British Sea Power, The Magic Numbers and The Rakes are all lined up to play…

British Sea Power, THE MAGIC NUMBERS and The Rakes are amongst the first names to be announced for this year’s ’BESTIVAL 2005’.

Taking place in the Isle Of Wight’s Robin Hill Country Park between September 9-11, the event will also feature performances from Soulwax, Lee Perry ‘Scratch’, Tom Vek, Terry Hall, Emiliana Torrini, The Earlies, Hot Chip, The Filthy Dukes with more acts still to be announced.

Bees have also confirmed that they will host the 24 Hour Village. BBC Radio 1’s Bobby & Nihal are lined up to present the Bollywood Cocktail Bar.

Hosted by BBC Radio 1’s Rob Da Bank, Bestival is in its second year and tickets are available through the box office on 08700 667753.

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