Lou Reed announces festival date

New York legend to play Isle Of Wight

Lou Reed is the latest addition to the Nokia Isle Of Wight Festival.

The New Yorker is set to play the festival on the Sunday night (June 11).

He joins Dirty Pretty Things, Primal Scream, Editors, The Kooks, 747’s, The Prodigy, Placebo, Goldfrapp and The Rakes, who all appear at the festival.

The 2006 Nokia Isle Of Wight Festival will take place between June 9 and 11 at Seaclose Park, Newport.

For ticket availability go to NME.COM/Gigs.