One of our favourite 'festivals' last year was the Southbank's Ether Festival and this week the line-up for it's 6th incarnation was announced. Placing an emphasis on cutting edge collaborations and visual culture, tickets go on sale to Southbank members tomorrow at 10am and to everyone else on Friday (excluding David Byrne which has already sold out)
The April 2009 line up is...
9 - Conversation Piece: Brian Eno and Jon Hassell
10 - Peaches: Every Little Defect Deserves Respect
11 - Röyksopp
12 & 13 April - David Byrne presents The Songs of David Byrne and Brian Eno
17 - Mouse on Mars soundtrack, Herzog’s Fata Morgana
18 - Plaid and Supanggah
19 - Noise of Art featuring The Juan MacLean & Château Flight
21 - Touch presents Fennesz, Rosy Parlane & CM von Hausswolff
24 - Heiner Goebbels: Sampler Suite & Songs of War I Have Seen
We'll preview it in more depth nearer the time.