Arctangent Festival has made a major announcement, their third of many for the 2020 event! Chelsea Wolfe has been named as the mainstage headliner for the Thursday night kickoff. Also added to the bill are Caspian, Emma Ruth Rundle, Bell Witch & Aerial Ruin, Intronaut, Talons, Arabrot, Wheel, The Guru Guru, Latitudes and many more. Opeth, Tesseract (UK festival exclusive), Swans, Metz, Oathbreaker (exclusive), The Locust (exclusive), This Will Destroy You, Amenra (UK 2020 exclusive), Ihsahn, Perturbator, maybeshewill (exclusive), Rolo Tomassi (performing two full albums sets – ‘Grievances’ and ‘Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It’), Earthtone9, Giraffes? Giraffes!, Fronterier and many more to be announced still. The fest takes place on August 20th/21st/22nd 2020 at Fernhill Farm, Compton Martin near Bristol, and tickets are on sale now at the link below.
A full list of bands announced today is below:
Chelsea Wolfe (Thursday Main Stage headliner), Caspian, Emma Ruth Rundle, Bell Witch & Aerial Ruin, Intronaut, Talons, Arabrot, Wheel, The Guru Guru, Latitudes, Mass of the Fermenting Dregs, Bonnacons of Doom, Jakub Zytecki, Parachute For Gordo, Binge, Stoßzahn, Pollyanna Holland-Wing, The Most, Shake the Baby Til the Love Comes Out, Spook The Horses, Traps, Wess Meets West, Paranoid Void, Catbamboo, Beige Palace, STANLÆY.
ATG Festival organiser James Scarlett – “As far as I’m concerned this is the best line up we’ve ever had at ATG and I really can’t wait to see what Chelsea Wolfe has instore for the Thursday night Main Stage headline slot. We’ve been talking about making this happen for a few years now and 2020 just felt like the right time to make it a reality. Bring on August!”
From Emma Ruth Rundle – “I look forward to returning to ArcTanGent in 2020. I have fond memories of playing there with Marriages as well as just attending. I’ll be bringing my solo set which will feature intimate and stripped-down version of songs from my albums. This time I’ll be prepared with raincoat and boots! See you there”
From Intronaut – “Intronaut is thrilled to be returning to the UK to perform at Arctangent Festival! One look at this lineup and I’m not sure how anyone’s brain will survive all this great music, but we are happy to give it a try!”
For the FULL list of bands announced for ArcTanGent Festival 2020, see below:
Opeth (Friday Main Stage Headliner), Chelsea Wolfe (Thursday Main Stage Headliner)
TesseracT, Swans, This Will Destroy You, The Locust, Amenra, Ihsahn, Caspian, Emma Ruth Rundle, Metz, Perturbator, Maybeshewill, Rolo Tomassi, Leprous, Earthtone9, Agent Fresco, Giraffes! Giraffes?, Frontierer, Car Bomb, Wear Your Wounds, The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die, Bell Witch & Aerial Ruin, Intronaut, Talons, Arabrot, Wheel, The Guru Guru, Latitudes, Mass of the Fermenting Dregs, GosT, Raketkanon, Quail vs Kenny, Scalping, OHHMS, A.A.Williams, Svalbard, Alpha Male Tea Party, Stake, Curse These Metal Hands, Boss Keloid, Body Hound, VASA, Tides From Nebula, Jo Quail, The Samuel Jackson Five, PETBRICK, Herod, Teeth Of The Sea The Hirsch Effekt, Bent Knee, Astrosaur, tortuganónima, Bonnacons of Doom, Jakub Zytecki, Parachute For Gordo, Binge, Stoßzahn, Pollyanna Holland-Wing, The Most, Shake the Baby Til the Love Comes Out, Spook The Horses, Traps, Wess Meets West, Paranoid Void, Catbamboo, Beige Palace, STANLÆY, Bolt Ruin, The Hyena Kill, Mutant-Thoughts, Coldbones, Skemer, Natalie Evans, Odradek, Heisa, The Mantis Opera, Last Hyena, Rainbow Slicer, Lack The Low, SEIMS, Elephant Tree, Kokomo, Thumpermonkey, TOTS, Bicurious, God Alone., Land Wars, MIËT, Vogons, Straight Girl, Ogives Big Band, qariaq, Luo, BRIQUEVILLE, FESTANKENGINE, The K., Mountain Caller.
Tickets for ArcTanGent Festival 2020 are on sale now at this link https://arctangent.co.uk/tickets/