Jet join V Festival line-up

Aussie rockers sign up with a host of top acts

Jet have added been to the bill for this year’s V Festival.

The Aussie four-piece join a host of new names including Willy Mason, Juliette & The Licks, Just Jack and Lemar for the two-day bash which takes place over the weekend of August 18-19 in Chelmsford and Staffordshire.

V Festival Director Bob Angus said: “It’s great that we continually announce acts that we know will be excellent crowd pleasers over the weekend and these four new artists demonstrate further the variety of music V Festival has to offer.”

As previously reported on NME.COM, Foo Fighters, The Killers and Snow Patrol will headline the two-day bash.

The line-up so far is:

The Killers

Foo Fighters

Snow Patrol

Kanye West

Kasabian

Jet

Juliette & The Licks

Just Jack

Lemar

Editors

Pink

James

Basement Jaxx

The Kooks

Amy Winehouse

Manic Street Preachers

The Fratellis

Primal Scream

Lily Allen

Damien Rice

Babyshambles

Happy Mondays

Paolo Nutini

KT Tunstall

Mika

James Morrison

Sophie Ellis-Bextor

The Coral

The Fray

Willy Mason

The Proclaimers

The Goo Goo Dolls

Corinne Bailey Rae

Dizzee Rascal

Jarvis Cocker

Beverly Knight

The Cribs

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