TINIE TEMPAH JOINS THE GIANT LINE UP
@ THE ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL 2012
ALSO ADDED TO THE BILL
SATURDAY 23RD JUNE –
SUNDAY 24TH JUNE-
BAND OF SKULLS…JOAN ARMATRADING
THE BIG TOP
FRIDAY 22ND JUNE –
GROOVE ARMADA PRESENT RED LIGHT
SATURDAY 23RD JUNE-
SUNDAY 24TH JUNE-
BLACK STONE CHERRY…SPECTOR…ZULU WINTER…
THE MILK & SWITCHFOOT
THE GARDEN STAGE
CRYSTAL CASTLES…THE CHARLATANS TELLIN’ STORIES…
PENGUIN PRISON…X….TERRY REID…TENSHEDS…
& BRIT FLOYD
21 – 24 JUNE 2012
Tickets on sale now!
As if the line up wasn’t amazing as it was, just confirmed to the The Isle of Wight Festival 2012 line up is the simply unstoppable Tinie Tempah and one of the UK’s most exciting artists, Labrinth appearing on the main stage on Saturday 23rd June. Also joining the line up on Sunday 24th are alternative rock band Band of Skulls and award winning singer and guitarist Joan Armatrading.
For the first time, on Friday 22nd June the Isle of Wight Festival 2012 will host a dance night in the atmospheric Big Top and headlining are the unique Groove Armada present Red Light who will bring
their 4-deck, multi F-X, audiovisual DJ experience to the Festival.
Watch this space, as more top acts will be announced in the New Year. Sunday 24th June sees the loud guitars and larger than life drumming of Black Stone Cherry, Spector, Zulu Winter, The Milk and Switchfoot turn up the heat.
Appearing on the Garden Stage will be festival favourites the Brit Floyd who are headlining on Thursday 21st June. The exceptional Crystal Castles will headline on Friday 22nd June with Penguin Prison. Headlining on Saturday 23rd June will be The Charlatans, an inspirational force in British music who will be performing their iconic album Tellin’ Stories in full. American punk rock band X and singer-songwriter Terry Reid also join the line-up.
This festival is giving other festivals a complete run for their money this year. The lineup is so eclectic, there is truly something for everyone… whether you enjoy classic rock, or house music…the genre list is endless! It is going to be one mighty big festival!! For those wanting to celebrate the summer in style, look no further than the Isle of Wight Festival 2012!
If you still aren’t swayed please have a look at my review from last year Isle of Wight 2011
Alternatively, head over to the official Isle of Wight Festival Facebook site Facebook.com/iwfestival and follow us on Twitter @IsleofWightFest.
2012 LINE UP:
TOM PETTY & THE HEARTBREAKERS · PEARL JAM · BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN & THE E STREET BAND · GROOVE ARMADA PRESENT RED LIGHT · THE DARKNESS · ELBOW · BIFFY CLYRO · NOEL GALLAGHER’S HIGH FLYING BIRDS · EXAMPLE · TINIE TEMPAH · NOAH AND THE WHALE · THE VACCINES · FEEDER · MADNESS · LABRINTH · BAND OF SKULLS · JOAN ARMATRADING · PROFESSOR GREEN · WRETCH 32 · BLACK STONE CHERRY · LOICK ESSIEN · CLEMENT MARFO & THE FRONTLINE · SPECTOR · ZULU WINTER · THE MILK · SWITCHFOOT · BOYCE AVENUE · BRIT FLOYD · CRYSTAL CASTLES · THE CHARLATANS TELLIN’ STORIES · PENGUIN PRISON · THE CHRISTIANS · TERRY REID
The Isle of Wight Festival takes place 21 – 24 June @
Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight
Keep up to date with the Festival at www.isleofwightfestival.com
p.s Any Bloggers going? If so we should do a blogging meet up at this fab festival!