Goldfrapp added to Oxegen bill

The Irish festival expands

Goldfrapp are the latest addition to the Oxegen 2006 line-up.

The band, along with Hard-Fi, Ben Harper and Damien Dempsey, join the bill for the Irish festival the day before tickets go on sale.

Passes will be available from 8am tomorrow (March 3).

The artists are just two of the acts who will join headliners Red Hot Chili Peppers and The Who between July 8-9 at Ireland’s Punchestown Racecourse.

Pharrell Williams, Paul Weller, The Charlatans, Editors, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, The Go! Team, Eels and The Kooks all now feature on the bill too.

The Oxegen line-up now looks like:

Saturday (July 8)

The Who

The Strokes

Arctic Monkeys

James Brown

Richard Ashcroft

Primal Scream



The Magic Numbers

The Go! Team


Damien Dempsey

David Morales

Timo Maas

Sunday (July 9)

Red Hot Chilli Peppers

Kaiser Chiefs

Paul Weller

Franz Ferdinand


Pharrell Williams

Sigur Ros

Manu Chao



Damian Marley

Ben Harper

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

The Kooks

Felix Da Housecat

Errol Alkan

For ticket availability go to NME.COM/Gigs.