Ben Howard and Vaccines to headline Boardmasters

  • 1 February 2013
  • From the section Music
Ben Howard

Ben Howard, The Vaccines and Basement Jaxx have been announced as the headline acts for this year's Boardmasters music festival.

They will be joined at Newquay's Watergate Bay by Everything Everything, Delphic, Grandmaster Flash and a host of other bands between 7-11 August.

A surfing event takes place on nearby Fistral Beach in Cornwall at the same time.

Ninety thousand are expected at the festival, which also includes skating.

Little Comets, The Other Tribe, Clean Bandit, Cosmo Jarvis and Dusky are among the other artists announced with more promised by organisers.

Dizzee Rascal and Ed Sheeran were among the acts who appeared last year.