Pearl Jam to headline Isle Of Wight Festival 2012

Band also announced one-off Manchester headline show for next June

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Pearl Jam have been announced as the third and final headliner of next summer’s Isle Of Wight Festival.

The band, who are currently working on their 10th studio album, will headline the festival on June 23 and will also play a one-off headline show at Manchester’s Evening News Arena on June 20.

Isle Of Wight Festival takes place from June 22–24 next summer. Tom Petty will headline the opening night (June 22) with support from Elbow, Example and Noah And The Whale.


Pearl Jam will headline the second day (June 23) with Biffy Clyro and Madness playing earlier in the day. Bruce Springsteen will headline the final night (June 24) and will be joined by Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and The Vaccines.

The confirmed line-up for the Isle Of Wight Festival so far is:

Bruce Springsteen


Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers

Pearl Jam

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds

Biffy Clyro



Noah And The Whale

The Vaccines


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