SUMMER seems a way off when you are curled up on your sofa and the rain batters your window, but we are already looking forward to it.

Line-ups for the music festivals have already started to come in. There’ll be tonnes more but we’ve rounded up some of the best announcements so far...

British Summer Time at Hyde Park

July 6 – McBusted, Backstreet Boys, The Vamps, Scouting for Girls, Five and Neon Jungle. July 12 – Neil Young and Crazy Horse, Tom Odell, The National.

Wireless, Finsbury Park

July 4 – Kanye West, Pharrell. July 5 – Drake, Rudimental. July 6 – Bruno Mars, Outkast, Ellie Goulding.

Isle of Wight

June 12 to 15. Biffy Clyro, Calvin Harris, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Kings of Leon, Travis, The 1975.

Bestival, Isle of Wight

September 4 to 7. Outkast, Busta Rhymes, Foals, Beck, Disclosure.

Hop Farm Music Festival, Paddock Wood

July 4 to 6. Brian Wilson.

Field Day, Victoria Park

June 7 and 8. The Pixies, Metronomy, The Horrors.


August 22 to 24. Arctic Monkeys, Jake Bugg, Disclosure, Blink 182.