MORE BIG NAMES JOIN V BILL

The bill for this year's festival gets stronger and stronger...

Jet, The Thrills, BADLY DRAWN BOY, JAMELIA and Jet have all confirmed for this year’s V FESTIVAL.

Pixies will play on the NME Stage at this year’s event, while the other bands’ stages will be confirmed in the coming days.

This year’s event takes place over the weekend of August 21-22 at Hylands Park, Chelmsford and Weston Park, Stafford.

The Strokes will headline this year’s event on a bill that also includes their heroes [/a] and pals [a]. As we did last year, NME will have our own stage at V Festival.

To get your tickets, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.