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

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

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

  • "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!

  • "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

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

Dubbed by Fred Perry Subculture and This Feeling as “Big in 2016” and ones to watch in ‘2017’ Liverpool based four-piece The Jackobins have taken the UK’s music scene by storm and in the words of Leeds Festival “The Jackobins are Coming For You!”

Regionally championed by BBC Introducing Merseyside the band have also received national airplay with single Hasty named Radio X’s Track of The Week and previous singles Waiting On The Sun and One More Chance also airing on BBC Introducing Merseyside, BBC 6 and Radio X respectively Following a successful year of headlining and selling out venues across the country whilst also appearing on some of the UK’s most prestigious festivals including: Tramlines, Live at Leeds, Sound City, Y Not Festival, Dot To Dot and Leeds Festival The Jackobins are set for another busy year returning to the studio and embarking on a new UK Tour in early2017 with a number of festivals already confirmed.