British Summer Time 2022: Johnny Marr and Temples Announced Amid Others in Full Pearl Jam Lineup

The full lineup for Pearl Jam’s biggest London shows in July – during British Summer Time 2022 – has been announced.

The Smith’s Johnny Marr, Pixies, Temples and October Drift are just some of the acts performing at the band’s headline shows on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th July.

In addition to Imelda May, The Last Internationale and La Luz, the previously announced Stereophonics will also take the stage.

Revealed: The full lineup for Pearl Jam’s biggest London shows in July – during British Summer Time 2022 – has been announced

Johnny – who was a guitarist with The Smiths – has since had a successful solo career, completing a UK arena tour last month supporting rock icons Blondie.

In 2021, he also worked on last year’s James Bond film with legendary composer Hans Zimmer.

Headlining alternative rockers is the psych-rock trio Temples, returning to BST Hyde Park for the first time in seven years.

Popular: Pearl Jam's BST Hyde Park shows are UK exclusive on two consecutive nights - a sign of their immense popularity after their original 2020 show sold out in record time

Popular: Pearl Jam’s BST Hyde Park shows are UK exclusive on two consecutive nights – a sign of their immense popularity after their original 2020 show sold out in record time

Founded a decade ago, the natives of Northamptonshire entered the music scene with debut album Sun Structures, which quickly reached the UK Top 10.

The Brighton band Tigercub – who achieved success with songs Stop Beating on My Heart, IWGFU and Beauty – will perform on Saturday.

Meanwhile, pop rockers October Drift will take the stage on Friday, July 8, the musicians’ debut in Hyde Park.

Solo: Johnny - who was a guitarist with The Smiths - has since had a successful solo career, completing a UK arena tour last month, supporting rock icons Blondie

Solo: Johnny – who was a guitarist with The Smiths – has since had a successful solo career, completing a UK arena tour last month, supporting rock icons Blondie

Comeback: Headlining alternative rockers is psych-rock trio Temples, returning to BST Hyde Park for the first time in seven years

Comeback: Headlining alternative rockers is psych-rock trio Temples, returning to BST Hyde Park for the first time in seven years

Stereophonics’ place in the lineup was announced in February of this year.

An unstoppable force in the UK alternative rock scene, Stereophonics has stood the test of time, releasing 11 albums in 3 decades, including 7 number 1s.

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the band’s formation and this legendary show will be packed with hits Dakota, Maybe Tomorrow, Have a Nice Day, new single Do Ya Feel My Love and many more.

Legacy: Led by frontman Eddie Vedder, their groundbreaking debut album Ten, released in 1991, had a lasting impact on the scene and became mainstream success

Legacy: Led by frontman Eddie Vedder, their groundbreaking debut album Ten, released in 1991, had a lasting impact on the scene and became mainstream success

This will be Stereophonics’ first major performance at the iconic Royal Park in ten years, following their landmark show in Hyde Park for the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics.

Pearl Jam’s BST Hyde Park shows are UK exclusive on two consecutive nights – a sign of their immense popularity after their original 2020 show sold out in record time.

Founded in Seattle in 1990, Pearl Jam was one of the pioneers of the alternative rock movement that changed music forever.

Unveiled: Welsh rock band Stereophonics' place in the lineup was announced in February this year

Revealed: Welsh rock band Stereophonics’ place in the lineup was announced in February this year

Led by frontman Eddie Vedder, their breakthrough debut album Ten, released in 1991, had a lasting impact on the scene and became mainstream success.

They have inspired countless bands with their hits, including ‘Black’, ‘Jeremy’, ‘Alive’ and ‘Rearviewmirror’.

They have also been hugely commercially successful with over 85 million albums sold worldwide and were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2017, their first year of eligibility.

Icons: Founded in Seattle in 1990, Pearl Jam was one of the pioneers of the alternative rock movement that changed music forever (pictured in 1992)

Icons: Founded in Seattle in 1990, Pearl Jam was one of the pioneers of the alternative rock movement that changed music forever (pictured in 1992)

Since 1990, they have built a reputation as one of the most incredible live acts of all time.

In 2018, the band performed two nights at London’s O2 Arena to critical acclaim, with Classic Rock calling their latest show in London an “amazing end-of-tour blowout.”

In 2020 they released the critically acclaimed album Gigaton.

Performance: The Smith's Johnny Marr, Pixies, Temples and October Drift are just some of the acts performing at the band's headline shows on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th July

Performance: The Smith’s Johnny Marr, Pixies, Temples and October Drift are just some of the acts performing at the band’s headline shows on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th July

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