In addition to the previous announcement that The Automatic and My Vitriol (featuring Paul Draper of Mansun) will be performing, …And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead have been added to the last ever show at London Astoria.
The Automatic were a rock band which formed in 2005 in Cowbridge, Wales, United Kingdom. The group is also known as The Automatic Automatic in the U.S. and Canada after the band were faced with legal action from another act under the name of Automatic, although a large majority of fans in those countries commonly refer to the band by their actual name. The three remaining original members James Frost, Robin Hawkins, and Iwan Griffiths are from Wales; new addition Paul Mullen (originally of Yourcodenameis:milo) is from Sunderland. Read more on Last.fm
Legendary venue, the London Astoria is facing its final night on 14 January 2009 before closing to make way for some shops and stuff while they build the Crossrail thing underneath it.
Headlining the night will be The Automatic with a host of other bands including My Vitriol, Get Cape, Wear Cape, Fly, The King Blues, VV Brown and Frank Turner with loads more yet to confirm.