• "One of the UK’s most picturesque festivals..."  - The Guardian

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

  • "Small, perfectly formed and serving up a wealth of old-fashioned hospitality"  - The Telegraph

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

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

  • "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

  • "Beautifully brilliant... one to remember"  - Manchester Evening News

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

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

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

Lindsay Munroe is a captivating new alt-indie artist based in Manchester. Bold and unflinchingly honest, she pairs swelling synths and swaggering guitars with painfully introspective lyrics, evoking acts like Sharon Van Etten, PJ Harvey and Marika Hackman. At once assured and startlingly vulnerable, her music invites you into her world, but on her terms.

After teasing new material at a sell-out hometown show, Munroe is gearing up for the 2020 release of her debut record, produced by Chris Hamilton (LUMP, Torres) and featuring Fern Ford (The Big Moon). Played heavily on ‘BBC Introducing’ in 2019, she has recently performed at ‘Dot to Dot Festival’ and toured with the likes of Luke Sital Singh and David Kitt.

“The Manchester acoustic scene’s most exciting young graduate.”- David Sue, Manchester Evening News

“A hugely promising debut from an extremely talented new artist.” IndieLondon

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