Mercury Rev, Pavement and more put together knees-up at holiday camp...

Belle & Sebastian, Mercury Rev, My Bloody Valentine‘s Kevin Shields and THE DIVINE COMEDY are to share a stage at new festival.

The festival, to be held from April 23-25, – conceived by Belle And Sebastian‘s Stuart Murdoch – is called the Bowlie Weekend. It takes place at Camber Sands holiday camp, between Hastings & Rye.

Also playing are Cornelius, The Delgados, Broadcast, Sleater-Kinney, The Pastels, Godspeed You Black Emperor! and Looper with more acts to be confirmed.

Tickets cost ’85 for the weekend and include chalet accommodation within the holiday camp.

Tickets go on sale from February 20 and are limited to 2,600.

After each night’s live events there will also be late-bars, club nights, and other activities. For more information call 0171-771-2000.