Foals, more for Lake of Stars 2011

Foals head up the latest acts for the Lake of Stars 2011 line up, with Freshlyground, Black Missionaries and Maskal also set to play the Malawian music festival.

The event will return to Sunbird Nkopola Lodge, Mangochi in Malawi from 30 September to 2 October with shows from Skeffa Chimoto, Lucius Banda and Baio from Vampire Weekend.

Gemma Cairney, Goldierocks, The Very Best and Dan ‘Chizi’ Aceda have also been confirmed along with Agorosso, Audiofarm, Blackafella & Massavega and Blasto.

Chechamba, Chris D, Danlu and DJ LBC will appear too with support from Jack Rooster, Lulu, Mafilika, Nanzikambe, The Soul Raiders, Satori, Shishani, Taygrin and Tonetic.

Now in its eigth year, the Lake of Stars festival is an international arts festival held on the lakeshore in Malawi showcasing a diverse mix of traditional and new African music, art, poetry, fashion, markets, food and more.

International Lake of Stars 2011 tickets are available now online for £85 (plus booking fee) with a number of flight, transfer, ticket and accommodation deals available too.

Head to the Lake of Stars official website for more options.

Want to know what to expect? Check out our Lake of Stars review from 2009.