Hi everyone and welcome to another 405 news roundup bringing you the latest in entertainment, art and music. In todays roundup we have the news about Standon Calling, My Bloody Valentine, A Lord of the Rings prequel and Blur. Enjoy! TONY CHRISTIE, LADYTRON AND ED HARCOURT ARE AMONGST THE FIRST TO GIG FOR THIS YEAR'S STANDON CALLING This festival is to be held in Hertfordshire between July 31st to August 2. Other acts that have been confirmed so far are:- Femi Kuti And The Positive Force Tony Christie Ladytron Sun Ra Arkestra The Whip Easy Star All Stars Ed Harcourt Chrome Hoof Micachu And The Shapes Eddy Temple-Morris Dave Haslam Son Of Dave Paloma Faith We Have Band Dent May And His Magnificent Ukulele Casiokids The Iinvisible Selfish Cunt Chew Lips Josh Weller A Human Louis Barrabas and The Bedlam Six Pulled Apart By Horses Hook And Twin Delirium Tremens First Aid Kit Your Twenties Citadels For more information go to NME.COM/GIGS or call 0871 230 1094. MY BLOODY VALENTINE TO ADD NEW MEMBERS Kevin Shields, the lead of the band, says that there could be more members joining the band. So expect some more folk blues style music from them in the future! PREQUEL TO LORD OF THE RINGS: THE HOBBIT Peter Jackson and Guillermo Del Toro have decided to spread the Hobbit across two movies including the White Council and the comings and goings of Gandalf to Dol Guldur. This film will not bridge the 60 year gap between the Fellowship of the Ring and The Hobbit. BLUR INTRODUCE TWO CLUB GIGS BEFORE THEIR MASSIVE SUMMER SHOWS These two shows are going to be held first at the East Anglian Railway Museum in Chappel, Colchester on Saturday 13 June and then at London Goldsmith's College on Monday 22 June. They have recently reunited  for the first time in seven years in December 2008. Tickets are available to the Blur fanclub.