First names announced for Hinterland

Micachu and Pulled Apart By Horses are among the first 30 acts announced for Glasgow's latest festival Hinterland.

85 Bears, Brother Louis Collective, Come On Gang!, Copy Haho, Dananananaykroyd and Edie Sedgwick have also been confirmed today.

, Findo Gask and Galchen will also perform alongside Geordi La Force, Hudson Mohawke, Isosceles and Lesser Panda.

Other names announced include Manda Rin, Mitchell Museum, My Tiger My Timing, Oh Atoms, Pearl And The Puppets, Punch And The Apostles and Remember Remember.

Rustie, The Xcerts, These Monsters, Three Trapped Tigers, Tommy Reilly and We Have Band will also play the Scottish bash alongside We Were Promised Jetpacks and Zoey Van Goey.

Hinterland 2009
will take place at over 12 venues around Glasgow from 30 April to 1 May with an all-encompassing festival wristband giving access to all the festival shows.

Tickets are already on sale priced at £42 for a two-day pass and £32.50 for a day ticket. Click HERE to browse and buy.