Isle of Wight Festival 2008 News
Shortlist announced for UK Festival Awards
The shortlists for this month's UK Festival Awards have been announced and fans now have one week to make a difference in
a second round of voting.
UK Festival Awards launch party unveiled
Virtual Festivals and Headphone Disco have teamed up for a special night of summer anthems to celebrate the launch of the
UK Festival Awards.
John Lydon: 'Isle of Wight Festival is absurd'
Sex Pistols lead singer, John Lydon, has criticised the Isle Of Wight Festival during a tirade about the music industry.
The Police shut down the Isle of Wight
Reformed rockers The Police closed the curtains on yet another spectacularly successful Isle Of Wight Festival featuring three
days of unprecedented sunshine and as diverse a selection of live music as you will ever see.
Kaiser Chiefs close Isle Of Wight: Day 1
Kaiser Chiefs closed the first day of the 2008 Isle of Wight Festival, marking their debut UK festival headline slot, with
a raucous set of crowd-pleasing favourites and two new songs.
Sex Pistols to gazump Stones at Isle of Wight
Following The Rolling Stones' infamous luxury ferry trip to the Isle of Wight festival last year, tonight's headliners The
Sex Pistols have gone one better and booked a fleet of helicopters to transport the legendary punk band to the site.
Sex Pistols storm the Isle of Wight
The Sex Pistols brought the second day of the Isle of Wight festival to an incendiary close, treating fans to a rampant set
of golden punk rock anthems, punctuated with Johnny Rotten's trademark razor-tongued snides directed at all and sundry.
This weekend's festival weather. Not great
This weekend sees the first major festivals of the year in Download and Isle Of Wight Festival. No surprises then that it's
going to rain.
New Young Pony Club for Isle Of Wight Festival
New Young Pony Club, Ida Maria and The Music have all been confirmed for this year's Isle Of Wight Festival.
Isle Of Wight Festival releases more tickets
5,000 extra tickets have been made available for this year's Isle Of Wight Festival, which takes place at Seaclose Park, Newport,
Isle Of Wight from 13-15 June.
Lily Allen out of Isle Of Wight Festival
Lily Allen will not play at this year's Isle Of Wight Festival as previously planned.
BT to sponsor Isle Of Wight Festival
After being voted Best Major Festival in last year's UK Festival Awards, phone giant BT has announced a sponsorship deal with
the Isle Of Wight Festival.
More acts for Isle Of Wight Festival
The Duke Spirit, Bjorn Again and Ida Maria are among the latest acts confirmed for the Isle Of Wight Festival 2008.
Isle Of Wight Festival announces new Big Top stage
The Isle Of Wight Festival has announced a second stage, which will be called Rock At The Big Top.
The Wombats added to Isle Of Wight Festival
The Wombats have been added to the line up for the Isle Of Wight Festival.
More acts for Isle Of Wight Festival
More acts have been confirmed for the sold out Isle Of Wight Festival in June.
Isle Of Wight Festival sold out
The Isle of Wight Festival 2008 has now completely sold out.
Ian Brown for Isle Of Wight Festival
Another five acts have been added to next year's Isle Of Wight Festival.
Iggy, Lily and more for Isle Of Wight
Seven more acts have been confirmed for the 2008 Isle Of Wight Festival and tickets have just gone one sale.
Kaiser Chiefs for Isle of Wight Festival
Kaiser Chiefs will headline the opening night of the Isle of Wight Festival, which will take place over 3 days on 13th, 14th
& 15th June. This completes the trio of headliners for 2008's Festival.
HOT TICKETS: Isle of Wight Festival 2008
Tickets to the 2008 Isle of Wight Festival go on general sale at 9am, Monday 10th December and are expected to sell out fast.
Sex Pistols for Isle Of Wight Festival
Sex Pistols will headline the Saturday night at next year's Isle Of Wight Festival.
The Police for Isle Of Wight Festival
The Police are the first headliners to be confirmed for next year's Isle Of Wight Festival.
Isle Of Wight Festival membership open now
Fans of the Isle Of Wight Festival can now guarantee their ticket by signing up to a new membership scheme.
Isle Of Wight Festival launches priority booking
Isle of Wight Festival will shortly be offering festival goers the opportunity to purchase membership to its new service -