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The Cure to mark 40 years with London show
The Cure will celebrate their 40th anniversary with a headline performance in London's Hyde Park next July.
The English gothic rockers are the latest act to be announced for the British Summer Time festival, in what will be their only European concert of 2018.
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Four decades on, they will celebrate their impressive back catalogue on July 7 when they will be joined by special guests Interpol, Goldfrapp and indie rockers Editors.
BST has previously hosted performances from The Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, Michael Buble and Bruno Mars.