Standon Calling Final Line-Up

Ace near London festival adds Metronomy, British Sea Power, Steve Mason and more to already mega bill.


Words by: Paul Benney

Started as a birthday party that got of hand for founder Alex Trenchard Standon Calling is a not for profit, no sponsorship, boutique three day festival that already has an awesome reputation and has this year put together one of the line-ups of the summer.

The final additions to the line-up in full are Metronomy, British Sea Power, Steve Mason, Jeffrey Lewis, Alice Russell, Wild Birds and Peacedrums, Telepathe, Three Trapped Tigers, Sleepy Sun, And So I Watch You From Afar, Lone Wolf, Swimming and Harry’s Gym.

Acts previously confirmed include Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club, Liars, Etienne De Crecy, Efterklang, These New Puritans, The Magic Numbers and Fucked Up.

The festival takes place in August from Friday 6th – Sunday 8th in Standon, Hertfordshire.

Weekend tickets are £95 and are available from the Standon Calling website at