Lucy Rose, London Grammar, Chloe Howl, & more for Standon Calling

including Emily And The Woods, Sivu, Danny & the Champs, Boo Hewerdine

By Scott Williams | Published: Wed 12th Jun 2013

Standon Calling 2013 - Lucy Rose
Photo credit: Karen Williams

Standon Calling 2013

Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th August 2013
Standon House, Standon, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG11 1PR, England MAP
£125 - weekend sold out, only Friday & Sunday day tickets
Daily capacity: 2,000

Lucy Rose, London Grammar, Chloe Howl, Dizraeli and the Small Gods, Lazy Habits ft Baby Sol, Mary Epworth, Dancing Years, Vardo and The Boss, and Lips Choir lead the acts running away to the 'circus' themed Standon Calling.

The Lordship Stage situated next to the swimming pool on the lawns of the 16th century manor house features folk, Americana and local acoustic acts curated by The Crypt Sessions, Loose and Folkstock Arts Foundation.

Lucy Rose heads The Crypt Sessions' line-up with support from Emily And The Woods, Sivu, Thomas J Speight, The Title Sequence, Lowpines, Gibson Bull, Alev Lenz, and Matthew Neal.

European Americana and Roots label Loose invite Danny and the Champions Of The World, to join the prviously announced Treetop Flyers, as well as Trevor Moss and Hannah-Lou, The Rockingbirds, Peter Bruntnell, Dreaming Spires, and Case Hardin.

The Folkstock Arts Foundation community's line-up includes Boo Hewerdine, The Willows, The Maiden, Reg Meuross, Freds House , The Folk, Interiors, Nick and The Sun Machine, Flaming June, Roxanne de Bastion, Indi Forde, Zoe Wren, Rob Finlay, Minnie Birch, and Noel Cowley.

They join main stage headliners Digitalism, De La Soul, and Band of Skulls, plus Simian Mobile Disco, Nina Kraviz, Gilles Peterson, DJ Format, Bastille, AlunaGeorge, King Charles, The Correspondents, The Joy Formidable, The D.O.T., Toy, DJ Yoda & The Transiberian Marching Band, The Skints, Public Service Broadcasting, Shields, Lazarus & The Plane Crash, Rotten Hill Gang, Dutch Uncles, Josephine, Craig Charles, Treetop Flyers, London Afrobeat Collective, A Band of Buriers, and more, for the 13th independent music festival and themed summer party, returns to the grounds of a 16th Century Hertfordshire manor house for the weekend of Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th August 2013.

For the line-up details as available please click here.

The theme for 2013 has been announced as 'Running Away From The Circus'. The theme will take over the festival site with interactive theatre, art installations and costumes.

Tier one weekend tickets are priced at £99, children under 13 are free and don't require a ticket. To buy tickets now, click here.

There are still many more live acts, DJs, art, theatre and fringe entertainment, family-friendly activities, micro-venues and other attractions still to be announced.

There are numerous stages and the odd unexpected stage appearing from nowhere. The festival boasts a number of bars, one of which is hewn out of an enormous oak tree, secret areas, interactive theatre, swimming pool (with underwater dance area), boutique camping (beach huts, yurts and tipis), kids area, and festival food.

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