Amy Winehouse, Kings Of Leon and Muse for V Festival

Stereophonics, Kaiser Chiefs, The Prodigy, Girls Aloud and more for summer bash

Amy Winehouse has made her first official summer festival 2008 announcement – by confirming she will play at this summer’s V Festival, set to take place in Chelmsford and Staffordshire on August 16 and 17.

As previously reported on NME.COM, Muse will headline one day of the festival. Festival organisers have also revealed that The Verve will headline the other.

Kings Of Leon, Kaiser Chiefs, The Prodigy, The Kooks, The Zutons, Girls Aloud, Ian Brown and Stereophonics are among other notable acts set to appear on the bill.

The line-up for V Festival so far is:


The Verve

Kings Of Leon


Kaiser Chiefs

The Prodigy

Amy Winehouse

The Kooks

The Zutons

The Pigeon Detectives

Lenny Kravitz

Maximo Park

Ian Brown

The Chemical Brothers

The View

Newton Faulkner

The Pogues

The Charlatans

The Hoosiers

Reverend And The Makers

The Feeling

Alanis Morissette

Scouting For Girls


Jamie T

Hot Chip

Girls Aloud

The Futureheads


The Twang



Amy MacDonald

The Courteeners

Shed Seven

The Rifles


David Jordan

One Republic

Tickets go on sale at 10am (GMT) on Friday (March 7).

To check the availability of V Festival tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now, or call 0871 230 1094.