Ready for its annual takeover of New York City, The Governors Ball 2016 arrives this weekend for another year of live music and delicious food. Festival heavy-hitters such as Kanye West, Beck, The Strokes and The Killers will perform for the lucky throng from 3-6 June.
Two of music's outspoken figures – West and Jesse Hughes, from Eagles of Death Metal, play on Sunday. IBTimes UK runs through the important info so, whether you're attending the site or tuning in from home, you won't miss the 'winner' of the most #Nofilter hashtags.
Governors Ball 2016 kicks off on Friday 3 June and carries on until Sunday 5 June 2016.
New York's Randall's Island Park play's host to the Governors Ball 2016. Situated just off Manhattan island, the park is slap bang between the Bronx, Manhattan and Queens.
Randall's Island Park is accessible via the subway, bus, Brooklyn Shuttle and Manhattan Ferry. There is no parking onsite but guests can be dropped off by others. More information on how to get to the festival can be found in the 'getting there' section of the festival website (below).
Key performances you will not want to miss:
THE STROKES – GovBallNYC Stage
ROBYN – Honda stage
JAMIE XX – Bacardi House stage
BECK – GovBallNYC Stage
YEARS & YEARS – Honda stage
ACTION BRONSON – Big Apple stage
THE KILLERS – GovBallNYC Stage
HAIM – GovBallNYC Stage
DE LA SOUL – Big Apple Stage
M83 - Honda Stage
CATFISH AND THE BOTTLEMEN – GovBallNYC Stage
MIGUEL – Honda Stage
KANYE WEST – GovBallNYC Stage
COURTNEY BARNETT – Big Apple Stage
EAGLES OF DEATH METAL – Big Apple Stage
VIC MENSA – Bacardi House Stage
JOEY BADA$$ - Honda Stage
BAT FOR LASHES – Bacardi House Stage
Where to watch
For those unable to physically attend the Governors Ball 2016 (governorsballmusicfestival.com), all the fun and live performances can be viewed via Live Nation TV