Monday, September 23, 2019

Bestival 2016: More acts announced

As 2016's festival season prepares for kick-off (this weekend will see the likes of Common People, Radio 1's Big Weekend and We Are FSTVL open their gates), Bestival organisers have announced a wealth of new acts for this year's already-exhaustive lineup. Often seem as the...

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: Danny L Harle, Aled Jones and Rob Da Bank confirmed for joint set

Following their recent 'future theme' announcement, Bestival organiser Rob Da Bank has confirmed he will be joining forces with Danny L Harle and Aled Jones to pay tribute to Jungle and DnB in an epic one-off set. Announcing the news moments ago, da Bank, curator...

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 2015: Black Butter Soundsystem announced

Following the first wave of line-up announcements last month, Bestival organisers have confirmed that the hugely-respected Black Butter Records will take centre-stage at their own section of the Isle of Wight event. Set to take place at the Big Top on the opening day of...

Bestival Toronto 2016: Full line-up released

Rob Da Bank's Bestival will return to Canada once again for the second time round this year, with organisers confirming the first wave of the lineup. Set to be headlined by Tame Impala and The Cure, Bestival Toronto will also see the lies of...

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...

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...

Bestival 2017: ‘Slow Motion’ wellness area return announced

Whilst many eyes are fixated around next week's Glastonbury, it's often hard to forget that there's still other awesome events in the festival calendar. Sure Bestival may close the whole season but every year it manages to do it in such a spectacular way...

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...