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Outkast To Headline Bestival

28th January 2014

OutKast have been named as the first headliners of Bestival 2014.The hip-hop duo, made up of Andre 3000 and Big Boi, have reunited and will be one of four acts topping the bill at the...

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Johnny Marr Leads Jon Brookes Tributes

14th August 2013

Johnny Marr has led the tributes to The Charlatans' late drummer Jon Brookes.The 'One to Another' musician died yesterday morning (13.08.13) aged 44 after a battle with brain cancer, and the former Smiths star has...

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Fatboy Slim To Headline Bestival

16th May 2013

Fatboy Slim is to headline Bestival.The 49-year-old dance music legend - who topped the bill at the festival when it first launched in 2004 - feels ''honoured'' to be closing the main stage on Friday...

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Rob Da Bank Releases Tragic Bestival Teen's Song

6th May 2013

A song penned by a teenager killed in a coach crash on his way home from a British festival last year (12) has been released by the event's organiser ROB DA BANK.The track, titled Rise...

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Song To Be Released By Bestival Coach Crash Victim’S Family

By Jack de Aguilar | 31st March 2013

Michael Molloy, 18, died when the Bestival-bound coach he was on came off the A3 near Hindhead, Surrey in 2012. This shocked a festival circuit, otherwise awash with frivolity. Colin Daulby, 63, from Warrington, Cheshire,...

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Bestival 2013: Will Elton John Or Snoop Lion (Snoop Dogg) Wear Fancy Dress?

By Hayley Avron | 31st January 2013

Here at Contactmusic, we’re already taking bets on how many punters at Bestival will be dressing up as Elton John on fancy dress day. Or possibly for the whole weekend. If you’re planning on going...

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The Wait Is Over: Daft Punk Announce Fourth Studio Album, But No Tour

By Hayley Avron | 29th January 2013

Daft Punk are back at last, with their first studio album in eight years due to be released in May 2013. The French electronic dance duo, Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo have signed a new recording deal...

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Rob Da Bank Loves Eclectic Festivals

5th October 2012

Rob da Bank likes putting bands like Sister Sledge and Gallows on the same stage.The DJ and curator of Bestival - held annually on the Isle of Wight - likes to show his eclectic taste...

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New Order To Headline Saturday At Bestival

14th February 2012

Fresh from announcing their initial line up last week, Bestival have revealed that the critically acclaimed Manchester dance act New Order will be headlining the festival on Saturday 8th September 2012. Bestival founder Rob Da...

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Bestival Announces Line-up Additions For 2012

8th February 2012

BESTIVAL 2012 - curated by Dj Rob Da Bank - is set to take place from September 6th-9th 2012. The Xx are set to return to the festival, following a triumphant set in the Big...

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The Prodigy Close Bestival

13th September 2010

The Prodigy brought Bestival festival to a close last night (12.09.10) with a greatest hits set, which ended with a bonfire and fireworks display. The dance group - made up of Keith Flint, Liam Howlett...

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Osbourne Kids Host Mtv Tour

8th May 2003

Troubled siblings JACK and KELLY OSBOURNE are preparing to front this year's (03) ISLE OF MTV event on an island off the south of France. OZZY and SHARON OSBOURNE'S offspring, who shot to fame...

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