• "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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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The fresh and innovative three-piece band curves the worlds of emotion through their intimate sound of soul-electronica. Animating a spectrum of sensations into a tangible form of delicate rhythms and captivating voice, they feel the thirsty ears with authentic soulful vibes and leave you pondering in the labyrinths of self. By exploring the interaction of sound/space/visual imagery they forge an immersive experience which challenges audiences to re-evaluate their expectations of live performance.

Following their successful debut, Sophro has recently launched their first EP Gone For Now in collaboration with a visual artist Carlos Bernal aka Atipyka.