Friday 17th September marked the first corpulent day of The Isle of Wight Competition, in conjunction with stellar performances from headliner Liam Gallagher, Tom Jones, Primal Yowl, You Me At Six, Becky Hill, Sigma and heaps of more across the festival’s stages.
Channeling the harmonious vibes of the 1970 festival, this year’s theme is “Peace, Love and Figuring out”, with song lovers dressing in their appealing rainbow finest to commemorate coming collectively on the island for the historic song festival and two years away from dwell song.
These in costume, and these who want to stare a spectacle of color, may perchance perchance still head to Strawberry Fields at 2pm nowadays, the attach the festival’s finest dressed will be crowned. The winner will receive a regular behind the scenes tour and champagne picnic.
Recent indie skill LONA kicked issues off on the significant stage, followed by You Me At Six who brought mosh pits to Seaclose Park with songs from their UK #1 album ‘SUCKAPUNCH’ launched earlier this year.
The Isle of Wight Competition regulars Peter Crouch and Abbey Clancy were spotted watching Becky Hill galvanize the crowd with a string of her pop and residential chart smashes, sooner than James rocked the stage with their disclose-alongside classics ‘Take a seat Down’ and ‘Getting Away With It (All Messed Up)’, alongside tracks from their newest album ‘All The Colours Of You’, in conjunction with ‘Constructing Seashores’ and ‘ZERO’.
Tom Jones confirmed his legendary reveal as he done a location full of classics from the 60s the total capability to 2021 with his contemporary album ‘Surrounded by Time’ (which earlier this year made Jones the oldest male to invent a #1 UK album).
Closing The Isle of Wight main stage modified into Liam Gallagher, who wowed the crowd enjoying Oasis smashes ‘Rock N Roll Star’ and ‘Cigarettes & Alcohol’ between his solo hits ‘Wall of Glass’ and ‘Shockwave’, sooner than an favorite encore of ‘Supersonic’, ‘Acquiesce’, ‘Roll With It’ and ‘Stay With out destroy’. Oasis’ Knebworth 1996 documentary is due to be launched in cinemas on 23rd September, with the dwell album to accompany out 19th November.
The Gargantuan Top stage saw vogue spanning units from Primal Yowl, Shed Seven, Sigma, Rats, Lucy Blue, Charlotte Jane and Apollo Junction.
As of late, festival goers will indulge in units from headliners David Guetta and Snow Patrol on the significant stage alongside Sam Fender, James Arthur, All Saints and The Lightning Seeds, as effectively as Kaiser Chiefs, Example, Ella Henderson and Maximo Park on the Gargantuan Top.