A BAND who named their first album after Mistley’s iconic swans is set to perform at a top festival alongside platinum-selling bands and award-winning comedians.

Dingus Khan, whose first album was Support Mistley Swans, have been given a spot at the Latitude Festival, in Suffolk, this weekend.

The seven-piece band will be rubbing shoulders with Lily Allen, The Editors, Damon Albarn and The Black Keys, as well as top comedians Kevin Bridges, Dara O’Briain and Simon Amstall.

They will perform on the festival’s new Alcove stage tomorrow. For more, visit latitudefestival.com