The northern hit machine join an already stellar bill...

THE CHARLATANS are the latest band to confirm an appearance at this year’s ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL.

The band will play as special guests to Manic Street Preachers at the event on June 13. Other bands on the bill include The Who [/a] and Stereophonics.

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

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