Next year's event will take place between June 11-13...

David Bowie is to headline the ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL 2004.

The legendary festival was restarted in 2002 after an absence of 32 years. The event has hosted acts such as Jimi Hendrix, Cooper Temple Clause, The Who, Joni Mitchell and Jefferson Airplane in the past.

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This year’s festival takes place June 11-13, with Bowie the first name to confirm. Ticket details will be announced shortly.