Deerhunter's tremendous new album Monomania is out now - and they'll be curating ATP's seaside festival event this June, where they will play multiple sets including full performances of their albums Cryptograms, Microcastle and Halcyon Digest. This will be ATP's final summer holiday camp festival.
Their event takes place at Pontins, Camber Sands from Friday 21st - Sunday 23rd June 2013 and we are very excited to have them headline and curate an amazing line-up of artists.
We can now confirm three more additions to the line-up picked by Deerhunter: a cult U.S. singer songwriter, an artist breaking out into a solo career after fronting a much loved British group, and an inspired and faithful tribute to one of the most fun groups in rock...
So here is how the line-up now looks...
DEERHUNTER performing Cryptograms, Microcastle & Halcyon Digest / THE BREEDERS performing Last Splash / STEVE REICH & LONDON SINFONIETTA / TOM TOM CLUB / ATLAS SOUND / RHYS CHATHAM with ONEIDA / PANDA BEAR / ROBYN HITCHCOCK / KIM GORDON, IKUE MORI & BILL NACE / JAMES, ROJ & JULIAN [BROADCAST and GHOST BOX] / WILLIAM BASINSKI / AVEY TARE / PERE UBU / DAN DEACON / MICHAEL HURLEY / NO AGE / VERITY SUSMAN / BLACK DICE / TIM GANE / LAETITIA SADIER / BLACK LIPS / EX MODELS w. KID MILLIONS / SAMARA LUBELSKI / BLUES CONTROL w. LARAAJI / THE B-53's / DJ & SPOKEN WORD from ERIC ISAACSON (Mississippi Records)
+ more tbc & DJs & Films
Tickets Are On Sale Now - Further Info Below...
Deerhunter headline and choose the rest of the festival line-up playing on the venue's excellent indoor stages featuring award winning sound, also featuring DJs until late, Cinema and much more! Tickets include accommodation in private apartments for you and your friends - tickets must be booked in groups. If you do not have enough people to fill a chalet, see below for chalet share details.
Tickets for this event are priced at £180 per person including festival entry + accommodation are on sale now via www.atpfestival.com
CHALET SHARING FOR PAIRS
If you wish to attend but can't find four people to fill a chalet, you can now buy a pair of tickets and we can match you up with another pair to share a chalet. Some testimony from a previous chalet sharer:
"I hardly knew any of the guys I shared with at Shellac ATP, but loved the atmosphere. It actually turned out to be better than sharing with friends, and I'll surely be in touch with them for future gigs and festivals." - Grazia
"I met my friend Jeffrey through chalet-sharing at ATP. We had a great time, now deliberately share, and are basically related as a result. I've since introduced Jeffrey to another friend of mine; and now they're married. So it could be argued that chalet-sharing is responsible for two new families." - Derrick
For full details see this link...
ABOUT THE VENUE / MORE INFO:
The event takes place at Pontins Holiday Camp, East Sussex over three days from Friday - Sunday. Check in begins on Friday at midday/noon and Check out occurs on Monday morning at 10am sharp. The event is held in a holiday resort so all tickets include a pass to the festival + 3 nights accommodation in private apartments. Each chalet is self-catering and has a small kitchen with cooking/dining utensils included, bathroom with either a shower or bath and of course a sink & toilet. The TV area doubles as a bedroom with a roll out sofa bed, and then there will either be one or two bedrooms with the relevant numbers of beds. Bedding is included in the chalets.
So you stay on site in your own private accommodation with your friends for 3 nights and you ALSO get a pass to see all of the bands perform over 3 days, plus bar with DJs until early in the morning, free cinema programme, use of site facilities and much more! Apart from nursing a huge hangover, there is a swimming pool, go-karts which are both free of charge, arcades, a beautiful beach across the road, the local pubs and of course Rye Village where there are some very nice places to eat.
Camber Sands is easily accessible via train to Rye (followed by a short bus/taxi ride). High speed trains now run from London St Pancras to Ashford International and take just 37 minutes, then change at Ashford International for a train to Rye (18 minutes).
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