The Darkness, Feeder, and Professor Green, for Isle of Wight 2012

plus Wretch 32, Loick Essien and Clement Marfo and the Frontline

published: Fri 9th Dec 2011

The Darkness

Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th June 2012
Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 2DN, England MAP
£160 weekend no camping, with camping sold out
daily capacity: 90000
last updated: Tue 12th Jun 2012

The Darkness, Feeder, and Professor Green lead the latest acts to be announced for for next summer's Isle of Wight Festival.

The Darkness
The Darkness
The Darkness take the headline slot in the Big Top on Sunday 24th June closing the Festival weekend. Feeder will open the main stage on Friday 22nd June. Professor Green is confirmed for the Big Top on Saturday 23rd June.

They are joined on the Big Top bill by Wretch 32, Loick Essien, and Clement Marfo & the Frontline.

Pearl Jam were announced as Saturday headliner yesterday. The line-up is shaping up with Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers headlining the first night, and Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band will headline the Sunday, with Elbow, Biffy Clyro, Noel Gallagher, Example, Noah & The Whale, Vaccines, Madness, and The Christians also confirmed.

For the line-up details as available please click here. No other acts have been confirmed yet for 2012.

John Giddings, the festival's promoter, said, "Pearl Jam completes our American trilogy for this year. They have been on our wish list for a long time and we are proud for them to come to the island for the first time. Meanwhile we intend to provide plenty of other entertainment in the Big Top and Garden Stage starting with contemporary urban entertainment of Professor Green and Wretch 32."

The festival has moved into the fallow Glastonbury Festival weekend for one year only. The dates for the eleventh Isle of Wight Festival have been announced as from Friday 22nd until Sunday 24th June 2012.

The festival now in it's eleventh year, takes place at Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight There are no other acts confirmed yet for 2012.

Tickets are on sale priced at £190 for adult camping, and £95 for a child ticket (aged 7 to 12 years). The price of an adult ticket without camping will be £160 and £80 for children (aged 7 to 12 years). All children 6 years old and under on 22nd June 2012 can go for free but must still have a ticket. A campervan permit will be priced at £100 (all occupiers must also have a valid Camping ticket). Every person attending the festival must purchase a ticket. This includes babes in arms.

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Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th June 2012
Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 2DN, England MAP
£160 weekend no camping, with camping sold out
daily capacity: 90000
last updated: Tue 12th Jun 2012


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