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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Hailing from Wilmslow Cheshire,Singer Songwriter Liam McClair has been performing up and down the UK since 2014 with notable highlights being selling out headline shows in Manchester 2015 and 2016, a headline tour of Germany in 2016 performing at The Isle Of Wight Festival 2016, Kendal Calling 2016, back to back appearances at Dot To Dot 2015 and 2016 festival in Manchester and Nottingham.


Liam’s last release Fame reached #4 in the iTunes Singer Songwriter Charts and was greeted with high praise from BBC 6 Music and Amazing Radio.

Liam has opened for Circa Waves, Blossoms, Billy Bragg, Newton Faulkner and  Echo & The Bunnymen five times prompting front man Ian McCulloch to have Liam support him on half of his solo tour of the UK.