The Scots band head for the Emerald Isle...

TEXAS have been confirmed as the second headliners at this year’s WITNNESS FESTIVAL in Ireland.

As previously reported on NME.COM, this year’s event, as last year, takes place at Fairyhouse Racecourse near Dublin over the weekend of August 4-5.

Other bands already confirmed for the festival include fellow headliners Stereophonics, Fun Lovin’ Criminals, Paul Weller, Placebo, The Charlatans and

Super Furry Animals.

Tickets for the festival are on sale now. Weekend tickets for the event are priced £79 with camping or £64 without. However, fans buying tickets before June 16 will receive a discount of £5 without camping, or £10 with camping.