Friday, 26 June 2009

Field Day announce more bands

There are some new additions added to the already stellar lineup for this years Field Day event.

The great Wild Beasts who are already having a great year and are tipped for success, King Charles who has met a heap of applause from the likes of Rob Da Bank, Zane Lowe and Huw Stephens, 80s soul influenced, punk funkers The Invisible who combine members of Hot Chip, Polar Bear, Acoustic Ladyland, Gramme and Jade Fox, electro maestro Jon Hopkins, NME coollisted The Devil Made Me Do It and the Bowie endorsed Fanfarlo.

As well as the awesome new acts the lineup so far consists of:

Mogwai (only English festival show), The Horrors, Little Boots (live), Santigold, Mystery Jets, Juana Molina, Toumani Diabate,

Mumford and Sons, Micachu & The Shapes, The Big Pink, Audion, The XX, The Temper Trap, Rusko, Plugs, (UK festival exclusive), Fake Blood, Four Tet, Erol Alkan, James Yorkston, Apes And Androids, Final Fantasy, Malcolm Middleton, Aeroplane, Fennesz, Errors, Skream, S.C.U.M, First Aid Kit.

Need I say more?

If that's not enough there are also Sack and Egg and Spoon races, Tug of War, a Watermelon Relay Race and Splat The Rat. Alternatively, just sit on some hay bales and stuff your face with homemade cake.

I can't wait.

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