The bands will join the Irish leg of the event…

Pixies, Franz Ferdinand and Kings Of Leon have all been confirmed for BUD RISING in IRELAND.

The bands will join of handful of acts to play one off shows in Dublin in August.

Other groups on the line-up include Scissor Sisters, Basement Jaxx and The Chemical Brothers.

The bill is:

The Chemical Brothers: Dublin Marlay Park (August 19)

Basement Jaxx / Underworld / Mylo: Dublin Marlay Park (20)

Pixies / Kings Of Leon: Dublin Lansdowne Road (23)

Scissor Sisters / Franz Ferdinand / Maroon 5: Dublin Lansdowne Road (24)

Tickets go onsale from May 6. For further information, visit [url=]www.budrising.ie.