The Rumble Strips added to Standon Calling
United Kingdom | 14 July 2009
The Rumble Strips are among the latest acts confirmed for this week's Standon Calling.
Kap Bambino, When Saints Go Machine, Fanfarlo, Dead Kids, Invasion, Mothlite and Richard James have been added along with Portasound, Modernaire, Downtown Wolves, Jonny Woo and Gay Bingo.
Greg Wilson, Jagz Kooner, Dave Haslam, Riotous Rockers, Dan Beaumont Of Disco Bloodbath, Eddy Temple-Morris (The Remix) and 65 Days of Static DJs have also been announced on the ones and twos over the weekend.
And elsewhere Standon Calling presents: Intergalactic dressing up competition, Stranger Than Paradise’s CCCP Cosmonaut Training Centre, Hot air ballooning, Rockaoke, Book Club Boutique tipi, Skandalous! presents: Intergalactic Red Light District, Underwater Disco, Beach Hut Karaoke, Heritage Arts’ Heliocentre live theatre experience, Extra-terrestrial experts from CERN, Astrological Blind Date with alien Cilla plus a host of futuristic festival shenanigans.
Organisers have also revealed that there will be a special Sunday only ticket for just £35.
Tickets are already on sale priced at £89 for a weekend camping pass, with £2.50 per ticket going to the charity Phoenix Futures, a charity who support victims of drug and alcohol abuse across the UK.
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Femi Kuti And The Positive Force, Ladytron, Tony Christie and Easy Star All Stars are among the many names already announced.
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This year organisers have made the event space themed with NASA space camps, tethered hot air balloons, the annual fancy dress competition and Galileo’s Space Observatory making it feel like you’re Neil Armstrong.
The festival will also include secret areas, cutting edge music, spoken word performances, art installations, interactive theatre, swimming pool - with underwater dance area - boutique camping and a children's area.