But it's not all 70s rock, honest...

SHELLAC have confirmed more bands who will appear at ALL TOMORROW’S PARTIES 2002.

As previously reported, next year’s event takes place at Camber Sands Holiday Park over two weekends (April 19-21 and 26-28) and includes a rare UK appearance from The Breeders.

The festival is curated by Steve Albini’s Shellac, who will perform live three times each weekend.

The group have now announced that Tom Verlaine of last year’s headlining act Television will appear, as will veteran rockers Cheap Trick, alongside Blonde Redhead and the Japanese group Melt Banana.

The confirmed bands so far are:: Tom Verlaine

The Breeders

Cheap Trick







Robbie Fulks


The Upper Crust

Shannon Wright

Bonnie Prince Billy

Nina Nastasia

Danielson Famile

Threnody Ensemble


Shipping News

P.W. Long

Brick Layer Cake

The Lonesome Organist

The New Year


The Ex Orkest

Shellac of North America

Mark Robinson

Blonde Redhead

The Fall

Melt Banana

The first US leg of All Tomorrow’s Parties takes place over the weekend of March 15-17, and is curated by Sonic Youth. Acts confirmed to appear include Aphex Twin, Eddie Vedder and Television.