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  1. Bestival, AC/DC Triumph At U.K. Festival Awards

    November 19, 2010 12:00 AM EST Bestival won the title of best major festival at the U.K. festival awards, which were held in London last night (Nov.18). First established in 2004, this year's Bestival took place Sept. 9 to 12 at Robin Hill park, Isle of Wight, and featured ...

  2. Camp Bestival Launches Installment Plan

    March 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.K. festival Camp Bestival has introduced an installment ticket scheme similar to Coachella's layaway plan in response to the recession. Alt-rock singer P.J. Harvey will headline the second annual Camp Bestival, held July 24 to 26 at Lulwort ...

  3. PJ Harvey Confirmed For Camp Bestival

    February 06, 2009 12:00 AM EST U.K. alt-rock singer P.J. Harvey has been confirmed as the headline act for the second annual Camp Bestival festival at Dorset in England, held July 24 to 26. Mercury Rev and Bon Iver will also perform Camp Bestival began in 2008 as a spin-off eve ...

  4. U.K.'s Bestival Setting Up Camp Overseas

    May 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT British DJ Rob da Bank is looking to extend his Bestival brand abroad. The annual festival, held in the late summer on the U.K.'s Isle of Wight, has grown in stature each year since its inauguration in 2004. Now Bestival's boss says the ...