Bestival 2009 - Version 6.0 - Kraftwerk and Massive Attack to headline

Posted: 11th March 2009
Bestival 2018

The line-up for the sixth installment of the three-day Isle-of-Wight-based music festival, curated by BBC Radio 1 DJ Rob Da Bank has been unveiled!

This year's Bestival live music will include rock'n'swing siblings Kitty Daisy & Lewis, new pop fairies Little Boots, Ebony Bones and VV Brown, Bats For Lashes and downgrade Florence and The Machine, The Cuban Brothers, Dub Pistols, the inescapable MGMT, Metronomy and Fleet Foxes, blue-eyed bluesman Seasick Steve, and Klaxons, among many more.

The summer season's closing fest, which will run from September 11th to 13th, will be headlined by ambient masters Kraftwerk and Massive Attack, respectively on Friday 11th and Saturday 12th, while the third lead act remains to be confirmed.

The starry DJ line-up will comprise Diplo, Fabio & Grooverider, Zane Lowe, DJ Yoda, 2manyDJs, Soulwax and Rob Da Bank himself, among others.

Weekend tickets (£170 for adults; £70 for teens aged 13 to 15; free for under-13s; + booking fee) are on sale now.

Solange Moffi