Sunday, December 15, 2019

Bestival 2016: Initial lineup revealed

The Cure, Hot Chip and Major Lazer have been confirmed as headliners for this summer's Bestival, following the announcement of the first waves of acts across the Isle of Wight weekender. The reveal, which coincides one day after Bestival's 'future theme' unveiling, also leaves a...

The 2018 Bestival line-up will land this week

Bestival organiser Rob Da Bank has confirmed this year's first wave line-up announcement will land later this week. Taking to Twitter in a post which saw the founder gear-up in attire aligning with this year's circus theme, it was revealed that the 2018 list of...

Bestival organisers announce new Southampton ‘Common People’ Festival

Bestival curator Rob Da Bank has announced a brand new festival in the summer's calendar. Taking place on the Bank Holiday weekend of 23rd and 24th May, Common People will see the Bestival spirit start early in Southampton Common. Of the new event, da...

DJ Yoda confirms Glastonbury / Bestival 2015 appearances

Hot on the heels of his impressive new album Breakfast Of Champions, DJ Yoda has confirmed he will bring the new collection to various festivals across the UK this summer. Kicking off at Devon's Lemonfest, Yoda will also bring the project to Glastonbury and Bestival,...

Bestival takes itself to Asia, announcing Bestival Bali 2017

After its success in Canada last year (alongside of course its continued place nestled within the UK's own festival calendar), Bestival organisers have revealed the latest string to their bow, as they expand to Asia for the first time since the brand was conceived...

Bestival announce 2018 plans; new Circus theme and new dates

Bestival organisers have announced their 2018 plans, with an all new theme and at a new time of year to boot. Set to return for its second year at Dorset's Lulworth Estate, Bestival 2018 will now take place on 2nd-5th August, one month prior...

Busta Rhymes to join Bestival 2014 lineup

Busta Rhymes has been added to the line-up for this years Bestival, organisers have confirmed. Confirming the news, organisers Rob da Bank said "Woo hah people! Yes it's true, Busta Rhymes has got you all in check and he's coming to Bestival for his...

Skream, Route 94, Horse Meat Disco confirmed for Bestival

British producer/DJ Oliver Jones, aka Skream, has confirmed he is to bring his 'Skreamism' set to this year's Bestival, accompanied by Route 94 and Horse Meat Disco. Confirming the announcement moments ago, Skream's addition means he will join the likes of Outkast, Chic, Busta Rhymes...

Basement Jaxx, Paloma Faith & Candi Staton added to Bestival lineup

Basement Jaxx, Paloma Faith, and disco heroine Candi Staton have been added to this year's Bestival lineup, organiser Rob Da Bank has announced. The announcement, which follows recent confirmation of appearances by Chic, Outkast, Chase & Status and Beck, means that this year's Bestival is...

Diplo and Mark Ronson added as third Bestival 2018 headliner

The long-awaited third headliner for this summer's Bestival have been announced. Having already revealed London Grammar and M.I.A. as bill-toppers for 2018, this summer will also see Diplo and Mark Ronson perform under their new Silk City project on Bestival's Friday night. Of the new...