Franz Ferdinand and Kasabian set for Scottish festival

Plus Manic Street Preachers and Sigur Ros set to perform

Franz Ferdinand, Kasabian, Manic Street Preachers and Sigur Ros are among acts set to play at the Hydro Connect Music Festival in Argyll, Scotland on August 29-31.

Paolo Nutini, Grinderman, Duffy and Amy MacDonald will also appear, along with The Coral, The Levellers, Mercury Rev, Spiritualized and Elbow.

The festival, which takes place in Inveraray Castle, is specifically designed to be eco-friendly.

Tickets for the bash go on sale tomorrow (April 4).

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