Stone Roses & Bon Jovi to Headline Isle of Wight
The Stone Roses & Bon Jovi
have been unveiled as headline acts at next year's Isle of Wight
festival, reports ClashMusic.
Both sets by the seminal mad-chester outfit & the US rock
giants are being billed as UK exclusives.
Jon Bon Jovi says of next year's headline set:
"The Isle of Wight Festival is legendary and we're
excited to join in the long tradition of Rock 'n' Roll history. We
are honoured to be the headliners on the Main Stage Sunday night.
This will mark our first visit to the island and I expect it will
prove to be a highlight of our tour and of 2013."
John Giddings, the Festival's promoter, said of the Stone
"When you talk about the soundtrack of our lives, The Stone
Roses are embedded in it. I am so proud to get them to our island-
they will kick the weekend off with a bang."
Tickets for the festival go on sale from 9am this Wednesday
(28th Nov). However Vodafone customers will have an exclusive
48-hour pre-sale starting from from today (27th Nov)
The Isle of Wight festival runs between June 13th - 16th.