Liars and Kurt Vile join London’s Jabberwocky festival

Panda Bear, Cloud Nothings and Big Ups also join bill for August event

Liars, Kurt Vile and Animal Collective’s Panda Bear have been added to the bill for London’s 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 in London from August 15-16.

The two-day festival, named after a poem in Lewis Carroll’s Through The Looking Glass, will be staged at the ExCel Centre and will also see sets from newly confirmed acts Cloud Nothings, Big Ups, Clipping, Untold and Mick Turner.

The event is a joint venture from ATP, Pitchfork and Primavera Sound. They will appear alongisde 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, all of whom were revealed earlier this year.

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