Date: 08 Sep 2006
- 10 Sep 2006
Venue: Robin Hill, UK
Winner:Best Medium Sized Festival
(UK Festivals Awards2006)
Bestival Friday Goes 'Gypsy Punk'
Self-confessed gypsy punks, Gogol Bordello, have been confirmed to headline the opening night of Bestival. The Ukranian party
starters will head up Friday's bill on the main stage...
Bestival Bans Clowns
Put away your floppy shoes and red wigs. Bestival organisers have dropped the circus theme from this year's fancy dress party,
after being inundated by concerned ticket-holders who suffer from a clinical fear of clowns...
Bestival brings NYC to IOW
Two of New York's best loved DJs, Sasha and Mark Ronson, will be making their Bestival debuts, while local legends The Bees
make their return alongside fellow islanders Motion Pictures. And there's more...
Brian Eno heading to Bestival
Brian Eno will be making a guest appearance alongside world music star, Rachid Taha, at Bestival. Loads more have just been
added to the Isle Of Wight bash including Carl Cox, Brakes, Lily Allen, Plump DJs, The Long Blondes, and Scritti Politti..
Scissor Sisters for Bestival
Bestival has pulled off another coup by securing Scissor Sisters as Sunday night headliner. Having topped the bill at V last
year, the US band now join Pet Shop Boys and many more for the September season closer...
Pet Shop Boys to headline Bestival
The pioneering camp digital duo will perform a Greatest Hits set, marking their only UK festival appearance this year at Bestival
which returns to the Isle of Wight on 8-10 September to round off the summer in proper style.