V Festival 2008: Stage line-up revealed

Richard Hawley, Guillemots and more to play Virgin Mobile Union stage

Richard Hawley, Guillemots and Echo And The Bunnymen are among the artists confirmed to be appearing on the Virgin Mobile Union Stageat V Festival this year.

V Festival have confirmed the full line-up of the stage.

Other artists apearing over the weekend include Sia and The Young Knives.

Hawley will headline the stage in Hylands Park, Chelmsford on August 16 before heading to Weston Park, Staffordshire on the following day. Guillemots headline in Staffordshire first before moving to Chelmsford.

The full line up of the stage is:

Hylands Park August 16/Weston Park August 17

Richard Hawley



Will Young

The Long Blondes

Roots Manuva

The Dykeenies

Paul Heaton

Tokyo Police Club

Beth Rowley

The Like

Weston Park August 16/Hylands Park August 17


Echo And The Bunnymen

The Young Knives

Little Man Tate

Tom Baxter

Drive-By Truckers

Goldie Lookin Chain

Jack McManus


Noah And The Whale

Sam Beeton