Grace Jones to Headline Standon Calling Posted on Fri 17th March 2017
joining previously announced headliners: Orbital and Clean Bandit
The iconic Grace Jones is set to headline this year's Standon Calling joining previously announced headliners Orbital and Clean Bandit.
Standon Calling takes place from Friday 28th - Sunday 30th July at Standon Lordship, Standon, Hertfordshire, SG11 1PR. The festival is about much more than just the music and they’re keen to support interesting artists of all ilks, be they painters, sculptors, writers, actors, comedians or even chefs. A different theme takes over the event each year, reflected in the interactive theatre, art installations, set designs, and outrageous outfits their guests dream up.
They’re pretty sure we’re the only UK festival to feature a swimming pool and their guests make enthusiastic use of that too. They know the people that come to Standon are special so they make an effort to make them feel appreciated. They also like to keep our fields clean and green. Aside from only working with caterers that care about their refuse, they also employ an on-site environmental army to recycle as much as possible and ensure that nothing stays on site that shouldn’t after the event.
Artists already confirmed for Standon Calling 2017 are: Orbital, Clean Bandit, Slaves, Editors, Laura Mvula, Kate Tempest, Nothing But Thieves, Gary Numan, Kt Tunstall, Steve Mason, British Sea Power, !!! (Chk Chk Chk), Slow Club, Nadia Rose, Fickle Friends, Cabbage, Dutch Uncles, Akala, Kero Kero Bonito, Idles, Doc Brown, Horse Meat Disco, Plastic Mermaids, Lucy Spraggan, Charlie Cunningham, Strong Asian Mothers, John Hassall And The April Rainers, Yonaka, Skinny Living, Peluche , The Cuban Brothers, Prep, Longy, Tangerines, Venn, The Early Years, Club Drive, Jae Tyler, Alex Francis, Baron Goodlove & The Dreadful Noise, Volkova Sisters, Maddox, Waste, Bring Your Own Brass, Catherine Mcgrath, The Wandering Hearts, Cronicle, Outlya, Tin Pigeons, Josephine And The Artizans, Hattie Whitehead and Andy Grant Trio
DJ Sets From: Joe Goddard (Hot Chip), Faithless, Jax Jones, Lindstrøm, Idris Elba, Dj Yoda: Stranger Things Set, Maxxi Soundsystem, Edward Adoo, The Menendez Brothers, Jive Talk, Kalyde, Zig-A Zig-Ah, Bear Grooves, Kid Fiesta
Cowshed Takeovers From: Sink The Pink, Hospitality, Mike Skinner & Murkage Presents Tonga and Feeling Gloomy Presents Bowie Disco
Plus lots of family entertainment
Standon Calling Ticket Information
Adult Weekend from - £137
Teen Weekend - from £97
Child Weekend from - £35
Infant Weekend from - £5