Wild Beasts for The National's ATP
The Kendal band head to Camber Sands this December
Photographer:Al De Perez
Chris Eustace - 26 June 2012
The band will play their most recent album ‘Smother’ in full at the event, while The Philistines Jr, Pedro Soler & Gaspar Claus, and Ethan Lipton performing 'No Place To Go' are also new to the line-up for the festival, which takes place at Pontins Holiday Camp in Camber Sands, East Sussex on 7-9 December.
The National will headline and among their line-up choices for the festival are Kronos
Quartet, The Antlers, Deerhoof, Owen Pallett, Michael Rother presents the music of Neu! & Harmonia, Menomena, Local Natives,
Boris, Kurt Vile & The Violators, Nico Muhly, Stars Of The Lid, Tim Hecker, Perfume Genius, Sharon Van Etten, Bear In
Heaven, Youth Lagoon, Mark Mulcahy (Miracle Legion), My Brightest Diamond, Wye Oak, Kathleen Edwards, Lower Dens, Hauschka,
Richard Reed Parry (Arcade Fire), Megafaun, Suuns, Dark Dark Dark, Buke and Gase, This Is The Kit, So Percussion and
Hayden, with more acts to be announced.
In total the line-up will feature 40 live acts playing across the weekend on three indoor stages with a total festival capacity of just 5500 people. The event will also feature DJs until late, plus a Cinema and Book Club, also curated by The National.
All accommodation options for ATP curated by The National are now sold out with no tickets remaining.