasin Cover)
Connan Mockasin will perform on the Shacklewell Arms stage at 18.20.
Vondelpark – Always Forever
Catch the R&S trio at 17.30 on the Shacklewell Arms stage.
Animal Collective – Water Curses
Animal Collective close the festival at 21.50 on the Eat Your Own Ears stage.
Fucked Up – Ship Of Fools
Fucked Up play the Shacklewell Arms stage at 20.50.
How To Dress Well – I Wish (R. Kelly Cover)
Experimental R&B man HTDW will play at 15.15 on the BleeD/Lanzarote stage.
Lil Silva – Seasons
Lil Silva plays B2B with Melé at 16.15 on the Desperados Factory stage.
West Norwood Cassette Library – Get Lifted (Karenn Remix)
Karenn will close the BleeD/Lanzarote stage with their set at 20.00.
Lee Gamble – Nowhen Hooks
Lee Gamble will also take the BleeD/Lanzarote stage earlier in the day at 14.00.
Head High – Rave (Dirt Mix)
Head High alias Shed will play at 17.30 for BleeD/Lanzarote.
Objekt – CLK Recovery
Objekt plays at 18.30 for BleeD/Lanzarote.
Charanjit Singh – Raga Megh Malhar
Catch Charanjit Singh on the BleeD/Lanzarote stage at 12.45.
Veda Simpson – Oohhh Baby (Todd Edwards Dub)
Todd Edwards will play the Desperados Factory stage at 18.00.
Disclosure – You & Me
Disclosure will play live in the Bugged Out tent at 19.25.