It has been announced that Portishead will curate an event under the All Tomorrow’s Parties umbrella in London. Cleverly named I’ll Be Your Mirror (b-side to the Velvet Undergrounds ‘All Tomorrow’s Parties’ single), the two-day festival will take place in Alexandria Palace on the 23rd and 24th of July 2011.
These are the only scheduled UK shows Portishead will play in 2011, they will headline each night with different support acts joining them.
Tickets will cost £59 per day with weekend tickets priced at £100 (A limited amount of Early Bird Tickets will be available for £50 per day or £90 for the weekend). On sale this Friday, November 26th from this link.
Line-up so far:
Saturday 23rd July
Company Flow (original line-up – first UK show in 10 years)
Sunday 24th July
The Passion of Joan of Arc
The first I’ll Be Your Mirror headlined by Godspeed You! Black Emperor, will take place at Studio Coast, Tokyo, Japan in February 2011, and is on sale now. More details at www.illbeyourmirror.com or on Twitter.