She & Him and Liars confirmed for Matt Groening ATP!

Wednesday 10th February, 2010

We are very pleased to present new line-up additions chosen by Matt Groening, genius behind the Simpsons and Futurama, for his ATP festival weekend at Butlins, Minehead on May 7th – 9th 2010. One of the new additions is:

SHE & HIM

An American indie folk duo made up of Zooey Deschanel, star of the recent Oscar nominated film (500) Days Of Summer, and singer/songwriter M. Ward, a veteran of past ATP events. Their first album was voted the #1 Album of 2008 by Paste Magazine, and this performance is part of their first ever live tour outside of the U.S./Canada.

Also confirmed today for this event:

LIARS
TRASH KIT


The new LIARS album Sisterworld is out on the 8th March 2010 and the 2CD version of the release sees each track reinterpreted by a host of artists including Thom Yorke, Devendra Banhart and Alan Vega. The line-up so far looks like this with more to be confirmed:

 

IGGY & THE STOOGES / SPIRITUALIZED performing Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space / SHE & HIM / THE XX / COCO ROSIE / BUILT TO SPILL / HOPE SANDOVAL & THE WARM INVENTIONS / JAMES CHANCE AND LES CONTORTIONS / PANDA BEAR / DEERHUNTER / DANIEL JOHNSTON / LIARS / THE RESIDENTS / BOREDOMS performing Boadrum / THE RAINCOATS / BROADCAST / THEE OH SEES / JUANA MOLINA / LIGHTNING DUST / KONONO N°1 / TOUMANI DIABATE / DANIELSON / JAMES BLACKSHAW / AMADOU AND MARIAM / PONYTAIL / SHONEN KNIFE / RUINS (SOLO) / VIV ALBERTINE'S LIMERENCE / ANNI ROSSI / COLD CAVE / THE TIGER LILLIES / THE FRESH AND ONLYS / HELLO SAFERIDE / TRASH KIT

 

Tickets for this event are on sale now - click to buy

 

They are priced at £163.50 per person for room only accommodation or £173.75 per person for self catered accommodation. Some chalet options have now sold out.

ATP May 2010 Weekend 2, curated by Pavement, is now completely SOLD OUT.