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Elbow, Paul Weller, Bon Iver to headline Latitude Festival 2012

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Elbow, Paul Weller, and Bon Iver will headline this year's Latitude Festival.

British Group: Elbow performing during the third day of the Reading Festival in Berkshire

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Paul Weller performing live on the 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' show

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The 2012 music event at Henham Park, Suffolk will take place on the weekend of July 12-15.

The Horrors, Laura Marling, Wild Beasts and White Lies are among the 60-plus acts that have been confirmed so far.

Professor Brian Cox will present BBC Radio 4's science programme The Infinite Monkey Cage during the event, while classical pianist Lang Lang will make his outdoor festival debut.

Jack Dee, Tim Minchin and Reginald D Hunter are among the comedy performers, while Daryl Hall of Hall & Oates, Thomas Dolby and Buena Vista Social Club will also appear.

International Male Solo Artist: Bon Iver in concert at Hammersmith Apollo, London

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Professor Brian Cox presenting Stargazing

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Michael Kiwanuka, Simple Minds, Bat for Lashes, M83, Lloyd Cole and Metronomy are also among the long list of notable acts.

Paul Weller and Elbow will also headline two shows at the Jodrell Bank observatory in June.

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The full list of confirmed acts so far is as follows:

Alabama Shakes
Amandou & Mariam
The Antlers
Apparat
Bat For Lashes
Battles
Baxter Dury
Bon Iver
Buena Vista Social Club
Bwani Junction
Chairlift
Cold Specks
Daryl Hall
Daughter
Dawes
Destroyer
Django Django
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes
Elbow
Esperanza Spalding
Explosions In The Sky
Fatoumata Diawara
The Field
Francois and the Atlas Mountains
Givers
The Horrors
Howler
I Break Horses
Iceage
Janelle Monae
Jonathan Wilson
Josh T Pearson
Kindness
Kurt Vile
Lang Lang
Laura Marling
Lianne La Havas
Liz Green
Lloyd Cole
M83
Metronomy
Michael Kiwanuka
Other Lives
Paul Weller
Perfume Genuis
Richard Hawley
Sharon van Etten
Silver Seas
Simple Minds
Sissy & The Blisters
SBTRKT
Soko
St Vincent
Sunless '97
Team Me
Thomas Dolby
Tune Yards
The War on Drugs
We Have Band
White Lies
Wild Beasts
Wooden Shjips
Yeasayer
Zola Jesus
Zun Zun Egui

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