V Festival tickets go on sale today (March 6)

Oasis and The Killers will headline the bash

Tickets for the V Festival, set to take place in Chelmsford and Staffordshire on August 22 and 23, go on sale today (March 6) at 10am (GMT) – and a special allocation of V Festival tickets can be bought exclusively through NME.COM’s ticket shop.

Oasis and The Killers will headline the event, with Razorlight, Snow Patrol, Keane, Pete Doherty and The Specials among the other acts on the bill.

To check the availability of V Festival tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

The V Festival 2009 line-up so far is:


The Killers


Snow Patrol

Fatboy Slim


The Specials



Lily Allen

The Enemy


The Script

Biffy Clyro

The Ting Tings

Paolo Nutini


Katy Perry

The Wombats

James Morrison

Peter Doherty

The Streets

Lady GaGa

Dizzee Rascal

Happy Mondays

Seasick Steve

Ocean Colour Scene

The Saturdays

British Sea Power

Taylor Swift

Alesha Dixon