As Kelela appears out of the West Arena's shadowy backstage, sporting a white robe that wouldn't look out of place on a priestess, the crowd's rapturous reaction suggests it knows what to expect.
What's the difference between a headline festival set and an intimate gig for diehard fans? Not, apparently, a question that concerned Bjork in preparation for her first UK show promoting the Utopia LP.
Curated by AEG Presents, All Points East is bringing an impressive line-up of multi-flavoured music to Victoria Park from May 24-26 and May 31-June 2.
Saba from Hackney shares her experiences of being a foster carer, from the challenges to the rewards of seeing a child flourish.