The grunge legends, who are currently working on their 10th studio album, will headline the main stage this evening. Scottish rockers Biffy Clyro, who have just completed work on their new double album ‘The Land At The End Of Our Toes’ and ‘The Sand At The Core Of Our Bones’, will play under Pearl Jam on the bill, with the likes of Tinie Tempah, Jessie J and Madness all due to appear on the same stage today as well.
The Big Top stage will be headlined by Magnetic Man, with the likes of Professor Green, Wretch 32 and Katy B playing underneath the dubstep collective. The Charlatans, meanwhile, will top the bill on The Garden Stage by playing their classic 1997 album ‘Tellin’ Stories’ in full.
Miles Kane, Labrinth and Stooshe are also set to play the event today. See Isleofwightfestival.com for more information.
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