Kendal Calling reveals more acts

and last few tickets remaining

By Scott Williams | Published: Thu 1st Jul 2010

Kendal Calling 2010 - around the festival site (2)
Photo credit: Tommy Jackson

Kendal Calling 2010

Friday 30th July to Sunday 1st August 2010
Lowther Estate, Kendal, East Cumbria, England MAP
£85, deposit £30 - SOLD OUT
Daily capacity: 8,000

There are a raft of new additions to the line-up for next month's Kendal Calling festival held in the Lake District.

around the festival site (2)
The new acts confirmed include The Heartbreaks, and Birds Vs. Planes added to the main stage line-up. Whilst new additions to the GLoW Dance Tent include Burn The Negative, Linton Brown, The Resistance, Fallback Productions , The Raged, and M.A.T.A vs Howard Sessions.

The Russian themed Riot Jazz stage will play host to Wave Machines, Wild Palms, Too Young To Love, Greg Holden, Effektuatorz, Arockalypse Now, The Roots Union, Thomas J Speight, Mathew Whittikar, The Witch And The Robot, Riot Jazz, The Autonomads, Duncan An DIsorderly, Punks Not Dad, Matthew P, Robb The Brave, and Ailish Marie.

Newly confirmed for the House Party are Mr Sushi, Shengi, Model Android, Same Teens, Murkage Cartel, Rich Reason, Same Teens, Juicy, Luke Unabomber, Will Tramp, Clique, Up The Racket, Dave Haslam, Good Vibrations, Rick Lees, and Rick Cee.

With The Semolina Pilchards, Righteous Bees, Changing Horses, The Spirit Of John, Johnny 5th Wheel & The Cowards, and Stan's Magic Foot all added to the bill on the Kayleid Stage.

Also announced is that Festibarrow will be on site offering their services for revellers to load all their bags into a special lightweight wheelbarrow to transport belongings easily to and from the campsite.

The Recharge Tent are also on board, in partnership with Cumbria Road Safety Partnership there is a little tent to recharge mobile phones (if you bring a charger) and lay down to recharge yourself in the many hammocks around the tent.

Calvin Harris will headline the Friday night with Doves on Saturday and The Coral on Sunday. Also confirmed are The Subways, Wild Beasts, The Futureheads, Ok Go, Dub Pistols, Erol Alkan, DJ Yoda, Plump DJs, High Contrast, Scratch Perverts, Elite Force, Justin Robertson, Danny Byrd, Doorly, Eskimo Twins, Emalkay, People Get Real, Rich Reason, Ken Evil, Ash Howell, First Aid Kit, Mark Chadwick, Unabombers, Beat Boutique, Craig Charles, and The Lancashire Hotpots, with more acts to be confirmed. Wax:On will take the reins in the Dance Tent on Saturday and Ape will host the arena on Sunday.

For the line-up details, and day splits as available please click here.

Tickets sold out last year for Kendal Calling which this year has less than 1000 tickets remaining. A limited number of day tickets go on sale tomorrow morning at 9am.

An adult ticket including 3 days and nights camping is priced at £85, a child (11-14 years) weekend ticket is priced at £45, and children under 11 can attend for free, but need a ticket. A campervan ticket is priced at £40.

To buy tickets, click here.

Kendal Calling is held in the Lake District, over the weekend of Friday 30th July to Sunday 1st August and is a wholly independent festival returning for its fifth year and returning to the Lowther Estate, Kendal, in East Cumbria.

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