Brighton’s Drill Festival adds British Sea Power, These New Puritans and more

December event is curated by Wire and will also see Swans and Savages perform live

Drill, the Brighton festival curated by the band Wire, has added British Sea Power, These New Puritans and Mercury Prize nominees Young Fathers to its line-up.

The festival takes place between December 4 and 7 at multiple Brighton venues. British Sea Power will perform with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet at All Saints Church while fellow new additions announced today include Cassetteboy Vs DJ Rubbish, Three Trapped Tigers, Esben & The Witch, Zu, Bad Breeding, Younghusband and Lonelady.

They join Wire, Swans, Savages, Toy, Courtney Barnett (pictured), Gold Panda, The Wytches, Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin performing Suspiria, Mono, East India Youth and Telegram plus a one-off world exclusive collaboration between Wire & Swans. More artists are expected to be announced shortly.

The day by day line-up is as follows

Thursday, December 4

Wire
The Pink Flag Guitar Orchestra (with Wire)
These New Puritans
Cassetteboy Vs Dj Rubbish
The Wytches
Telegram
Jesca Hoop
Younghusband
Games
Adrian Crowley
Monotony
Graham Duff

Friday, December 5

Savages
British Sea Power (with The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet)
Toy
Three Trapped Tigers
Mono
Traams
The Physics House Band
Bad Breeding
Lonelady
Sauna Youth
Black Honey
Exes
Helen Money
Steve Beresford
Krautrock Karaoke

Saturday December 6

Courtney Barnett
Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin Perform Suspiria
East India Youth
Fujiya & Miyagi
Esben And The Witch
Githead
Plank
Spectres
Man Forever
Negative Pegasus
The Slot Revolt
Cuts
Shabberoon

Sunday December 7

Swans / Wire + Swans Perform Drill
Gold Panda
Young Fathers
Zu / Vessels
Ulrich Schnauss
Grumbling Fur
Dawn Of Midi
Samaris
God Damn
Gulp
Hexenschuss
Flies + Flies / Paul Kendall
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