New Order have been announced as the Saturday night (8th September) headliner at this year’s Bestival. Friendly Fires, Death In Vegas, Django Django, Daughter and Drums Of Death have also been added to the line-up. Last week The xx, Sigur Ros and The Horrors were revealed to be on the bill for Bestival, which takes place on the Isle of Wight from September 6-9.
Two Door Cinema Club, Azealia Banks, Soulwax, Nero, Emeli Sande, Warpaint, Spiritualized, Gary Numan, Charli XCX, First Aid Kit, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Turbowolf, De La Soul, Major Lazer, Justice and Gallows will also play the four-day event.
The festival’s organiser Rob da Bank has confirmed that Sigur Ros and The xx will make their only UK festival appearances of 2012 at Bestival. For more information about the event, see Bestival.net.