Legendary guitarist Johnny Marr will top the bill at Butlin’s Bognor Regis alongside a host of celebrated acts from the alternative scene later this year.
Rockaway Beach will also feature sets from post-punk icons Echo & the Bunnymen and The Fall, plus space rock band Spiritualized will make an appearance at the West Sussex venue.
In addition, the first wave of acts to be announced includes new-wave veterans The Monochrome Set and some fledgling talent such as Ghostpoet, Public Service Broadcasting and James Holden.
That’s not all – the organisers have dropped a tantalising hint that a Mercury Prize-winning band will be confirmed soon.
Other acts which have been announced so far include Pinkshinyultrablast, Lola Cult, Whyte Horses, The Telescopes and The Jaguar Club.
Taking place from October 9-12, it aims to bring the feeling of the holiday season to the resort as winter begins to set in.
The three day indoor event...