More acts join Richard Ashcroft and Travis at the twin-site festival at Chelmsford and Staffordshire...

Macy Gray, Paul Weller, Ocean Colour Scene, MOBY, SUPERGRASS and the FLAMING LIPS have all been added to the bill of this year’s V2000 FESTIVAL.

V2000, which takes place at Hylands Park, Chelmsford and Weston Park, Staffordshire over the weekend of August 19-20, also features Richard Ashcroft making his debut solo live performances and Travis as headliners on the other night. Also added to the bill are Barenaked Ladies, Death In Vegas and Morcheeba.

V2000 organisers are also offering free transport on Virgin Trains from anywhere in the UK to Weston Park festival goers who buy a weekend ticket. Weekend tickets are priced #66, or #76 with weekend camping. Day tickets are also available at #37.50.

For tickets, go to the nme.com Ticketshop – click here

Or call the 24-Hour NME Virgin Cola Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663. Calls are charged at national standard rate.