Bestival 2013 John Newman, Simian Mobile Disco Plus Many More Announced

25 Jul 2013
Subscribe To:
Bestival 2013 John Newman, Simian Mobile Disco Plus Many More Announced

Bestival 2013 John Newman, Simian Mobile Disco Plus Many More Announced

Latest live acts and DJs announced for Bestival's 10th Birthday including John Newman, Simian Mobile Disco, Pretty Lights, Kitty, Daisy & Lewis, Ella Eyre, Skinny Lister, Dub Pistols, Kate Boy, Pete Tong hosting a special arena 'Bestival's All Gone Pete Tong' and many more

It's a scorcher out there and in keeping with the glorious Great British summer, we've got red hot news of some ace new acts joining our incredible 10th birthday spectacular line-up this coming September 5th-8th, with an array of foot-stomping live action and dancefloor spanking DJs set to join Elton John, Snoop Dogg, Fatboy Slim, Franz Ferdinand, The Flaming Lips, Richie Hawtin, Carl Cox, Julio Bashmore and more on the decks of HMS Bestival. Plus we're unveiling plenty of Thursday night shenanigans including our Big Top and Replay With Rob da Bank line-ups and there's ticket, travel and premium camping news galore!

Rob da Bank says: "The sun is out, the sky is blue and we've got a load more acts for you! Bestival never stops booking live bands and DJs for your pleasure and this year's no different - from John Newman's soul swing to Simian Mobile Disco's intelligent rave and, if you haven't seen Pretty Lights electronic workout prepare to be blown away. Besti regulars Kitty, Daisy and Lewis, Dub Pistols and Mr Pete Tong plus a load of first timers are all queuing up to pop their Bestival cherry. Not long now people!"
Already worrying the plimsoll line with unutterably brilliant acts, there's still room for more good shipmates aboard the trusty HMS Bestival including recent UK singles chart Number One holder, John Newman. No stranger to topping the charts having already hit the summit with fellow Bestival billed pop behemoth Rudimental, John's soulful sounds are set to make him a truly big hitter. There's also live action from dancefloor geniuses Simian Mobile Disco, genre hopping glitch chief Pretty Lights, rock n roll torch bearers and Bestival stalwarts, Kitty Daisy & Lewis, skank masters the Dub Pistols, another Rudimental collaborating Number One type Ella Eyre, barnstorming party starters Skinny Lister, uplifting rock and electronica-clash collaborators Mixhell, chap-hop don Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer, Stockholm based quartet Kate Boy, dreamwave electro from Dream Koala, Southampton thrashers Polio, cosmic-pop chanteuse Zhala, Kent's melancholic indie tunesmith's Story Books and the impossibly young and talented Will Joseph Smith.

Stepping up to the decks on a mission to keep you dancing all weekend long are BBC Radio 1's original dance music champion Pete Tong who returns to our Wight isle to host Bestival's All Gone Pete Tong, Fabric resident and Scrutton Street shaker Daniel Avery, Wall of Sound top boy Mark Jonesand deep sea bass warrior Mumdance. Plus there will be sets from Lovesick, ComfyPorn DJs, Dan Hayes, Propaganda DJs and Across The Tracks DJs.

For the fifth year running, we are opening our doors to you lovely Bestivalites on Thursday and for our 10th birthday, we've got even more top drawer behaviour than ever before, with a jam-packed line-up in the Big Top that includes the amazing M.I.A., Justin Robertson, The Correspondents, Mark Jones,Sunday Best Forum Allstars, Kitty Daisy & Lewis, Bike To Bestival, Courtney Pine, and ourDruids Opening Ceremony all hosted by Peter Tautz The Right Toastmaster.

The Replay with Rob da Bank stage, will kick off on Thursday night, with upfront sounds from the aforementioned Mixhell, Tythe, Man Without Country, East India Youth, Dog Is Dead and Feeling Gloomy. But that's not all as there will be plenty of seafaring shenanigans across the site with a host of stages open including The Knees-Up Tent, Grand Palace Of Entertainment, Tomorrow's World, The Bandstand, Temple Island, Club Dada and the Polka Tent.

Bestival Announces
The Latest Additions To Our
Gargantuan 10th Birthday Line-Up
John Newman / Simian Mobile Disco / Pretty Lights / Kitty, Daisy & Lewis / Dub Pistols / Ella Eyre / Skinny Lister / Mixhell / Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer / Kate Boy / Dream Koala / Polio / Zhala / Story Books / Will Joseph Cook

Bestival's All Gone Pete Tong / Daniel Avery / Mark Jones / Mumdance / Lovesick / Comfyporn Djs / Dan Hayes (Subgiant) / Propaganda Djs / Across The Tracks


Tags: Bestival - John Newman - Simian Mobile Disco - Pretty Lights - Ella Eyre - Skinny Lister - Dub Pistols - Pete Tong

Subscribe To:

More Bestival

Bestival Pulls Off Major Coup With Busta Rhymes' First UK Festival Show

Festival organisers have managed to persuade Busta Rhymes to join the main stage line-up at this year's festival, marking the first time the American hip-hop...

Bestival Line-Up Just Keeps On Getting Better As Beck And Foals Join Outkast

Beck and Foals have been added to the line-up of this year’s Bestival festival, joining fellow headliners Outkast. Beck will headline the main stage on...

Bestival 2014 Lineup Kicks Off With OutKast Announcement

The reunited hip-hop outfit OutKast are the first act to be announced for the Bestival 2014 line-up. The event takes place at the Robin Hill...

Elton John on Kids and Drugs, Reveals his "Monstrous Side"

Elton John is possibly the busiest person in music right now. He’s recorded a brand new album, and made his first festival appearance in decades...


Bestival 2013 - Live Review

Q: What do you get if you leave 55,000 people on the Isle Of Wight for four days in September?A: Possibly the messiest weekend of...

Bestival 2013: Snoop Dogg, Franz Ferdinand, Johnny Marr & The Knife Rock The Boat

Bestival drew to a close last night (8th Sep) as thousands of revellers - dressed in their finest ocean-themed gear - celebrated the ten year...

In One Last Bout Of Summer Festival Euphoria, Snoop Dogg And Franz Ferdinand Rock Bestival

Snoop Dogg and Franz Ferdinand dominated Saturday at Bestival on the Isle of Wight. Festival goers enjoyed a rare bit of sunshine yesterday (September 7)...

Hey, Remember Franz Ferdinand? They're Back With A New Album!

Glasgow rockers Franz Ferdinand have announced plans to release their fourth album Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action, through Domino Records on August 4, 2013....



Bestival Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Bestival

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All