Edwyn Collins to headline Lounge On The Farm

Edwyn Collins has been announced as the Sunday (12 July) night headliner for this year's Lounge On The Farm.

The former-Orange Juice man heads up a batch of new acts confirmed for the Canterbury event including The Aliens, Dub Pistols and Bent, who will perform an exclusive live set.

Mercury nominated Portico Quartet, The King Blues and Cage The Elephant will also perform as well as Ghost Of A Thousand, It Hugs Back, The XX, Ipso Facto and S.C.U.M..

DJ Food And DK, Greco Roman Soundsystem and Drums Of Death are also set to play the three-day event as well as Ross Allen, Raf Daddy and Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs.

Today’s announcements join Mr Scruff, Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip, Wild Beasts and more.

Click here to see the latest Lounge On The Farm line-up.

Lounge On The Farm 2009
will take place at Merton Farm, Canterbury from 10-12 July.

Early bird tickets are on sale now, but are selling fast. They are available now at £85 for an adult weekend ticket, with children prices available too.

Click here to buy Lounge On The Farm tickets.

Organisers have announced that the festival site is set for a facelift this summer, but it should still include local ales, a Village Green and loads for children including a crèche, workshops and baby yoga.

The capacity has been capped at 5,000 again, giving the event a very intimate feel.