It's a Kendal Calling hook up...

IDLES brought out slowthai during their Kendal Calling set at the weekend.

The two acts are developing a close relationship - both were nominated for the Hyundai Mercury Prize, and clowned around for cameras afterwards.

In a manner of speaking, they're actually competitors, with the winner set to be announced at a London ceremony on September 16th.

You'd never think so with this camaraderie, however: IDLES invited slowthai onstage at the climax of their Kendal Calling set.

Charging into 'Television', frontman Joe Talbot told the crowd: “Always be yourself, unless you can be Slowthai… then always be Slowthai.”

Watch some footage below.


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