Kasabian, The Enemy and Madness join the star studded Gaymers Camden Crawl 2009 roster which already includes Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Echo & The Bunnymen, The View, 808 State, The Maccabees, Billy Bragg, The Fall, Little Boots, Wire and an impressive list of the breakthrough acts from around the UK and abroad (see full line up page 2).
In addition to the festival’s sensational evening programme, the diverse afternoon line-up features highlights such as: BookSlam performances from the legendary Mr. Nice, Howard Marks, Kill Your Friends author John Niven and Scroobius Pip, the Island Records 50th Anniversary Boat party & BBQ complete top secrets guests, comedy from Edinburgh Festival promoters Underbelly and a whole host interactive activities and live music.
Advance weekend and Friday tickets still available from www.thecamdencrawl.com, but advance Saturday ticket are now sold out. Walk up tickets will be available from the Roundhouse box office each day of the event from 11:00 am while supplies last. The live music and arts programme begins at midday and runs through to 4:00 am each day.
Throughout the weekend, Camden Town will play host to over a mile and a half of fantastic new talent across forty venues, including the legendary venues Roundhouse, Koko, Electric Ballroom, Jazz Café, Dingwalls, and Dublin Castle. Upon arrival each ticket holder will be presented with an all-access wristband, programme guide, free magazine and download album to help plot his/her day’s adventure. In keeping with Crawl tradition and the spirit of discovery, the venue line-ups and stage times remain secret until each night and surprise guests may appear at any time and at any venue.
LINE UP OF EVENING ARTISTS:
FRIDAY 24TH APRIL ONLY
Live at the Roundhouse: THE ENEMY * HOCKEY * THE VIRGINS * YEAH YEAH YEAHS
ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN * IDLEWILD * WIRE
ART BRUT * FILTHY DUKES * THE VON BONDIES * THE WHIP
THE AUTHOR * BADDIES * THE BARKER BAND * BLEECH * BRAKES * CAPITAL * THE CHAPMAN FAMILY * CIRCLESQUARE
DANNY & THE CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD * DE TROPIX * DINOSAUR PILE UP * DJANGO DJANGO * DRUMS OF DEATH
FOY VANCE * GOLDHEART ASSEMBLY * HELLACHOLLA * THE JIM JONES REVUE * JOUIS * THE JOY FORMIDABLE * KIDS LOVE LIES
KISSY SELL OUT LITTLE DEATH * MINI VIVA * NEW RHODES * OPENROOM * ROYAL TREATMENT PLANT * SELFISH C**T
SKIBUNNY * SKINT & DEMORALISED * SLEEPERCURVE * TEETH!!! * THE TEMPER TRAP * TO THE BONES * YOUR TWENTIES
SATURDAY 25TH APRIL ONLY
Live at the Roundhouse: KASABIAN * LITTLE BOOTS * THE MACCABEES * THE VIEW
808 STATE * BILLY BRAGG * THE FALL
FRANKMUSIK * HOT LEG * IPSO FACTO * KING CREOSOTE
ALAN POWNALL * AN EXPERIMENT ON A BIRD IN THE AIRPUMP * BANJO OR FREAKOUT * BLK JKS
BROADCAST 2000 * CHERBOURG * THE DEAD FORMATS * DIE! DIE! DIE! * ELVIIN * EUGENE MCGUINNESS
EVERYTHING EVERYTHING * GOLDEN SILVERS * GOLD TEETH * HEXES * INNERPARTYSYSTEM JOSH WELLER
THE LAUREL COLLECTIVE LION CLUB * NEWHAM GENERALS * OU EST * OUTCRY COLLECTIVE * THE PLIGHT
POST WAR YEARS * SHITTY LIMITS * TELEVISED CRIMEWAVE * THREATMANTICS * TODDLA T * XRABIT & DMG$
TWO DAY ARTISTS
THE BIG PINK * COUNT & SINDEN * DAN BLACK * FIGHT LIKE APES
KITTY DAISY & LEWIS * THE KING BLUES * VV BROWN
ALESSI’S ARK * CHEW LIPS * THE COMPUTERS * THE CORDELIER CLUB * DATAROCK * FLASHGUNS
GENERAL FIASCO * GOLDIELOCKS * THE INVISIBLE JAMES YUILL* * KASMS * MAN LIKE ME
MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS * PEGGY SUE * PLUGS * PULLED APART BY HORSES * SPORTSDAY MEGAPHONE
S.C.U.M. * THREE TRAPPED TIGERS * TOMMY SPARKS * THE XX
COMEDY: Backstage Comedy, Falling Down With Laughter, Underbelly
LIVE MUSIC: Andy Ross Presents, Bonanza, Clerkenville West, Gigwise Indie Idle, Hawley Arms Sessions, Island 50 at the Crawl, Karauke, Red Stripe Busking Sessions, Turning Worm
SPOKEN WORD: Apples & Snakes, Bloody Awful Poetry, Bookslam
FILM, QUIZZES, CRAFTS & MORE: Bring & Share’s Musical Bingo, Feeling Gloomy Speed Dating, Future Shorts Live Re-score, Hunga Munga’s Camden Cocktail, I Predict A Pop Quiz, Moshi Moshi Pop Quiz, Who Killed Bambi?
FRIDAY 24TH & SATURDAY 25TH APRIL 2009: 12PM – 4AM
ADVANCE WEEKEND TICKETS £55.00 AND FRIDAY TICKETS £32.50 (SATURDAY DAY TICKETS SOLD OUT)
24hr CC Hotline 0871 2200 260 / Ticketmaster 0870 534 4444 OR buy online: www.thecamdencrawl.com
Limited walk up tickets will be available each day of the event from the Roundhouse Box Office from 11:00AM while supplies last
Tickets are to be exchanged for wristbands which allow free entry to each of the participating venues as individual capacities permit. Wristbands and programmes announcing the full line ups and timings for the event are obtainable from 11:00 am onward each day at the Camden Crawl ticket exchange point located at: THE ROUNDHOUSE (Chalk Farm Road, NW1). Please note that 2-day pass holders will need to return to ticket exchange to collect Saturday’s timetable. Festival goers are advised to arrive early as there will be a full daytime programme on both days from 12:00 pm. Doors open for evening schedule at 5:30 pm most venues. There will be late night after show parties featuring live bands and DJs until 4:00 am both days.
MAIN PARTICIPATING EVENING VENUES:
THE ROUNDHOUSE * KOKO * ELECTRIC BALLROOM * JAZZ CAFÉ * DINGWALLS
UNDERWORLD * CUBAN BAR * BARFLY * DUBLIN CASTLE * THE MONARCH
EARL OF CAMDEN * THE ENTERPRISE * PURPLE TURTLE * BULLET * THE BLACK CAP