Matt Groening Floating in Space
Spiritualized performing Ladies & Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space is the latest confirmation for the Matt Groening curated ATP Weekend at Butlins, Minehead on May 7th 9th 2010. This acclaimed production which ran for four sold out nights at Londons Royal Festival Hall and Barbican feature horns, string section and choir for a show that the Telegraph gave 5 stars and called 'sheer brilliance', the Independent gave 4 stars and The Guardian gave 4 stars and stated that 'When it ends, you feel exquisitely transported.' This show is a European exclusive.
Also confirmed today for this event:
Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions
The Tiger Lillies
The Fresh And Onlys
The line-up so far looks like this with lots more to be confirmed:
IGGY & THE STOOGES / SPIRITUALIZED performing Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space / THE XX / COCO ROSIE / BUILT TO SPILL / HOPE SANDOVAL & THE WARM INVENTIONS / JAMES CHANCE AND LES CONTORTIONS / PANDA BEAR / DEERHUNTER / DANIEL JOHNSTON / THE RESIDENTS / BOREDOMS performing Boadrum / THE RAINCOATS / BROADCAST / THEE OH SEES / JUANA MOLINA / LIGHTNING DUST / KONONO N1 / TOUMANI DIABATE / DANIELSON / JAMES BLACKSHAW / AMADOU AND MARIAM / PONYTAIL / SHONEN KNIFE / RUINS (SOLO) / VIV ALBERTINE'S LIMERENCE / ANNI ROSSI / COLD CAVE / THE TIGER LILLIES / THE FRESH AND ONLYS / HELLO SAFERIDE
Tickets for this event are on sale now from www.atpfestival.com.They are priced at 163.50 per person for room only accommodation or 173.75 per person for self catered accommodation. Some chalet options have now sold out. ATP May 2010 Weekend 2, curated by Pavement, is now completely SOLD OUT.