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Bestival boss Rob da Bank: 'Booking Stevie Wonder was a once in a lifetime thing'

Bestival boss Rob da Bank: 'Booking Stevie Wonder was a once in a lifetime thing'

Promoter says he's almost clinched 2013's headliner too

  • Sep 10, 2012
Steve Wonder brings Bestival to a spectacular climax

Steve Wonder brings Bestival to a spectacular climax

Soul legend covers Michael Jackson, John Lennon and Marvin Gaye at hit-packed show

  • Sep 10, 2012
Stevie Wonder to bring Bestival 2012 to a close tonight

Stevie Wonder to bring Bestival 2012 to a close tonight

Sigur Ros, Bat For Lashes, Palma Violets and Spiritualized will also play the Isle Of Wight Bash

  • Sep 9, 2012
New Order dedicate Bestival show to Ian Curtis

New Order dedicate Bestival show to Ian Curtis

Manchester group play four Joy Division songs during headline gig

  • Sep 9, 2012
Florence And The Machine kick off Bestival with a lavish headline set

Florence And The Machine kick off Bestival with a lavish headline set

The xx play their first and only 2012 UK festival slot at the Isle Of Wight bash

  • Sep 8, 2012
New Order set to headline Bestival tonight (September 8)

New Order set to headline Bestival tonight (September 8)

Two Door Cinema Club, Azealia Banks, Justice will also play the Isle of Wight festival

  • Sep 7, 2012
Bjork brings Bestival to a close with 'Biophilia'

Bjork brings Bestival to a close with 'Biophilia'

The Icelandic star headlines the final day of the Isle of Wight festival

  • Sep 12, 2011
The Cure play only European show of the year at Bestival

The Cure play only European show of the year at Bestival

The band perform epic 32 song set

  • Sep 11, 2011
The Cure 'considered quitting live circuit' before taking Bestival headline slot

The Cure 'considered quitting live circuit' before taking Bestival headline slot

Robert Smith and co will top the bill at Isle Of Wight bash tonight (September 10)

  • Sep 10, 2011
Friendly Fires to curate stage at Bestival

Friendly Fires to curate stage at Bestival

'Pala' band help shape roster for Isle Of Wight event

  • Jul 15, 2011
The La's announced to play Bestival 2011 - ticket details

The La's announced to play Bestival 2011 - ticket details

Liverpool band confirm first British festival show in six years

  • Jul 8, 2011
Bestival 2011 fancy dress theme announced

Bestival 2011 fancy dress theme announced

Plus Public Enemy to appear at the bash

  • Mar 3, 2011
The Prodigy to play 'last show for a while' at Bestival 2010

The Prodigy to play 'last show for a while' at Bestival 2010

Band will close this year's Isle Of Wight event

  • Mar 11, 2010
Bestival 2010 announces fancy dress theme and Roxy Music

Bestival 2010 announces fancy dress theme and Roxy Music

Theme celebrates 'the year of the fantastic', according to organisers

  • Feb 26, 2010
Elbow close Bestival 2009 with 'Star Trek'-themed set

Elbow close Bestival 2009 with 'Star Trek'-themed set

All the highlights from this weekend's festival on the Isle Of Wight

  • Sep 14, 2009
Kid Creole to headline Camp Bestival

Kid Creole to headline Camp Bestival

Plus there will be a 'Spinal Tap' screening at the bash

  • Apr 30, 2009
Elbow and Doves join forces for Bestival

Elbow and Doves join forces for Bestival

Manchester comrades to come together on the Isle Of Wight

  • Apr 3, 2009
Soulwax and 2manydjs to play Bestival

Soulwax and 2manydjs to play Bestival

A live show and DJ set from the Belgian duo is on the cards

  • Mar 5, 2009
Kraftwerk, MGMT, Klaxons, Fleet Foxes for Bestival

Kraftwerk, MGMT, Klaxons, Fleet Foxes for Bestival

Plus Massive Attack, Seasick Steve, Bat For Lashes for bash

  • Feb 27, 2009
The Specials reunite at Bestival

The Specials reunite at Bestival

Ska legends play first gig in 27 years

  • Sep 8, 2008

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