Kendal Calling 2009 News

31 Jul 2009 - 02 Aug 2009
Lowther Estate, Penrith, Cumbria, UK
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KASMs thrown out of Kendal Calling
Dalston post-punk quartet KASMs claim to have been forcibly removed from the Kendal Calling 2009 site on Sunday (2 August) after allegedly damaging their drum kit during a raucous set on the We Are Calling stage.
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Camp Bestival early bird tickets on sale Thursday
Passes will be available for 2009 prices from 10am
Bang Fest cancelled, replaced with London rave
Organisers admit pulling the event was 'beyond their control'
Bombay Bicycle Club, Wild Beasts, more for Offset Festival
Post-punk festival bill grows
Fistful Of Fandango announces full line-up
Pete And The Pirates, Herman Dune, more to play
Reading Festival bans flags
Unprecedented move announced on official website
Wild Beasts in, Danananaykroyd out at Summer Sundae
Injury forces Scots out of Leicester festival
Nozstock 2009: Rated!
Rowden Paddocks, Bromyard, Herefordshire - 31 July - 2 August
Kendal Calling 2009: Rated!
Lowther Estate, Penrith, Cumbria - 31 July - 2 August
Sonisphere 2009: Rated!
Knebworth House - 1-2 August
Standon Calling 2009: Rated!
A secret venue near Standon - 1-3 August
Field Day 2009: Rated!
Victoria Park, London - 1 August
Camp Bestival 2009: Rated!
Lulworth Castle, Dorset - 24-26 July
Splendour In The Grass 2009
Byron Bay, NSW, Australia - 25-26 July
Indietracks 2009: Rated!
Midland Railway Centre, Ripley - 24-26 July
Global Gathering 2009: Rated!
Long Marston, Stratford-Upon-Avon - 4-25 July
Secret Garden Party 2009: Rated!
Secret location, Huntington - 23-26 July
WOMAD 2009: Rated!
Charlton Park, Wiltshire - 23-26 July
Truck Festival 2009: Rated!
Hill Farm, Steventon, Oxfordshire - 25-26 July
Camp Bestival 2009
Lulworth Castle, Dorset - 24-26 July
Limetree Festival 2009: Rated!
Lime Tree Farm, Ripon - 24-26 July
The Wickerman Festival 2009: Rated!
East Kirkcarswell Farm, Nr Kirkcudbright, Scotland - 25-26 July
1234 Shoreditch Festival 2009
Shoreditch Park, East London - 26 July
2000 Trees Festival 2009: Rated!
Upcote Farm, Withington - 17-18 July
Larmer Tree Festival 2009: Rated!
Larmer Tree Gardens, Dorset -15-19 July
Latitude Festival 2009: Rated!
Henham Park, Suffolk - 16-19 July
Lovebox Weekender 2009: Rated!
Victoria Park, London - 18-19 July
Glade Festival 2009: Rated!
Matterly Bowl, Winchester - 17-19 July
T In The Park 2009: Rated!
Balado Airfield, Kinross-shire, Scotland - 10-12 July
Cornbury 2009 - Family Review
Cornbury Park, Oxfordshire - 11-12 July
T In The Park 2009: Main Stage
The best from Balado's first arena
Loop Festival 2009: Rated!
Various, Brighton - 11 July
T In The Park 2009: Radio 1/NME Stage
The best bits from the festival's second stage
T In The Park 2009: King Tut's Wah Wah Tent
The top ten bands from the weekend reviewed
Guilfest 2009: Rated!
Stoke Park, Guildford - 10-12 July
Lounge On The Farm 2009: Rated!
Merton Farm, Canterbury 10-12 July
Beat Herder Festival 2009: Rated!
Dockber Farm, near Clitheroe - 3-5 July
Hop Farm Festival 2009: Rated!
Hop Farm, Paddock Wood, Kent - 4-5 July
Wireless 2009
Hyde Park, London - 4-5 July
Blissfields Festival 2009
Bradley Farm, Hampshire - 3-4 July
Glastonbury Top Tens: The Other Stage
VF picks the best acts from Glasto's second stage
Glastonbury Top Tens: The best of the rest
Highlights from John Peel, Jazz World, Avalon, Arcadia, more
Glastonbury Top Tens: The Park Stage
Who shone in the Emily Eavis curated arena?
Glastonbury Top Tens: The Pyramid Stage
Who were the best from the weekend on the main stage?
Hard Rock Calling 2009: Rated!
Hyde Park, London - 26-28 June
Glastonbury Festival 2009: Rated!
Worthy Farm, Pilton, Somerset 24-28 June
Big Session Festival 2009: Rated!
De Montfort Hall, Leicester - 19-21 June
Winterwell Festival 2009 - Rated!
Secret location, Gloucestershire - 19-21 June
Beach Break Live 2009: Rated!
Port Lympne, Kent 16-19 June
Stuart Galbraith - Sonipshere's comeback king
On Sonisphere, Download, Live Nation and Axl Rose
Rob da Bank @ Camp Bestival 2009
We caught up with the organiser to see how things were going
Nile Rodgers @ Camp Bestival 2009
VF chat about James Blunt, Insomnia and more
Vince Power - the Benicassim boss
We chat to the man in charge of Spain's biggest festival
Melvin Benn: marking out Latitude
The organiser talks about Reading and Leeds too
Vince Power - Hop Farm's Godfather
A rare audience with
Dreadzone: 'tents were flying up in the air'
Greg Roberts talks to VF's John Bownas
The Big One: The Big Chill 2009
Eastnor Castle, Herefordshire - 7-9 August
The Big One: Sonisphere 2009
The Big One: Secret Garden Party
A secret location, Cambridgeshire 23-26 July
The Big One - Latitude 2009
Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk 16-19 July
Glastonbury 2009: the delights of the night
Our insomniac reporter Ali Ryland finds out what happens after dark
The Big One - T In The Park 2009
Balado, Kinross-shire - 10-12 July
Glastonbury 2009: The Dice Man
Choosing what to see on the roll of a dice...
GlastO-A-P: granny does Glastonbury
'I got high just walking through the Stone Circle field'
Glasto 09: the experiences of an Oxfam steward
Stewarding - the budget approach to Glastonbury enjoyment
The Big One: Glastonbury Festival 2009
Worthy Farm, Pilton, Somerset - 24-28 June
Kendal Calling sells out
All the tickets for this year's Kendal Calling have been snapped up.
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Tunng helps Kendal Calling complete line-up
Tunng heads up the latest names confirmed for this year's Kendal Calling, as the festival completes its line-up.
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Ash announced as final Kendal Calling headliners
Ash will bring this year's Kendal Calling to a close, headlining the main stage on the Sunday (2 August) night.
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The Zutons and more answer Kendal Calling
The Zutons head up the latest acts announced for this year's Kendal Calling.
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The Streets to headline Kendal Calling
The Streets are the first headliner to be announced for this year's Kendal Calling.
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Kendal Calling moves location, tickets on sale
Organisers of Kendal Calling have announced that the festival will be moving to a new site for 2009.
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