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Festival line-up update – 15 Jun 2012

By | Published on Friday 15 June 2012


ATP NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS, Pontins, Camber Sands, 30 Nov: ATP’s season finale will this year be hosted by Steve Albini-led minimalist set up Shellac, who’ll not only play live but also curate the festival’s complete line-up. Stay posted as the band’s initial chosen artists should be announced very soon.

BELLADRUM TARTAN HEART, Belladrum Estate, Inverness-shire, Scotland, 3-4 Aug: Brand new bookings Bobok, Federation Of The Disco Pimp and Roddy Frame of Scottish 80s pop-band Aztec Camera are now sharing space on the Belladrum roster. The festival’s overall artist cache also includes Travis, The Wombats, Beverley Knight, Frightened Rabbit, The South, Foy Vance, Man Like Me, The Magnetic North, Buzzcocks, Vintage Trouble and Willy Mason.

LATITUDE, Henham Park Estate, Suffolk, 12-15 Jul: Chilly Gonzalez, Demdike Stare, Twin Shadow, Wanda Jackson, Gross Magic and Van Dyke Parks feat the Britten Sinfonia are notable names amid Latitude’s latest line-up conscription, and thus align with the previously announced Bon Iver, Elbow, Paul Weller, Rufus Wainwright, Wild Beasts, The Horrors, White Lies, Bat For Lashes, Buena Vista Social Club and Janelle Monae.