Tickets To The Afghan Whigs ATP Go On Sale Monday; Louis CK (!), The Make-Up (!!), Scrawl, The Roots, Mark Lanegan On The Bill
Tickets for the 2012 iteration of All Tomorrow's Parties' I'll Be Your Mirror Festivalhappening September 21-23 in Asbury Park, and headlined by the reformed Afghan Whigsgo on sale on Monday morning, and the festival has released a partial list of who's scheduled to play the three-day festival, which sprawls out over a few indoor venues in the seaside New Jersey town. Among the artists handpicked by AW frontman Greg Dulli: comedian-slash-auteur Louis CK; legendary Ohio punkers Scrawl; Dulli's Gutter Twins collaborator Mark Lanegan; Detroit soul-punks the Dirtbombs (performing their 2001 album Ultraglide In Black); and Sharon Van Etten. The ATP-selected side of the bill, meanwhile, is headed up by Ian Svenonius's reformed agit-gospel outfit The Make-Up, and rounded out by the likes of Hot Snakes, Factory Floor (who caused jaws to drop at the Portishead-headlined installment of the fest last year), and Death Grips. The weekend's roster so far, plus info on buying tickets, below.
Chosen by Greg Dulli:
The Afghan Whigs
Mark Lanegan Band
The Dirtbombs (performing Ultraglide In Black)
Sharon Van Etten
Quintron & Miss Pussycat
Charles Bradley and the Extraordinaires
Chosen by ATP:
The Magic Band
Thee Oh Sees
I Break Horses
Tickets go on sale Monday at 10 a.m. ET via the ATP site; weekend passes are $199 until March 27, at which point they'll go up to $249. Single-day passes are $75 a pop; the Whigs will play on Saturday, the Make-Up Sunday.