Standon Calling, the acclaimed and celebrated boutique festival, has added even more names to its lineup, and it’s shaping up to be an incredible weekend!
Joining electronic duo Orbital, are Editors, bringing their dark-edged post-punk anthems to Standon this summer. Across five studio albums, Editors have become one of the true cult sensations in British rock, with number one albums, monumental festival headlining slots and countless sell-out headline tours. Expect the distinctive vocal moods of frontman Tom Smith to soundtrack an unmistakable festival moment.
They’ll be joined by the award-winning Kate Tempest, ‘Luther’ actor and music fanatic Idris Elba, ‘Suddenly I See’ songwriting hero KT Tunstall, and Sheffield duo Slow Club.
It comes with the news of an incredible Family Programme confirmed for the weekend, with Horrible Histories bringing their Barmy Britain Live Show to the Main Stage. Alongside dance workshops, craft zones, magical storytelling, and even circus activities.
From top to bottom, Standon Calling is lining itself up to be the true definitive festival weekend of the summer. Providing entertainment across the board for all music fans and all ages, continuing its long-standing reputation for remarkable musical memories and stunning performances. This year already sees confirmed headliners Orbital and Clean Bandit primed for landmark moments. Along with the likes of; Slaves, Laura Mvula, Gary Numan, Nothing But Thieves, Steve Mason, !!! (chk chk chk), and British Sea Power.
With a very special Sunday night headliner yet to be announced, Standon Calling once again promises a weekend that’s guaranteed to astound and amaze in music-lead treats.
Whether it’s adults letting their hair down until 4 am to the rings of late-night dance, or dipping in the outdoor swimming pool. Kids aged from toddlers to teens enjoying a daytime array of unique activities and celebrated entertainment. Or even dogs participating in the renowned Standon Calling Dog Show, there’s something unmistakably new at every corner of Standon Calling.
Standon Calling takes place in the stunning Hertfordshire countryside between 27 – 30th July.
Read more about what’s on offer across the weekend on their website here; Stanton-Calling.com
Tier tickets have already sold out, with Tier 2 now available; Purchase Tickets. See the full line-up below.