Biffy Clyro have been unveiled as the first big name headliners of Isle of Wight Festival 2014.

Simon, James and Ben will bring their huge production to the Main Stage on Friday 13th June.

Enthusing about their slot, Simon Neil said: “We are over the moon to announce that we will headline the Main Stage of the Isle of Wight Festival next year, on Friday June 13th.

“To follow the likes of Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Bob Dylan and Pearl Jam is an honour. We cannot wait to get back to this iconic Festival, and this beautiful island!”

Isle of Wight Festival takes place from Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th June 2014.

Tickets go on sale at 9am on Thursday 12th December at a special Early Bird price of £170. Head to planetrock.com/tickets to get yours!

If you want to spread the cost, the popular Isle of Wight Festival payment plan returns, plus various ticket and travel packages are available. They’ve got loads more to unveil, so make sure you grab your tickets and keep up to date with all the action at www.isleofwightfestival.com.

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