More names added to London’s Jabberwocky festival

Mutual Benefit, Ben Frost and Ought all join London event

Mutual Benefit and Ben Frost are among the latest names to be added to the bill for London’s brand new Jabberwocky festival.

The US artists lead the latest round of line-up additions and join previously announced headliners Neutral Milk Hotel and James Blake at the event, which will take place at London’s Excel Centre from August 15-16.

Canadian band Ought have also been added to the bill as has Dutch, Brooklyn based composer Josef Van Wissem who will also perform under his Frabjuous Sunday guise on the Friday of the festival. In addition there will be a surprise act announced on July 21.

The event is a joint venture from ATP, Pitchfork and Primavera Sound. They will appear alongside previously announced acts Darkside, Thee Oh Sees, Perfect Pussy, Amen Dunes, Yamantaka // Sonic Titan, Patten, Paus, The Bug, Sun Kil Moon, Forest Swords, Caribou, Iceage, Earth, Joanna Gruesome, Chelsea Wolfe, The Growlers, I Break Horses, Speedy Ortiz, Hookworms, Connan Mockasin and Metz.

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