Battles also announce five more UK dates

Battles, Caribou and Les Savy Fav are to curate this year’s All Tomorrow’s Parties Nightmare Before Christmas weekend at Butlins, Minehead.

The event, which takes place from December 9-11, has been curated in previous years by My Bloody Valentine, Portishead and The Mars Volta.

Les Savy Fav will curate the opening day (December 9), with Battles picking the line-up the following day (10). Caribou will be responsible for the bill on the closing day (11).

Battles have also announced details of some new UK shows. The band will headline London‘s ICA venue on April 20, before returning in June for dates in Brighton, Manchester, Leeds and Glasgow.

Battles will play:

London ICA (April 20)
Brighton Concorde 2 (June 3)
Manchester O2 Apollo (4)
Leeds Cockpit (6)
Glasgow Arches (7)

Tickets for All Tomorrow’s Parties Nightmare Before Christmas go on sale on Thursday (March 3) at 5pm (GMT).

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