Hot Chip and Kaiser Chiefs join in too
The festival will see music fans put on 500 days of continuous music, raising an anticipated £1 million to help Oxfam fight poverty around the world.
XFM are to join forces with Oxfam to give £50,000 to young people to help them put on the festival. Two hundred event organisers will be awarded £250 towards the costs of the event.
Bands wanting to take part can go to [url=www.xfm.co.uk/oxjam]xfm.co.uk/oxjam from July 24 to August 18 to take part.
DJ John Kennedy said: “This is a fantastic way for the stars of tomorrow to get themselves in the spotlight at the same time as doing their bit to fight poverty around the world.”