Paul McCartney to play iTunes Festival

Kasabian are also onboard to close the event

Paul McCartney has been announced to play the iTunes Festival in London at the Institute Of Contemporary Arts on July 5.

The Beatles legend will join up to 60 acts playing at the 350 capacity venue every night in July.

Other new acts added to the line-up include The Go! Team (6) and Aqualung (21).

Kasabian will close the festival with a headline slot on July 31.

Entry is free of charge for competition-winners and all performances will be recorded for sale exclusively in the iTunes store.

The full A-Z line up so far is:

Amy Winehouse (July 25)

Aqualung (21)

Athlete (13)

Beardyman (7)

Ben’s Brother (8)

Beverley Knight (19)

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (4)

Crowded House (2)

Dhafer Youssef (16)

Duke Special (29)

Editors (11)

Gianna Nannini (15)

Goldspot (28)

GoodBooks (11)

Groove Armada (7)

Imogen Heap (10)

Jack Penate (27)

Jamie Scott & The Town (21)

Just Jack (26)

Justin Nozuka (2)

Kasabian (31)

Little Man Tate (20)

Mika (1)

Mr Hudson & The Library (26)

Mutya Buena (7)

Paolo Nutini (14)

Paul McCartney (5)

Stereophonics (20)

The Go! Team (6)

The Hoosiers (3)

The Pigeon Detectives (18)

The Rakes (18)

The View (9)

Tiny Dancers (13)

Travis (3)

For more information go to iTunesfestival.com.