Noel Gallagher, Paolo Nutini, The Streets To Headline Kendal Calling 2024
The festival will take place at Lowther Deer Park in the Lake District between 1-4 August. The ticket pre-sale registration is open now.
Other acts on the bill include Paul Heaton & Rianne Downey, Heather Small, Keane, Sugababes, Pale Waves, Declan McKenna, Peace, Lightning Seeds, CMAT, The Lottery Winners, The Reytons, CMAT, Glasvegas, The Huuna, The Snuts, Kate Nash, Feeder, The Pigeon Detectives, Katy B and Red Rum Club.
Andy Smith, Kendal Calling co-founder, wrote in a statement: “After the week we have had, bring on the summer! It is with much joy and excitement we share with you today the biggest Kendal Calling line-up to date.
“From the incredible Paolo Nutini closing the Sunday night and Keane, Sugababes, Paul Heaton & Rianne Downey and Katy B gracing our fields for the first time, joined by old friends Noel Gallagher and his High Flying Birds and The Streets closing the Friday and Saturday night respectively, we have the perfect ingredients for a fantastically celebratory weekend.
“But as ever the most important ingredient is YOU – and we can’t to see you in the fields x.”
The festival will also host DJ sets from Phil Hartnoll of Orbital, Shy FX and Craig Charles, as well as stand-up comedy sets from Russell Howard and Paul Smith.
Meanwhile, former Manchester United and England player will be taking to the decks for a back-to-back DJ battle with Tim Burgess, frontman of The Charlatans. “I’m very excited about the prospect of DJing with Gary – he’s got great taste in music,” said Burgess in a statement. “Last time we shared a stage was when he joined The Charlatans on guitar. Can’t promise we’ll be doing any songs together but there might be an impromptu singalong at some point…”