American Legend, Bruce Springsteen is the first headliner to be announced for 2012’s Isle of Wight Festival. The singer-songwriter takes the top slot on Sunday June 24th, closing the festival. This is The Boss’ first visit to the Island, and only his 3rd festival performance in the UK to date.

Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday 25th November from

If you cant get to IoW to dance like Courtney Cox in the front row (see video), then Bruce and the band will also be playing the following dates;

  • Thursday June 21st - Sunderland Stadium of Light
  • Friday June 22nd - Etihad Stadium,Manchester
  • Saturday July 14th - Hard Rock CallingHyde Park