Wild Beasts to headline Beacons Festival 2012

Wild Beasts to headline Beacons Festival 2012

Wild Beasts will headline this year's Beacons Festival.

The event, which has also newly confirmed Jessie Ware and Frankie & The Heartstrings this morning (March 19), takes place August 17-19 at Funkirk Estate, Skipton in the Yorkshire Dales. It will also feature sets from Junior Boys, Errors, Factory Floor, 2:54 and a host of others.

Last summer's Beacons Festival was cancelled after authorities inspected the site and said it was "no longer considered to be safe for a public audience". Organisers blamed this on adverse weather conditions in the area.

For more information about the festival, visit

The line-up for Beacons Festival so far is as follows:

Wild Beasts
Jessie Ware
Frankie And The Heartstrings
Patrick Wolf
Roots Manuva
Junior Boys
Errors Maya
Jane Coles
Factory Floor
Pearson Sound
Cass Mccombs
Willy Mason
Peaking Lights
Star Slinger
Clock Opera
Submotion Orchestra
Bok Bok
Jam City
King Krule
Still Corners
Gross Magic
Bos Angeles
Grass House
Arthur Beatrice
The Wave Pictures
Au Palais


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