THE HOME(LANDS) GUARD!

This year's festival bill announced...

Basement Jaxx, Oxide & Neutrino, Zero 7and ROOTS MANUVA are among the acts confirmed for this year’s HOMELANDS festival.

The annual dance event, held at Matterley Bowl near Winchester on June 1, will also feature appearances from veteran electronic duo Soft Cell in the Live Arena.

This year’s Homelands will have a total of 12 arenas and other live acts and DJs confirmed include Richie Hawtin, Erick Morillo, Darren Emerson, Roni Size and MC Dynamite, Carl Cox, Judge Jules, Seb Fontaine, Dave Pearce, Tim Westwood, Judge Jules, Fergie, Pete Tong and Seb Fontaine.

Tickets are £49. Ring the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663663. Calls are charged at national standard rate.