7 New Bands For Ten Years Of ATP!

Tuesday 11th August, 2009

We have some great new additions today to the Ten Years Of ATP Festival which we are very excited to tell you about. First up are legendary ATP Recordings artists The Magic Band. As if that wasn't enough, also added to the bill are more ATP Favourites: Lightning Bolt, múm, OM, Edan, Porn and Tall Firs!

We can also confirm that Sunn O))) will be performing twice - one show of the GrimmRobe Demos - and another performing new work from the acclaimed Monoliths & Dimensions LP.

We hope to announce more bands this Friday including some past curators.

All 2 and 3 berth chalets are now sold out for this event - with 7 berths close to selling out and all other options going pretty fast too.

The line-up so far looks like this:

Yeah Yeah Yeahs / Modest Mouse / The Breeders / Explosions in the Sky / Battles / Stephen Malkmus and The Jicks / Dirty Three / Tortoise / Shellac / Melvins / Mudhoney / J Mascis and the Fog / The Magic Band / The For Carnation / Papa M / Sunn O))) performing The GrimmRobe Demos / Sunn O))) performing from Monoliths & Dimensions / múm / OM / Lightning Bolt / Edan / Tall Firs / Deerhoof / The Drones / Sleepy Sun / Bardo Pond / F*ck Buttons / APSE / Alexander Tucker and Decomposed Orchestra / Porn

…with more curators, recording artists and ATP favourites to be announced! Tickets for this special event are priced at £160 per person for room only accommodation and £170 per person for self-catering.

Tickets On Sale Now from www.seetickets.com

About The Venue


Butlins, Minehead looks out across a superb sandy beach. The site is equipped with a supermarket, newsagent, cash points and restaurants. Onsite facilities include a cinema, Splash Water World - a sub-tropical environment that has a huge wave pool, a swimming pool, 3 flumes and also a flume based raft ride - Ten-pin bowling and amusement arcade. Sports include Archery, Football, Basketball, Darts, Petanque, Fencing, Kwik Cricket, Netball, Rounders, Table Tennis, Outdoor Bowls and Crazy Golf.

Room Only accommodation is available in 4, 5 and 6 berths and offers either double, single or bunk beds with private bathroom and TV, but no kitchen facilities or lounge, more like a hotel room. (£160 + booking fee per ticket)

Self Catering accommodation is available in 4, 6 and 7 berths and offers private bathroom, full kitchen facilities and separate lounge area with TV. (£170 + booking fee per ticket)

IN BETWEEN DAYS

For people wishing to come early to weekend 2, or stay on after weekend 1, we have limited availability for people to stay on site during the week in between. We only have 4 berth s/c available for this period so please be aware you may have to relocate to a new chalet for these days. During the week one of the venues will be open and we’ll be putting on light entertainment including bands and djs. For more information and to book, attendees should contact feedback@atpfestival.com with IN BETWEEN DAYS in the subject line and include their festival booking references and the type of accommodation they have booked.