The National have been announced as the curators and headliners of the annual December ATP festival at Butlins, Minehead.
The festival will see the Ohio giants, who formed in 1999 and released the critically acclaimed ‘Violet High‘ in 2012, headline the ATP weekender which takes place from 7-9 December 2012.
Kronos Quartet, The Antlers, Owen Pallet, Boris, Tim Hecker, Sharon Van Etten and Suuns are amongst the first names confirmed for All Tomorrow’s Parties curated by The National.
My Brightest Diamond, Wye Oak, Lower Dens, Megafun, Buke and Gase, and Dark Dark Dark have also been confirmed for the weekend in December.
In total their will be 40 live acts across the weekend playing to a capacity of just 5,500 people.
The event will also feature DJs until late, plus a cinema and book club curated by The National.
Tickets for All Tomorrow’s Parties curated by The National are priced at £170.00pp for room only apartments and £180.00pp for self catered apartments, and go on sale this Friday 20 January at 2pm via www.gigantic.com and www.atpfestival.com.
An early bird discount of £20 per person is available until Friday 27th January when you can receive a £10 discount per person until Friday 3rd January.
An instalment scheme is also available, with a deposit payable upfront, for more details visit www.atpfestivals.com.