Killers to top bill at Oxegen festival

Las Vegas four-piece sign up for Irish event

The Killers have joined the line-up for this year’s Oxegen festival, organisers have finally confirmed.

Having also been confirmed to play T In The Park this summer, the Las Vegas band will also play the Irish festival, which takes place at Punchestown Racecourse between July 10-12.

Bands confirmed for this year’s event so far are:

Bloc Party



Fight Like Apes

Jason Mraz

Katy Perry

Kings of Leon

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds


Pete Doherty


Snow Patrol

The Killers

The Script

The Ting Tings

White Lies

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Tickets for this year’s festival go on general sale from 8am (GMT) on March 6. To check the availability of Oxegen Festival tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

More names will be announced soon.