Paul Weller, Editors, Doves for Hop Farm 2009

Pigeon Detectives, Howling Bells and more for Kent festival

Paul Weller, Editors, Doves, The Pigeon Detectives and Echo And The Bunnymen are among the bands playing the 2009 Hop Farm Festival.

Florence And The Machine, Howling Bells, Mystery Jets and Super Furry Animals will also perform at this year’s festival, which takes place on July 4 and 5 at Paddock Wood in Kent.

The line-up so far is:

Saturday July 4
The Pigeon Detectives
Echo And The Bunnymen
Florence And The Machine
Noah And The Whale
Howling Bells
Etienne De Crecy
Dr Lektroluv
The Twilight Sad
Let’s Wrestle
The Good The Bad

Sunday July 5
Paul Weller
Super Furry Animals
Mystery Jets
The Rifles
That Petrol Emotion
Scratch Perverts
Alex Gopher
Burn The Negative
65 Days Of Static
Fight Like Apes

More names will be announced soon. To check the availability of Hop Farm tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now, or call 0871 230 1094.