Public Enemy for Bestival 2011
Rob da Bank lets news slip on the radio
02 March 2011
The event curator said he let the news slip when speaking to Nemone on BBC 6Music.
He tweeted: “Oops just seem to have let it slip @BBC6Music that Public Enemy are comin to bestival as a festi exclusive”.
They will join a line-up that already boasts The Cure as headliners as well as Brian Wilson, Magnetic Man, Robyn, Crystal Castles and Primal Scream who will play ‘Screamadelica’.
DJ Shadow, Katy B, LFO, Omar Souleyman and Cranes will also play along with Boys Noize, Diplo, A Trak, Norman Jay and Grandmaster Flash.
Click here for the latest Bestival line-up.
Pulp, David Lynch, The Maccabees and Groove Armada presents Red Light are all rumoured to be appearing.
Organisers are set to announce the fancy dress theme for 2011 tomorrow.
Bestival 2011 tickets are on sale now priced at £160 for a weekend camping ticket, £150 for a student ticket and £80 for a 13-15 years weekend ticket.
Those 12 and under go free but must obtain a ticket, while campervan tickets are priced at £65.
Click here to buy Bestival tickets.
Bestival 2011 will take place at Robin Hill Country Park, near Newport on the Isle Of Wight from 8-11 September.
Ferry tickets from Red Funnel are on sale. Book now to avoid the rush and the disappointment of not being able to get onto the Island.