The Ting Tings and Basement Jaxx are also playing the festival

The Prodigy have been announced as the first headliners for this year’s Isle Of Wight festival.

The band, who release new album ‘Invaders Must Die’ on February 23, will play the headline slot on the festival’s Main Stage on June 12.

Other acts confirmed for the same of the festival include The Ting Tings, Basement Jaxx and Pendulum.

Keep checking NME.COM/ for more Isle Of Wight Festival line-up announcements.

Sex Pistols, The Police and Kaiser Chiefs headlined last year’s festival.

2009’s Isle Of Wight festival takes place at Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle Of Wight from June 12-14.

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