Standon Calling 2013 kicks off in Hertfordshire

PUBLISHED: 21:14 01 August 2013 | UPDATED: 10:18 05 August 2013

The main stage at Standon Calling 2012 [Picture: PG Brunelli]

The main stage at Standon Calling 2012 [Picture: PG Brunelli]

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STANDON Calling 2013 kicks off in Hertfordshire tomorrow (Friday), with a line-up including Digitalism, Bastille, De La Soul and AlunaGeorge over the weekend.

Digitalism will headline the first night of Hertfordshire music festival Standon Calling 2013Digitalism will headline the first night of Hertfordshire music festival Standon Calling 2013

The three-day music festival takes place in the grounds of Standon Lordship from Friday, August 2 to Sunday, August 4.

The main stage will be headlined by Digitalism on the opening night, with Band of Skulls and De La Soul topping the bill over the following two days.

The likes of Pompeii chart starts Bastille, acclaimed duo AlunaGeorge, London Grammar and King Charles also playing the festival over the weekend.

In keeping with the festival’s ‘Running Away From The Circus’ theme, the Big Top arena will showcase circus acts and bands by day, before giving way to DJs curated by Audio Doughnuts at night.

Bastille will play the opening day of music festival Standon Calling 2013 [Picture: www.gregorynolan.com]Bastille will play the opening day of music festival Standon Calling 2013 [Picture: www.gregorynolan.com]

Welsh trio The Joy Formidable will headline Friday night in the tent.

Situated handily next to the swimming pool, The Lordship Stage on the lawns of the 16th century manor house will feature folk, americana and local acoustic acts.

The Crypt Sessions, Loose and Folkstock Arts Foundation have handpicked a select line-up for each day.

The Friday stage line-ups and set times are as follows:

MAIN STAGE

Digitalism 22.45

Bastille 21.00

Shields 19.30

Lazy Habits & Miss Baby Sol 18.00

Mary Epworth & the Jubilee Band 16.35

Maddox 15.40

THE BIG TOP

The Joy Formidable 21.45

Toy 20.10

Revere 18.45

Bibelots 17.30

Nick and the Sun Machine 16.30

Rockaoke 14.10

Standon People’s Circus 13.15.

THE BIG TOP (by night)

Mele 03.00

Nina Kraviz 02.00

Roy Davis Jr 01.00

Two Inch Punch 00.00

Debian Blak 23.30

Benin City 23.00.

LORDSHIP STAGE

Lucy Rose 22.50

Emily And The Woods 21.05

Sivu 19.50

Thomas J Speight 18.40

Alev Lenz 17.40

The Title Sequence 16.40

Lowpines 15.50

Gibson Bull 15.00

Matthew Neel 14.10.

Line-up and times subject to change.


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