Saturday, March 14, 2009
1980's indie rock stalwarts the Feelies, the Jesus Lizard and the Melvins are all set to play the 2009 All Tomorrow's Parties festival, which will be held Sept. 11-13 at Kutsher's Country Club in Monticello, N.Y. Other artists added to the bill this week are The Drones, Dead Meadow, El-P, Sleepy Sun and Akron Family.
They join the previously announced lineup of Panda Bear, Atlas Sound, Animal Collective, David Cross, Suicide, Dirty Three, as well as the Flaming Lips, who are both curating the event's final day and playing the last set of the weekend.
The Feelies, Dirty Three, Suicide, the Jesus Lizard and the Drones which all perform a full album from their back catalogs on the festival first night, dubbed "Don't Look Back."
The inaugural ATP New York was held this September and curated by My Bloody Valentine. It included performances by Built To Spill, Shellac, Bob Mould and EPMD, among many others.
Tickets for the festival, including a limited number of single day tickets, weekend passes, and accommodations at Kutsher's and other nearby hotels can be found at atpfestival.com.
Posted by Dan Goldin at 3:22 AM