Reclusive Neutral Milk Hotel frontman Jeff Mangum has signed on to curate the latest installment of the All Tomorrow’s Parties Festival in the UK. Mangum, who will also perform on the bill, has drafted Superchunk, Olivia Tremor Control, Apples In Stereo, Young Marble Giants, Tinariwen, The Magic Band, A Hawk And A Hacksaw and The Raincoats to headline. Previous curators of the Festival include Animal Collective and Jim Jarmusch.
Mangum’s ATP will take place in Butlins, Minehead, and will feature around 40 acts in total. Mangum will be performing a solo acoustic set. Tickets go on sale Friday, February 18, and are available for purchase here.
Don’t live anywhere remotely near Minehead? Don’t give up hope; you don’t have to take an aeroplane over the sea. Mangum has also announced a handful of North American dates in Toronto and on the East Coast.
Check out the tour dates below:
Aug 12 Toronto, ON Trinity St. Paul’s United Church – on sale 2/25
Aug 13 Toronto, ON Trinity St. Paul’s United Church – on sale 2/25
Sept 09 Cambridge, MA TBA
Sept 10 Boston, MA Jordan Hall at New England Conservatory – on sale 2/25
Sept 30 Asbury Park, NJ Paramount Theatre – Sold Out
Oct 03 Asbury Park, NJ Paramount Theatre – Sold Out
Oct 29 New York, NY Town Hall – on sale TBA