Santigold added to Field Day line-up

Santigold has been confirmed alongside a host of new acts for this year's Field Day.

The singer-songwriter, formerly known as Santogold, is to play an exclusive UK show at the festival along with The Horrors, Mystery Jets and Juana Molina.

Today's confirmations join Mogwai, Toumani Diabate, Erol Alkan and many more on the bill.


Click here for the latest Field Day line-up.

Field Day 2009 will take place at Victoria Park, Hackney in London on 8 August.

Organisers describe the event as a 'psychedelic summer fete' which this year will feature four stages of music, as well as wellie throwing, Morris dancing, a coconut shy, Ceiledh, tug of war and more offbeat activities to keep fans entertained as well.

Tickets are on sale now priced at £29.50 (plus booking fee) for a day pass.

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