Peaches Geldof, Kate Moss, Sadie Frost, and Alexa Chung were among those to park themselves in the grass with a beer in hand at The Isle Of Wight Music Festival. Paul McCartney, Juliette Lewis, and Pink all performed.
So does the Isle of Wight deserve its epithet of "Coachella Of The British Isles"? (An epithet we just made up, by the way...) Let's see...
Isle of Wight
Alexa Chung, Kate Moss, Peaches Geldof, Sadie Frost, Kelly Osbourne
Conclusion: Some familiar faces
Isle of Wight: Jay-Z, The Strokes, Blondie, Paul McCartney, Pink
Coachella: Jay-Z, Arcade Fire, Imogen Heap, LCD Soundsystem, Vampire Weekend, Phoenix
Conclusion: Jay-Z the outlier to the Indie-Hipster sounds that make up both (although Kanye made an appearance with Jay-Z at Isle Of Wight)
Isle of Wight: British Island, seashore, breeze, decorum.
Coachella: Indio, desert, lots of fast food joints, wildness
[All photos via Vogue Italia]