Monday, August 10, 2020

Video: Missy Elliott – ‘Get Your Freak On / Work It’ (Live at Bestival 2015)

Just under a fortnight ago, Missy Elliott made her return to the UK, closing Bestival 2015 following a long-overdue hiatus on the live scene. Arguably one of the most-exciting acts to grace Robin Hill Park over the Bestival weekend, Missy laid down the gauntlet with...

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 announce disco-inspired 2014 theme

The organisers of the annual Bestival music event have announced that their 2014 theme is to be inspired by disco, dubbed 'Desert Island Disco'. The release on the official website of the festival, which is set to kick off on 4th September, describes the event...

JägerHaus confirm Bestival return with Joe Goddard, Shadow Child and more

Jägermeister have announced the final stop of their summer festival tour, bringing their acclaimed JägerHaus to this weekend's Bestival in Dorset. Set to continue on from their success at Lovebox, Citadel and Kendal Calling, the JägerHaus will reach Bestival in a big way -...

Bestival 2015: Temple Island line-up announced

Whilst Bestival may well be a party in itself, all-eyes have been firmly fixed on the 'Temple Island', the so-called 'naughty' area of the festival, and this year marks one of the most impressive line-ups the Temple has hosted to date. Featuring the who's-who in...

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 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...

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...

Review: London Grammar at Bestival 2018

It's safe to say eyebrows were raised when, earlier this year, Bestival organisers announced London Grammar as their 2018 Saturday night headliners. Sure the trio really can do no wrong - with two albums under their belt, both of which have become spectacular works of...

Bestival 2016: Miley Cyrus rumoured?

Whilst you're all down in the dumps at the thought of being back at work after the Christmas break (plus, let's face it, the UK weather's still really shitty), the fact that summer isn't too far off should at least be a massive glimmer...