PJ Harvey to headline Camp Bestival

Mercury Rev, Bon Iver also set for the Dorset bash

PJ Harvey is to play her only UK solo show of the year at Camp Festival this July.

The Dorset bash, which takes place at Lulworth Castle from July 24 to 26, has announced its full line-up today (February 5).

In the true spirit of the festival, organisers have got ‘Hi De Hi’‘s Peggy Ollerenshaw (played by actress Su Pollard) to announce the line-up on a specially recorded YouTube video, which you can watch by scrolling down now.

Other bands confirmed to play include Wild Beasts, Micachu, Candi Staton, Mercury Rev and Bon Iver.

Comedians Frankie Boyle, Phill Jupitus and Marcus Brigstocke are also on Camp Bestival‘s bill.

The following bands will play Camp Bestival:

Andy C

Annie Mac


Barry Peter



Bon Iver

Boys Noize

Candi Staton

Chase And Status (Feat. Takura, Mc Rage & Plan B)

Chic (Feat Nile Rodgers)

Dan Black

Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip

Dj Derek

Dj Yoda

Drums Of Death

Ebony Bones

Erol Alkan

Frank Tope

Gilles Peterson

Golden Silvers

Greg Wilson

Hayseed Dixie

High Contrast


Horace Andy & Dub Asante

Imelda May


Laura Izibor

Lucky Elephant

Marina And The Diamonds

Mercury Rev


O Death

Pj Harvey

Roots Manuva

Rusko (Live)

Scratch Perverts

Silent Disco


The Cuban Brothers

The Dub Pistols

Trojan Sound System

Wave Machines

Wild Beasts

Zane Lowe

See Campbestival.co.uk for more information.

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