• "Amazing setting, lovely people, great mix of music & a real ale tent right next to where I was DJing!"  - Mr Scruff

  • "It's unlike any other festival. One of the highlights of summer!"  - The Charlatans

  • "I loved Kendal Calling!"  - Mark Chadwick, The Levellers

  • Best Medium Festival 2013 & 2016 Best Small Festival 2010 & 2011, Best Toilets 2015!

  • "Run to the hills for this small, family-friendly indie-dance festival. Small but beautifully formed"  - The Independent

  • "Kendal Calling is loved as much for its breathtaking setting in rolling green fields as for its top-notch lineup"  - Sunday Times

  • "Kendal Calling is the best small festival in anywhere and everywhere!"  - Seasick Steve

  • "It's like Glastonbury at its best!! Happy beautiful people from the north. Long live Kendal Calling!"  - Doves

Merigot Boost Sound are a Carlisle / Glasgow four-piece infusing elements of funk, rock, ska, indie and psychedelia with relentless big dancey guitar riffs,  foot-steppin’ beats and catchy hooks. 
After only forming fully in November 2016, Merigot Boost Sound have been showcased several times by BBC Introducing and have enjoyed Radio One air time whilst building a steady following across the north of England and South of Scotland and seem to be turning heads wherever they go with their distinctive bump ‘n’ grind cartoon rock anything-goes-as-long-as-it’s-banging approach to music!