Monday, March 25, 2019

Bestival Toronto: Full line-up released

As Bestival gears up for June's inaugural Toronto edition of the event, curator Rob da Bank has unveiled details of the full lineup, and it's set to be a biggie! Featuring a healthy dose of global big names, alongside new local Canadian talent, Bestival Toronto...

Bestival 2017: New names added

Wiley, Loyle Carner, Twin Atlantic, Fatman Scoop and Nick Mulvey are among the names added to this year's Bestival following a massive expansion of the already-packed lineup. Set to be headlined by the already-announced Pet Shop Boys, The xx and A Tribe Called Quest, other...

Bestival news: Nile Rodgers and Chic confirmed to headline

Following his announcement during a recent Billboard videocast, Nile Rodgers has confirmed he will join his Chic band to headline the Sunday night slot at this year's Bestival in the Isle of Wight. The slot, reserved for 'legendary' artists means Rodgers will feel right at...

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...

Bestival 2016: Caravanserai lineup announced

With less than three weeks to go until Bestival opens its gates for another year, Rob Da Bank and co have announced the full line-up for the site's Caravanserai. Nestled within Bestival's Stardust Field, the Caravanserai will feature a shedload of vintage caravans and Wurlitzers...

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 2015: Invaders of the Future stage announced

Bestival organisers have announced the lineup for their Invaders of the Future stage. Known as the 'lifeblood of new music', the Invaders of the Future stage will see Bestival attendees witness some of the best in new music, from the likes of Lion Babe,...

Bestival 2016: Royce Wood Junior, JP Cooper, Clean Cut Kid and more for ‘Invaders Of The Future’ stage

Royce Wood Junior, Eska, JP Cooper and Clean Cut Kid are amongst the wealth of new names unveiled for Bestival's Invaders Of The Future stage. The stage, which is frequently known as being the 'lifeblood of new music', will see Bestival attendees witness some of...

Bestival 2016: Slow Motion hideaway retreat announced

Following last year's debut, Bestival organisers have announced the return of their Slow Motion hideaway retreat. Once-again situated toward the north entrance of the field, Slow Motion promises a zen-like experience away from the hustle of the main event, with the likes of The The...

Bestival 2015: The Feast Collective confirms return

Following the recent announcement of Missy Elliott's headline fixture, Bestival organisers have now confirmed the return of The Feast Collective, an announcement that's likely to set tongues waggling for the foodies out there. Set to include the likes of American BBQ joint Hang Fire Smokehouse...