The US rockers head over the Atlantic in the summer...

THE STROKES have just been confirmed for Ireland’s OXEGEN festival in July.

They join a bill which includes The Darkness, N.E.R.D, The Chemical Brothers and [a][/a].

The festival, formerly known as Witnness, takes place over the weekend of July 10 and 11, subject to licence.

Tickets for the event, held at Punchestown Racecourse, Naas, go on sale on Friday March 5, and are priced at 59.50 Euro for one day, 110 Euro for two days, and 130 Euro for a two-day pass including camping.