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

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

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

  • "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

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

  • 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


Our Fold are a four piece Indie/Rock band from Westhoughton near Bolton who have been going for roughly five years now. The band consists of three Howfen raised lads; Damien Riley on Lead Vocals and Guitar, Dan McLaren on Bass, Ryan Ambler on Drums and Gary Drury on Lead Guitar.

The band have played all over the UK and even a few places in Europe so far playing at some of Europe’s biggest festivals including Glastonbury, Hovefestivalen, Electric Picnic and for the fourth successive year last year at the Reading & Leeds Festivals opening the Festival Republic Stage. 

They have played with some of the biggest acts on the planet playing with The Prodigy, Kasabian, The Coral, Florence And The Machine,The Fratellis and The Enemy just to name a few.

Also the band acquired former Guitarist of The Stone Roses Aziz Ibrahim on Lead Guitar from 2009 till 2012 for live shows.

At the moment, Our Fold are signed to Dset Records and working on their debut album set for release for autumn 2012 recording it in Glasgow at Gorbals Sound Studios.