First names for Lounge On The Farm announced

Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip and Mr Scruff are among the first names announced for this year's Lounge On The Farm.

Leeds theatrical poppers Wild Beasts, Gong, James Taylor Quartet and Steve Hillage Band are also set for the Kent event alongside DJ Format, rising London boys The Invisible and The Wave Pictures.

Baddies, Zomby and Toddla T And MC Serosee are also set to appear as well as Joe Gideon And The Shark, Flamboyant Bella, Onlookers, 6 Day Riot and Jeremy Warmsley.

Other names confirmed today include Hobo Jones And The Junkyard Dogs, Jonquil, Cherbourg, Peggy Sue, The Congregation, Trevor Moss And Hannah-Lou, The Simonsound and Syd Arthur.

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 £65 for an adult weekend ticket, with children prices available too.

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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.