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Festival line-up update – 14 Jun 2012

By | Published on Thursday 14 June 2012


BESTIVAL, Robin Hill Country Park, Isle of Wight, 6-9 Sep: Teeth Of The Sea, Bo Ningen, The Memory Band and This Is The Kit will all add live soundtracks to an eclectic cinema programme as part of a Bestival takeover by the Branchage Film Festival. They join New Order, Stevie Wonder, Orbital, The xx, Sigur Rós, Justice, Two Door Cinema Club and Hot Chip on the line-up at large.

LARMER TREE, Larmer Tree Gardens, Salisbury, Dorset, 11-15 Jul: Yes Sir Boss, Chavo, Shivering Blaze, Tom Hingley and Melodica, Melody & Me provide a worthy final flourish to this year’s Larmer Tree line-up, as is headlined by Jools Holland, Levellers, Amadou & Mariam, Roots Manuva and comedy roster supremo Tim Minchin.

WOMAD, Charlton Park, near Malmesbury, Wiltshire, 27-29 Jul: Just-announced WOMAD artists Linton Kwesi & The Dennis Bovell Dub Band, Patrick Wolf and Hollie Cook are now destined to join Robert Plant’s Sensational Space Shifters, Hugh Masekela, Jimmy Cliff, Toddla T & MC Serocee, Buena Vista Social Club and many more besides on this festival’s internationally-sourced live listings.