Melt! Festival will be back this year on 19th, 20th and 21st July in Ferropolis and have announced Atoms For Peace as this year’s headliners. The five-piece band comprised of Radiohead’s Thom Yorke, Red Hot Chili Pepper’s bass player Flea and Nigel Godrich, Joey Waronker and Mauro Refosco, first started as support to Yorke’s solo album Eraser but the chemistry developped naturally and they turned into a band.
The result of their collaboration, a full-length debut called Amok, which the band decided to release in Germany first.
Acts so far are:
Alt-J | Atoms For Peace | Azealia Banks | Bambounou | Julio Bashmore | Barnt | Ben UFO | James Blake | Chvrches | Dan Deacon | Daughter | Marcel Dettmann | Disclosure | Django Django | DJ Koze | Eats Everything | Everything Everything | Ellen Allien | Fantastic Mr Fox | Flying Lotus | Function | Get Physical Special feat. Andhim, Catz ‘N Dogz, M.A.N.D.Y., Smash TV (live), Wankelmut | Henrik Schwarz & Band | James Holden | Joy Orbison | Karenn | Kettcar | King Krule | Ben Klock | Laing | Christian Löffler | Modeselektor & Apparat (DJ-Set) | Mount Kimbie | Miss Kittin (live) | Mykki Blanco | The Knife | Oliver Koletzki | Markus Kavka | Owen Pallett | Purity Ring | Rebel Rave @ Big Wheel feat. Art Department, Jamie Jones, Damian Lazarus u.a. | Roosevelt | Rudimental | Ry/Frank Wiedemann | SBTRKT (DJ-Set) | Schwarzmann (live) | Scuba | Shields | Sinkane | Solomun | Swim Deep | The 1975 | Todd Terje & Lindstrøm live | Otto Von Schirach | Woodkid | Zebra Katz and many more to be announced…