Governors Ball 2019: The Strokes, Florence + The Machine, Tyler, the Creator to Headline
The NYC fest's lineup also features Lil Wayne, SZA, The 1975, Kacey Musgraves and morePhoto by ALIVE COVERAGE Music News Governors Ball
The lead-up to 2019 festival season continues today (Jan. 7) with the announcement of another heavy-hitting event’s lineup: Governors Ball Music Festival, coming to New York City’s Randall’s Island Park for the ninth year running Friday, May 31, through Sunday, June 2.
This year’s headliners include The Strokes, Florence + The Machine, and Tyler, the Creator, with Lil Wayne, SZA, Nas, The 1975, Kacey Musgraves, Brockhampton, Blood Orange, Lord Huron, Beast Coast (aka Joey Bada$$ x Flatbush Zombies), The Internet, Mitski, Noname, Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, Cautious Clay, Parcels, SOB x RBE, Sunflower Bean, Kaytranada, U.S. Girls, Calpurnia, Soccer Mommy and Ric Wilson also numbering among the fest’s 70 scheduled acts.
Their Gov Ball set will constitute The Strokes’ first confirmed U.S. performance in three years, per Consequence. The news comes soon after the announcement of the band’s impending “global comeback,” revealed alongside confirmation that the band will play Spain’s Bilbao BBK Live festival in July. Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas will also perform with his side band The Voidz at both fests.
Three-day GA and VIP tickets are available via GovBall.com as of this writing, with special “Announce Day” pricing running until 11:59 p.m. ET this evening—regular pricing kicks in tomorrow, Jan. 8, at 12 a.m. ET.
Find the complete Gov Ball 2019 lineup below.
FLORENCE + THE MACHINE
TYLER, THE CREATOR
BEAST COAST (JOEY BADA$$ + FLATBUSH ZOMBIES)
LOUIS THE CHILD
TY DOLLA $IGN
ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER
SOB X RBE