Tuesday, July 14, 2020

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...

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 2015: The Port lineup announced

Following the announcement of FKA Twigs' appearance at the packed September weekend, Bestival organisers have unveiled the full lineup for The Port, aka the 4-day event's dance area. Set to see Skrillex close the show on the festival's final day, The Port will also see...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

Bestival 2017: Day splits finally revealed

With just three weeks to go until gates open, Bestival organisers have given further glimpses of what's to expect for this year's soiree after revealing the 2017 day-by-day stage splits. Set to be headlined by The xx (Friday) and The Pet Shop Boys (Sunday), this...