Today's news round-up includes Club Brainlove, ATP Documentary, Latitude Additions, Camp Bestival, The Mae Shi, Simian Mobile Disco and Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson. The Mae Shi LA’s disco punks The Mae Shi return triumphantly to our shores for a full-on live blitz throughout Europe in May. Sun 10th ATP vs The Fans Strike Back, Minehead Tues 12th Bardens Boudoir, London* Wed 13th Buffalo Bar, Cardiff * Thu 14th Deaf Institute, Manchester (Drowned in Sound show)* Fri 15th The Great Escape, Brighton Sat 16th Klub Radar @ Tivoli-De-Helling, Utrecht, Holland* Sun 17th Festsaal Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany * Mon 18th Schlachthof, Wiesbaden, Germany* Tue 19th Paradiso, Amsterdam, Holland* Wed 20th AB Club, Brussells, Belgium* Thu 21st Stag and Dagger, London* Fri 22nd Stag and Dagger, Leeds* Sat 23rd Stag and Dagger, Glasgow Sun 24th The Rainbow, Birmingham* Mon 25th Point Ephemere, Paris, France* Tue 26th Stall 6, Zurich, Switzerland* Wed 27th Grrrd Zero, Lyon, France* Thu 28th B-side festival @ Cabaret Aleatoire, Marseille, France* Fri 29th Primavera Sound, Barcelona, Spain Sat 30th Spazio 211, Turin, Italy Sun 31st Bad Bonn Kilbi, Dudingen-Fribourg, Switzerland June Sun 7th Parque Fundidora, Monterrey http://www.mae-shi.com/ Simian Mobile Disco Simian Mobile Disco release a brand-new album Temporary Pleasure through Wichita Recordings on 17 August 2009. http://www.simianmobiledisco.co.uk/ Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson is going to be playing The Lexington on the 26th of May. Check him out! http://www.myspace.com/milesbenjaminanthonyrobinson Camp Bestival Joining icons such as PJ Harvey, Chic, Roy Ayers and Mr Tumble have announced that the underwater superstar that is SpongeBob SquarePantwill be playing! Setting up camp at the Dorset home this year are Nickelodeon UK who will be recreating SpongeBob’s magical underwater world Bikini Bottom, in a new interactive play space for kids. http://www.campbestival.co.uk/ Latitude Additions The following additions have been made to Latitude! COMEDY ARENA ~ Jo Brand ~ ~ Dave Gorman ~ Tim Vine ~ Janeane Garofalo ~ Stephen K Amos ~ ~ Phil Nicol ~ Charlie Baker ~ Miles Jupp ~ Matt Kirshen ~ Seann Walsh ~ LITERARY ARENA ~ Jeremy Hardy ~ Jonathan Coe ~ Kate Williams ~ Keith Allen ~ Rupert Thomson ~ Brian Chikwava ~ Emmanuel Jal ~ ~ Bernie Katz ~ CABARET ARENA ~ Lenny Beige ~ Kirsten O'Brien ~ Bourgeois And Maurice ~ ~ Tommy And The Weeks ~ Wanderlust ~ Helix Dance ~ THEATRE ARENA ~ Say Hi To The Rivers And The Mountains ~ (written by Jonathan Coe and The High-Llamas) http://www.latitudefestival.co.uk/home/ ATP Documentary The UK premiere of All Tomorrow’s Parties will take place at the Edinburgh International Film Festival on the 24th and 25th June. All Tomorrow’s Parties is a kaleidoscopic journey into the parallel musical universe of the cult music festival of the same name. All Tomorrow’s Parties is a DIY concert film featuring performances from an eclectic mix artists including: Battles, Sonic Youth, Belle And Sebastian, Patti Smith, Animal Collective, Grinderman, Iggy and the Stooges, Portishead, Mogwai, Slint, Grizzly Bear, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Gossip, Daniel Johnston and The Boredoms. http://www.atpfestival.com/ Club Brainlove Are Brainlove records the greatest label ever? Possibly! With that said, check out their club night! Brainlove Club Presents: Friday 15th May @ The George Tavern, 373 Commercial Rd, Stepney, London, E1 0LA Gannets (Monsiuer Le Fyfe + His Merry Men explore the outer reaches of improvisation, injecting it with a much needed breath of melodicism+fun) Mat Riviere (Newest signing to Brainlove Records bears his soul with a gorgeous collection of laconic, tragic music and song) Braindead Collective (An all star cast of rock/noise/jazz musicians take improvised music away from the confines of snobby elitism and give it a good old rock and noise kicking) Gold Blood (lyrical electro noise pop) http://www.brainloverecords.com/