DOVES TO PLAY V2002

This week's cover boys join Nickelback and Counting Crows as newest additions to festival bill...

Doves, this week’s NME cover stars, have been added to the bill for V2002, NME.COM can reveal.

As previously announced, Nickelback and Counting Crows have also been added to V2002, which takes place at Chelmsford Hylands Park and Stafford Weston Park on August 17-18.

Co-headliners are Travis and Stereophonics.

NME is to sponsor the second stage of V2002 this year – and Elbow are to headline one of our nights, on a bill that also includes Beta Band, [/a] and [a].

Tickets are on sale this now, priced £39.50 for a one-day pass; £67.50 for a weekend pass; and £80.00 for a weekend pass with camping. To buy, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.