Kate Nash, Richard Hawley, Editors, The Hoosiers for Oxegen 2008

Lightspeed Champion, The Zutons, Scouting For Girls for Irish bash

Kate Nash, Richard Hawley and Editors are among a slew of new acts announced to be playing the forthcoming Oxegen festival in Ireland this July.

The Hoosiers, Lightspeed Champion, The Zutons, Scouting for Girls, Battles, Roisin Murphy, Newton Faulkner, Pendulum and Bowling For Soup have also been added to the line-up. It has not been announced which days the new additions will play on yet.

The festival is set to take place on July 11, 12 and 13 at Punchestown Racecourse in Naas, County Kildare.


R.E.M, Rage Against The Machine and The Verve are set to headline the festival.

The line-up so far is:


Kings Of Leon

The Verve

Future Kings of Spain


Alabama 3

Counting Crows

The Prodigy

Panic at the Disco


Rage Against the Machine

Kaiser Chiefs

The Pogues

The Courteeners

The Raconteurs

The Fratellis

The Feeling

The Charlatans

Ian Brown


The Chemical Brothers

Hot Chip


Aphex Twin

Band of Horses

Seasick Steve

DJ Koze

Kaz James


Bowling for Soup

Kate Nash


The Hoosiers

Newton Faulkner


Scouting for Girls

The Zutons


Róisín Murphy

Lightspeed Champion

David Jordon

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


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