Berlin's CTM festival, sister festival to Transmediale, has announced its second wave of acts. Dean Blunt will be performing The Narcissist for the first time, and Terre Thaemlitz will give a talk and performance on his recent Soulnessless project. Atom™ will be playing two shows, a commissioned piece titled Bauteille with Marc Behrens, plus a free show.
Also added to the line up are Ghédalia Tazartès, Skream feat Sgt Pokes, Pantha du Prince & The Bell Laboratory, Simian Mobile Disco, Xiu Xiu & Eugene S. Robinson, Demdike Stare, dʼ Eon, Holly Herndon, Forest Swords, Set Mosaic, Pete Swanson, People Like Us, Boris Hegenbart, Felix Kubin, Vanessa Ramos-Velasquez with A Guy Called Gerald, Gatekeeper, EAN, Necro Deathmort, Sun Worship, xorzyzt, BlackBlackGold, Tom Ass, reliq, Wife and Lucas Abela.
Already announced for the festival are: Diamond Version with Atsuhiro Ito, Emptyset, Florian Hecker, Heatsick, Jar Moff, Keith Fullerton Whitman, Lee Gamble, Mark Fell, Matmos, Myrninerest, Oneirogen, Ernstalbrecht Stiebler featuring Agnieszka Dziubak, Werner Daffeldecker and Ensemble L’Art pour L’Art.
The 2013 edition of CTM takes place 28 January–3 February, across various venues in Berlin. Full programme preview here.