Girls Wight out: IOW adds a slew of female acts

Ladyhawke is among the latest names confirmed for this year's Isle of Wight Festival.

The singer heads up a slew of female stars confirmed for Big Top on the Friday (12 June) of the event, including Alesha Dixon, Noisettes and Beverley Knight.

Eddi Reader and Pixie Lott are also set to perform along with Bananarama, who are the latest 80’s act to be confirmed, joining Ultra Vox, Simple Minds, The Human League and Pixies.

This year's headliners are The Prodigy, Sterophonics, Razorlight and Neil Young with many more bands confirmed.

Click here for the latest Isle Of Wight Festival line-up.

Isle Of Wight Festival 2009
will take place at Seaclose Park, Newport on the Isle of Wight from 12-14 June.

Tickets for this year's event are on sale now priced at £140 for an adult weekend pass with camping or £70 for child camping ticket.

Non-camping passes will set you back £120 for adults and £60 for children.

Click here for IOW Festival tickets.