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Festival line-up update – 27 Jul 2011

By | Published on Wednesday 27 July 2011


ATP CURATED BY JEFF MAGNUM, Butlins Holiday Centre, Minehead, 2-4 Dec: Harp-strumming folk waif Joanna Newsom joins the Jeff Magnum-curated ATP bill, closely followed by Thurston Moore, Sebadoh, The Mountain Goats, US electro folk outfit Tall Firs and jazz collective Sun Ra Arkestra. They join overall host Jeff on a line-up that also boasts Fleet Foxes, Yann Tiersen, Low, The Fall and Boredoms.

ATP NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS, Butlin’s Resort, Minehead, Somerset, 9-11 Dec: Co-curated by Les Savy Fav, Battles and Caribou, this festival is set to host fresh bookings including Cults, jazz legend Pharoah Sanders, Matias Aguayo, Violent Soho and that familiar-sounding Sun Ra Arkestra. A DJ set from Simian Mobile Disco is also newly on the cards. Already on the bill are Holy Fuck, Gary Numan, Washed Out, No Age, Archers Of Loaf, Hot Snakes, Marnie Stern, Wild Flag, Surfer Blood, and lots more very good types.