Other bands confirmed include Gomez, Sigur Ros and SWR...

BASEMENT JAXX, SWR and Sigur Ros are the latest additions to this year’s V2002 festival, we can reveal.

This year’s event takes place at Chelmsford Hylands Park and Stafford Weston Park over the weekend of August 17-18.

Co-headliners are Travis and Stereophonics.

Basement Jaxx are confirmed as headliners of the NME Stage, while other new additions come from Gomez, SWR (Shaun Ryder), [/a] and [a].

Tickets are on sale this now, priced £39.50 for a one-day pass; £67.50 for a weekend pass; and £80.00 for a weekend pass with camping. To buy, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.