Frontman Jim Kerr commented: “We are very excited about playing the Isle of Wight. This is the first time Simple Minds have played the festival, so as you can imagine, we’re really looking forward to it.
We’ll be performing songs from our new ‘Graffiti Soul’ album and some classic gems.”
Meanwhile, The Charlatans play the Big Top.
The full line-up for Isle Of Wight so far is:
The Ting Tings
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
The Arcadian Kicks
Goldie Lookin Chain