November 6, 2012 19:50
First bands unveiled for TV On The Radio and Deerhunter's 2013 ATP festivals
No Age, Black Lips, Spank Rock, El-P, Saul Williams, Tinariwen, Pere Ubu, Dan Deacon and Laetitia Sadier will all appear
The first weekend, which will be curated by TV On The Radio (May 10-12, 2013), will see performances from TV On The Radio, Spank Rock, El-P, Saul Williams, Tinariwen, Shabazz Palaces, Thee Oh Sees, CSS, Daniel Higgs (Lungfish), Celebration, Talibam! and North America.
The second, Deerhunter curated weekend (June 21-23, 2013), will see Deerhunter performing their albums 'Cryptograms', 'Microcastle' and 'Halcyon Digest', as well as sets from Atlas Sound, Panda Bear, Avey Tarey, Animal Collective DJs, Pere Ubu, Dan Deacon, Tim Gane, Laetitia Sadier, No Age and Black Lips.
Both ATP festivals will take place at Pontin's Camber Sands Holiday Park.
The group behind the Lovebox and The Great Escape festivals recently bought 50% of All Tomorrows Parties in a deal which will see both sides assisting each other in the running of their events.
The MAMA Group now own half of ATP with the latter on hand to help book acts for MAMA festivals including The Great Escape, Wilderness and Lovebox as part of the deal. Additionally, MAMA Group will help promote ATP gigs and festivals both in the UK and abroad.
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