Monday, October 21, 2019

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: Shy FX Party On The Moon announced

Following last year's success, Bestival organisers have have announced the return of Shy FX's Party On The Moon for 2016's opening night. Set to hit Isle of Wight on Thursday 8th September, Shy FX's curated stage in the Bollywood tent will play host to Giggs,...

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: FKA Twigs announced

Organisers of one of the festival calendar's hottest events have confirmed FKA Twigs as the latest act to appear at this summer's Bestival. Set to join the already-bulging line-up on the weekend of 10th September, Bestival curator Rob Da Bank said of the 2 Weeks...

Bestival 2016: Diplo, Carl Cox, Fatboy Slim for new Spaceport stage 

Following their recent future-themed announcement, Bestival organisers have confirmed that their heavily lauded Port stage is no longer, instead replaced with The Spaceport for 2016 (and potentially beyond). Set to be headlined by Carl Cox, Diplo and Fatboy Slim, the new Spaceport has been described...

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: Wiz Khalifa and Sean Paul to headline

Wiz Khalifa and Sean Paul will join The Cure, Hot Chip and Major Lazer as the final confirmed headliners for this summer's Bestival. Set to play Bestival's closing spot on Sunday 11th September, both artists will go head-to-head for a 'future soundclash' - something which...

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 2015 announce ‘Summer of Love’ theme

Following various teasers, Bestival organisers have announced the event's return for this summer, confirming their 'Summer of Love' theme. Unveiled moments ago, the announcement was released with the following message - "Hear this as the first of the whispers… the festival returns to its roots....