The Isle Of White based summer festival that is Bestival has today announced the first wave of acts who will take to the island from the 10th to the 13th of September 2015, and headlining the Saturday are dance royalty The Chemical Brothers. The duo return to top of the bill after headlining the festival previously in 2007. Fridays and Sundays headlines are to be announced in the near future whilst Underworld will headline the big top on Thursday night.
Also announced are 80’s favourites Duran Duran and pop masters The Jacksons. For both, it will be their first time playing the festival, in what each band has announced as exclusive UK festival appearances. In addition to these legendary acts, as always, Bestival will feature new cutting edge artists from wide reaching genres.
Higher up the listings are Tame Impala, Annie Mac, Jungle, Flying Lotus, Action Bronson and Jamie xx. Bestival is know for attracting the cream of the crop DJs and has not failed this year. in addition to the above, Erol Alkan, Joy Orbison, Andrew Weatherall, Shy FX and many more will playing over the weekend. Some of the best new bands will also get to showcase with Pond, Sleaford Mods and Fat White Family looking like the top picks. A full run down of confirmed artist can be found on the Bestival website here, where tickets can also be purchased.