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Isle of Wight Festival 2018 headliners revealed

Depeche Mode to headline at Isle of Wight Festival 2018 Photo:

The names of the musical acts which will headline the isle of Wight Festival next year have been made public today. The bands who will be appearing include: Depeche Mode, The Killers, Kasabian and Liam Gallagher.

Kasabian say they're looking forward to next year's festival

Kasbian will be the first band to appear on the Friday night.

We’re hugely honoured to play at the Isle of Wight Festival. It’s kind of a big deal Jimi Hendrix played in the 70’s, 50 years on and we’re playing it! That’s pretty phenomenal, thanks for having us back! We promise Friday night will be the one!”

– Kasabian
It is the festival's 50th anniversary next year

Other performers at the event which takes place at Seaclose Park in Newport between 21st - 24th June 2018 will include The Script, Van Morrison, James Bay and Blossoms.

Next year marks the 50th anniversary of the festival. Tickets are on sale from today.

James Bay will appear on the Saturday night
Liam Gallagher is on the bill

“Looking forward to playing the Mighty Isle of Wight Festival next June.”

– Liam Gallagher