Mark Ronson to headline new South East festival

Dizzee Rascal, Cribs and Rascals to join the bill

Mark Ronson has been announced as one of the headline acts at the Zoo Thousand And Eight Festival this summer.

Dizzee Rascal has also been added to the bill which already includes The Cribs, The Rascals, The Young Knives and British Sea Power.

The new festival takes place July 4-6 at the Port Lympne Wild Animal Park in the Kent countryside.

Also on the bill for Zoo Thousand And Eight are Lethal Bizzle, MSTRKRFT, Hadouken!, Friendly Fires, Does It Offend You, Yeah? and The Rumble Strips.

Bloc Party are also scheduled to play a DJ set and additional artists are expected to be announced in the coming weeks.

To check the availability of Zoo Thousand And Eight Festival tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

The line-up so far is:

Andy C

Athlete

Bloc Party (DJ set)

British Sea Power

Chas N Dave

Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobious Pip

Dizzee Rascal

Does It Offend You, Yeah?

Frank Turner

Friendly Fires

Funeral For A Friend

Goldie

Hadoukem!

Lethal Bizzle

Little Man Tate

Lupen Crook

Mark Ronson

The Metros

Micky Slim

Mitchell Brothers

MSTRKRFT

Pendulum (DJ set)

Reprazent

Roni Size

Stanton Warriors

Switch

The Cribs

The Racals

The Rumble Strips

The Whip

The Young Knives

Wiley

For further information, visit Zoothousand.com.