The Isle of Wight Festival Closing Summer in Style With Huge Line-up

Festival Crowd Header

As promised, the Isle of Wight Festival team have been working hard behind the scenes to bring an incredible array of artists to the island for the event’s brand new dates, 16th - 19th September 2021.

Confirmed today are a quartet of iconic names gracing the Main Stage over the festival weekend, with Liam Gallagher as Friday’s headliner; Saturday headliners Snow Patrol and David Guetta; and Sunday’s headliner Duran Duran, who will close the festival.

Also performing over the festival weekend are Tom Jones and The Script plus All Saints, Are You Experienced? (Jimi Hendrix tribute), Becky Hill, Charlotte Jane, CHINCHILLA, Dylan John Thomas, Ella Henderson, Example, Foor, Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly, Imelda May, James, James Arthur, James Vincent McMorrow, Jasmine Jethwa, Kaiser Chiefs, Lawson, Lightning Seeds, LONA, Lucy Blue, Lyra, Maisie Peters, Maxïmo Park, Megan McKenna, New Rules, Primal Scream, Razorlight, Rebecca Hurn, Roachford, Sam Feldt (live), Sam Fender, Scouting For Girls, Seasick Steve, Shed Seven, Sigma (DJ set), Sophie Ellis-Bextor, STONE, Supergrass, The K’s, The Manor, The Snuts, Wet Leg and You Me At Six.

Festival promoter John Giddings said: Our audience always has an incredible time at the festival and we’re thrilled with the line-up on offer for them. It’s a fantastic array of artists; from icons to emerging talent and not forgetting everything still to come from additional stages across the festival. Over the coming months we'll be watching and learning from the events taking place before us and, of course, liaising with all the relevant authorities to make sure everyone - audience, artists, staff, the community - is kept safe. See you in September!

The Isle of Wight Festival is a summer staple guaranteed to provide unforgettable moments. It’s standing arm in arm with fellow festivalgoers in Seaclose Park. It’s watching the sun go down over the Main Stage, cheering as the fireworks light up the sky. It’s revelling in over 50 years of musical history and discovering incredible new artists. It’s experiencing the inherently magical island atmosphere. It’s making friends for life and memories to last a lifetime.

Published on 26 March 2021 by Ben Robinson

Recent News More news

  • Musicport Festival celebrates its 21st anniversary

    A popular Yorkshire coast festival continues to strike a chord with music fans – so much so that Musicport – in Whitby – is celebrating its 21st anniversary next month (October).

  • Secret Garden Party to return next summer

    Following recent rumours and conjecture on social media the multi award-winning Secret Garden Party, an event that set the creative benchmark for festivals everywhere, announced today that after a 5-year hiatus it will return next summer to celebrate its 20th Anniversary year.

  • Mostly Jazz, Funk & Soul Festival 2021 move dates

    Birmingham’s Mostly Jazz Funk and Soul Festival is back this August with a top-flight line-up of big names, classic artists and brand new regional talent

  • One Month to Go until Boardmasters | Last Chance to Get Tickets

    Boardmasters is back from Wednesday 11 – Sunday 15 August 2021 and it’s set to be the best yet with an epic line up including headliners Foals, Gorillaz and Jorja Smith, plus over 200 more world-class artists set to take to the stage up at Watergate Bay

Upcoming Festivals Browse all

  • Tomorrow's Ghosts Festival (October)

    29 October - 31 October 2021

    Tomorrow's Ghosts Festival returns to The Pavillion in Whitby, after a break due to Covid-19 restrictions, in 2021 with another dose of all things Gothic and alternative. A collection of the most cele...

  • Sonic Samhain Shocker Show

    29 October - 30 October 2021

    As part of Sonic Rock Solstice's series of events, Sonic Samhain Shocker Show is a special 10 hour event of zombies, monsters and live music. There will also be prizes for the best fancy dress. The a...

  • Shiiine On Weekender

    12 November - 14 November 2021

    The Shiiine On Weekender is a celebration of the 80s and 90s dance and indie Culture. Its a lifestyle for its followers. Formed in 2015, Shiiine On has seen headline performances from Happy Mondays, I...