More names join T In The Park line-up

The bill for the Scots bash starts to take shape

Placebo have joined the T In The Park line-up.

The band, whose new album ‘Meds’ is out next month, will play at the event, which takes place at Balado, near Kinross between July 8-9.

Additionally Belle & Sebastian, The Go! Team, The Charlatans and Manu Chao have also joined the bill.

The announcements come after tickets for 2006’s event sold out in under one hour (February 17).

Other acts already confirmed for T In The Park include The Strokes, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Who, Arctic Monkeys, Kaiser Chiefs, Sigur Ros, The Ordinary Boys, Primal Scream, Damian Marley , Richard Ashcroft, The Magic Numbers and Felix Da Housecat.