As recently announced the next All Tomorrow’s Parties Concerts will present the return of Neutral Milk Hotel’s Jeff Mangum to headline and curate the first of two festival weekends this December at Butlins Minehead. The second stunning group of artists picked by Jeff has been confirmed and includes two Yep Roc artists. The line-up so far for the event now looks like this…
JEFF MANGUM (from Neutral Milk Hotel)
THE APPLES IN STEREO
THE OLIVIA TREMOR CONTROL
MIKE WATT & GEORGE HURLEY (of the MINUTEMEN)
ROBYN HITCHCOCK performs I Often Dream Of Trains
YOUNG MARBLE GIANTS
THE MAGIC BAND
A HAWK AND A HACKSAW performing a new and original soundtrack to Shadows Of Forgotten Ancestors
ELEPHANT 6 HOLIDAY SURPRISE
After releasing one of the most criticially acclaimed albums of 2009 with their self titled debut (The Guardian called it “a landmark in American music, an instant classic”), Fleet Foxes return this year with a new album Helplessness Blues. This will be their debut performance at All Tomorrow’s Parties.
The Elephant 6 Holiday Surprise is a performance from 11+ musicians connected to the Elephant 6 record label (home to Neutral Milk Hotel) performing in various configurations (sometimes everyone on stage at once), swapping instruments and playing each other’s songs as well as screening short films. For this event the group will be made up of Will Cullen Hart, Bill Doss, Peter Erchick, John Fernandes, Julian Koster, Scott Spillane, Andrew Rieger, Laura Carter, Derek Almstead, Bryan Poole, Robbie Cucchiaro and others, playing the music of Elf Power, Circulatory System, The Gerbils, The Music Tapes, The Sunshine Fix , Major Organ and Adding Machine, Pipes You See, Pipes You Don’t , The Late BP Helium, plus “fun & games & surprise covers.”
Tickets for ATP Curated by Jeff Mangum are available now HERE.