Swervedriver

Taken from the ATP website:

The curators for ATP: Nightmare Before Christmas, 2009 will be: MY BLOODY VALENTINE. The event will take place at Butlins Holiday Resort in Minehead, England from December 4th – 6th, 2009.

A very small amount of chalets are left for this event; only limited supplies of Four Berth Room Only or Self Catered chalets remain. Today we announce that the latest exciting additions made by My Bloody Valentine to their bill are:

BOB MOULD

SWERVEDRIVER

Which means the line-up so far looks like this:

My Bloody Valentine / Sonic Youth / De La Soul / EPMD / Sun Ra Arkestra / The Horrors / Buzzcocks / Spectrum / F**ked Up / Le Volume Courbe / Wounded Knees / The Pastels / J. Mascis & The Fog / Lilys / A Place To Bury Strangers / Witch / Bob Mould / Swervedriver + many more bands TBC!

For more info click here.

Taken from the Indietracks website:

Scottish power-popsters Teenage Fanclub have been confirmed as the Sunday headline band for this year’s Indietracks Festival. The much-loved band, known for their chiming Byrds-esque guitars and West Coast harmony vocals, will play the Outdoor (Elefant) Stage at Indietracks.

More than 50 bands are playing this year’s Indietracks Festival, including Camera Obscura, Rose Elinor Dougall, Emmy the Great and Au Revoir Simone. Other bands playing include BMX Bandits, Lucky Soul, Frank and Walters, Help Stamp Out Loneliness, Butcher Boy and Manhattan Love Suicides.

Teenage Fanclub, hailing from Belshill near Glasgow, formed in 1989. They are most renowned for their critically and commercially successful albums Bandwagonesque, Songs from Northern Britain and Grand Prix, and are currently working on their ninth studio album.

To read the full story click here to visit the Indietracks website

From NME.com:

Bob Mould
Bob Mould and his Band have announced a tour of the US, kicking off October 7 in Boston, MA.

Mould will perform tracks from both his Husker Du and Sugar days, as well as material from his latest album ‘Life And Times’.

The dates announced so far are:

Boston, MA Paradise (October 7)
New York, NY Irving Plaza (8)
Washington, DC 9:30 Club (10)
Chicago, IL Metro (12)
Minneapolis, MN First Ave (13)
Seattle, WA Neumos (15)
Portland, OR Doug Fir (16)
Los Angeles, CA Troubadour (19)
San Diego, CA Belly Up (20)

Source: NME.com