This year, the Camp Bestival sees PJ Harvey performing and taking a break from her commitments. She shall perform solo at Camp Bestival in Lulworth Castle, Dorset. Dorset is PJ Harvey’s hometown and massive crowds are expected. She shall perform on the 25th of July and support the collaborative effort with John Parish ‘A Woman a Man Walked By’. This could also be the only place in 2009 where PJ Harvey would perform. Polly‘s official site confirmed the performance.
Other performers include Mercury Rev, Dub Pistols, Aeroplane, Candi Station and Rob da Bank. Camp Bestival 2009 will be held on the 24, 25 and 26th of July. The festival is intended to be a musical fairground with activities, concerts, social interaction and contests taking place. Tickets would cost £130 with camping and £100 without camping. Children below the age of 12 can enter free. Further information can be found at the Camp Bestival official site.