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Bob Dylan, Suede, Peter Gabriel to headline Hop Farm Festival 2012 – ticket details

Bob Dylan, Suede, Peter Gabriel to headline Hop Farm Festival 2012 – ticket details

Bob Dylan, Suede and Peter Gabriel will headline this year's Hop Farm Festival.

The show will be Bob Dylan's only UK appearance of the year, while Suede and Peter Gabriel will make their only UK festival appearances of 2012 at the Kent event.

The festival, which takes place in Paddock Wood in Kent from June 29 – July 1, has also confirmed over 30 acts in its first announcement.

Also confirmed are Primal Scream, Damien Rice, My Morning Jacket, Maximo Park, Patti Smith And Her Band, The Stranglers, Slow Club, Frightened Rabbit, Tom Vek and a host of others.

For more information go to Hop Farm Festival. More acts will be confirmed in the coming weeks.

The line-up for year's Hop Farm Festival so far is as follows:

Bob Dylan
Peter Gabriel And The New Blood Orchestra
Suede
Damien Rice
Primal Scream
My Morning Jacket
Maximo Park
Patti Smith And Her Band
The Stranglers
Dr John And The Lower 911
Joan Armatrading
Billy Ocean
The Psychedelic Furs
Lianne La Havas
The Jezabels
Slow Club
Benjamin Francis Leftwich
Frightened Rabbit
Tom Vek
White Denim
Ben Kweller
Lucy Rose
Fin
Dog Is Dead
Race Horses
Steve Smyth
Sian Sanderson
Ligers


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