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Organisers have confirmed the first names for the third outing of Stone Free Festival, coming to London’s O2 in June 2018. Scorpions will headline the arena on Saturday 16 June, taking to the huge stage with over 100 million worldwide record sales to their name, and having not performed in the capital since 2007. They’ll be joined by thrash metal titans Megadeth, making their only UK live performance of 2018.
YES will take on headline duties on Sunday 17 June 2018, featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin and Rick Wakeman. The line-up first reunited for a live tour in 2016, having sold out shows across North America, the UK and Europe, Japan and Israel. It will also be their only UK show of 2018.
They’ll be joined by Supertramp frontman Roger Hodgson, composer and singer of their biggest hits Dreamer, It’s Raining Again, Breakfast In America, The Logical Song and more.
YES and Roger Hodgson will be joined by blues superstar Joanne Shaw Taylor.
As well as live performances, the festival will host the Speak Easy Lounge, Vinyl Fair and Beer Garden, with multiple stages taking over The O2. More greats from the world of music are also set to be announced in the near future.
Both weekend and day tickets for Stone Free Festival will be available from 10:00 on Friday 1 December 2017 through Ticketmaster.co.uk.