ArcTanGent announces more acts to this years line up!


The brilliant ARCTANGENT FESTIVAL can today reveal 38 more bands for their event this year!

This morning, 10 newly announced bands were exclusively revealed and discussed on the Thats Not Metal Podcast, with 28 further acts now also be revealed.

The 10 bands announced through Thats Not Metal, are:
God Is An Astronaut (playing their only UK show of 2017)
Future of the Left
The Number Twelve Looks Like You
Devil Sold His Soul

and Tall Ships


From God Is An Astronaut “We are delighted to announce that our first UK show in nearly 2 years will take place at the ArcTanGent Festival. This will be our only U.K. show for 2017.”

On top of these acts, the 28 other bands that can now also be revealed, are:

Hark / OHHMS / Brutus / Stearica / Hemelbestormer / Hikes / Right Hand Left Hand / HCBP / Future Horizons / Boss Keloid / Pijn / Gilmore Trail / itoldyouiwouldeatyou / Frontierer / Living Body / Jardín de la Croix / You Break, You Buy / worriedaboutsatan / Britney / a-tota-so / He Was Eaten By Owls / Toska / Halo Tora / The Evil Usses / Irk / Nitkowski / Death Pedals / Real Terms

From festival booker, James Scarlett – “The 38 bands we’re announcing today are making me very excited. It’s a great mix of scene legends like Boris and God Is An Astronaut, alongside unbelievable newcomers such as Brutus and OHHMS. It’s by far the strongest line up we’ve ever had and tickets are selling at twice the speed of last year. A word to the wise, Tier 2 tickets will definitely sell out in the next week!”

The 2017 headliners, Converge and Explosions In The Sky, were announced exclusively on the Radio 1 Rock Show in January, which was met with unprecedented demand for tickets. These acts are playing their ONLY 2017 UK show’s at ARCTANGENT FESTIVAL, and join the also already announced:

Tricot / Employed To Serve / Lost In Kiev / Gug / The Physics House Band and Wot Gorilla?
ArcTanGent Festival 2017 ticket link – HERE
A little bit about ATG:
In recent years, ArcTanGent has built a reputation for itself as THE emerging UK rock festival, both putting on exclusive performances from exceptional, worldwide artists and supporting new, exciting talent.

Previous acts include American Football, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Deafheaven, La Dispute, And So I Watch You From Afar, Animals As Leaders, Cult of Luna, Deerhoof, The Fall of Troy, This Will Destroy You, 65daysofstatic, Fuck Buttons, Maybeshewill, Black Peaks, Rolo Tomassi, Heck, Arcane Roots and many more.

Danny Peart
Editor / Live Music Photographer / Journalist at Soundcheck-Live

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