The Vaccines, Frank Turner and Stormzy added to Boardmasters 2017

The latest announcement for Boardmasters Festival 2017 is out, adding bands such as The Vaccines to the lineup.

  THE VACCINES PLAY BOARDMASTERS 2017 | PICTURE -

THE VACCINES PLAY BOARDMASTERS 2017 | PICTURE -

Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls and The Flaming Lips also stand out on the latest list of additions.

Loyle Carner and grime star Stormzy will also be in Cornwall between 9-13 August.

Boardmasters has previously confirmed this year’s headliners as Two Door Cinema Clubalt-J and the returning Jamiroquai.

Many of the other new additions are urban in flavour, including GiggsLethal BizzleHannah Wants and Gorgon City.

Bob Marley’s son Ziggy Marley will also perform on the weekend.

The names from outside of hip-hop and electronic genres include Kate Nash and Palace.

The Vaccines are proving to be prolific festival headliners in 2017, scheduled to top the bill at events including Truck Festival and Y NOT.

Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls headline at Kendal Calling in July, as well as supporting blink-182 on their arena tour.

Boardmasters take places between the Cornish locations of Watergate Bay and Fistral Beach.

The festival is themed around action sports, offering surfing – hence the name – skating and other activities along with the music.

Last year’s top headliner was James Bay, with Wolf Alice also notably performing on one of their rare 2016 dates.

If you fancy getting a ticket, they’re £162 (booking fees included), and on sale now.

The Modern Record