Fact: Primal Scream, The Charlatans and Basement Jaxx have been unveiled at the headliners for U.K. festival Kendal Calling. Mystery Jets and Ash will also perform at the event, which takes place in the Lake District, north-west England from 26-28 July (13).
Fact: Britain's 2009 Isle of Wight festival is set to be a real blast from the past with former stadium rockers Simple Minds joining the reunited ULTRAVOX, Neil Young and folk star JUDY COLLINS on the bill. THE Prodigy and Basement Jaxx will headline the weekend music event in June (09).
Fact: The Pet Shop Boys and Basement Jaxx have contributed mixes to a new Yoko Ono tribute album, called OPEN THE BOX. The 14-track album features new versions of the singer/songwriter's hits, like GIVE PEACE A CHANCE and WALKING ON THIN ICE.