Pete Doherty for Oxegen festival

Babyshambler to play the Irish bash

Pete Doherty is set to play at the Oxegen festival in Ireland this summer.

The bash takes place in County Kildare on July 10-12, with the Irish Times breaking the news of the Babyshambles man’s solo appearance.

Blur, The Killers, Kings Of Leon, Snow Patrol, Bloc Party, The Script, and Katy Perry are also set to play at the event.

Pete Doherty releases his debut solo album, ‘Grace/Wastelands’, on March 16.

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