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Festival line-up update – 11 Jun 2012

By | Published on Monday 11 June 2012


THE BIG FEASTIVAL, Chipping Norton, 1-2 Sep: Taking place this year on Alex James’ farm du fromage, this Jamie Oliver-hosted music and food fest has just booked Noisettes, Guillemots, Sister Sledge, Producers and Sunday night headliners Texas, all of whom side with Paloma Faith, Razorlight, Gaz Coombes and The Cuban Brothers on the overall roster.

GUILFEST, Guildford, Surrey, 13-15 Jul: The Wonder Stuff, Levi Roots and Postman Pat are all-new characters to the Guilfest stage, with the latter being joined by Jess The Cat in the familial festival’s Kidzone area. This just-announced lot accompany Olly Murs, Bryan Ferry, Jools Holland, Tulisa, Jimmy Cliff, Gary Numan, Candi Staton, Cher Lloyd and Tim Minchin on the line-up at large.

ITUNES FESTIVAL, The Roundhouse, London, 1-30 Sep: JLS are the latest A-list headliners added to iTunes’ 2012 edition, joining Jack White, Usher, Emeli Sande, Norah Jones and One Direction.

V FESTIVAL, Hylands Park, Chelmsford, Essex/Weston Park, Staffordshire, 18-19 Aug: Pop star and amateur cineaste Tulisa replaces an absent Lissie on V Festival’s dual line-ups, joining The Stone Roses, The Killers, Snow Patrol, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Nicki Minaj, Tinie Tempah, Example and Ed Sheeran.