Sun, sea, sand and an absolutely fantastic bill...

BRIAN WILSON, Lou Reed, Kings Of Leon, Franz Ferdinand, LOVE with ARTHUR LEE and Kraftwerk will all be playing at this year’s FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE BENICASSIM festival.

Taking place between August 5-8 on the Spanish coast, the summer event also boasts performances from The Chemical Brothers, Belle And Sebastian, Snow Patrol, The Charlatans, Spiritualized, Air, Scissor Sisters, [/a], Patrick Wolf and [a].

The launch party – kicking off the four days of sea, sun and music – will feature sets from [/a], [a], Ash and The Shins, while the closing night will see 2 Many DJs and James Murphy (DFA Records) get behind the decks.

For ticket availability, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.