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Mumford And Sons, Ed Sheeran, Noah And The Whale, The Drums, Wretch 32, Mystery Jets, Admiral Fallow, Eitenne De Crecy, Count Clockwork (Fri); Deadmau5, Justice, Annie Mac, DJ Fresh, The Rapture, The View, Jacques Lu Cont, Beardyman, Busy P, Madeon, Bastille, Gesaffelsteni, Porter Robinson, Lucy Rose, Riton, Polymath (Sat); Biffy Clyro, Friendly Fires, Metronomy, Knife Party, Zane Lowe, Kassidy, Death In Vegas, Jakwob, Chic, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Mylo, The Cuban Brothers, Yuksek, Little Comets, Japanese Popstars, To Kill A King (Sun). A lakeside festival, where an added lure is the myth of Nessie lurking beneath the water, mixes it up well and good this year, lining up chart-topping indie folkies Mumford And Sons and Noah And The Whale alongside French peddlers of electro-house bangers Justice, grime popster Wretch 32 and all-conquering electro titan Deadmau5, plus feral chart-friendly rockers Biffy Clyro.