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Festival line-up updates – 22 Jun 2011

By | Published on Wednesday 22 June 2011

Standon Calling

CLOUD 9 FESTIVAL, Love Lane Farm, Cheshire, 6 Aug: This rural one-day bash will host Ed Sheeran, The Futureheads, Scratch Perverts and The Sunshine Underground on its eclectic roster, with performances from Inspirational Carpets man Clint Boon, Too Young To Love, Rotating Leslie and Cassette Jam also on the cards.

STANDON CALLING, Standon, Hertfordshire, 11-14 Aug: Closing additions to this year’s Standon Calling line-up are Dananananaykroyd, Bastille, The Hempolics and Pushing Hands. They join acts including Lamb, Spiritualized, Battles and Hercules & Love Affair on the overall bill.

SWN, Various Venues, Cardiff, Wales, 20-23 Oct: The Fall, The Joy Formidable and Herman Dune lead the first portion of acts confirmed to appear at this year’s Swn showcase, closely followed by the likes of Benjamin Francis Leftwich, And So I Watch You From Afar, The History Of Apple Pie and The Victorian English Gentlemens Club. Founded by DJ Huw Stephens, the newly-extended festival will also showcase the best from Welsh and worldly film and arts projects across assorted Cardiff-based venues.