V Festival 2015 line-up to be announced next month

PUBLISHED: 12:53 12 February 2015 | UPDATED: 12:53 12 February 2015

V Festival

V Festival


Organisers have confirmed when the first V Festival 2015 line-up announcement will be made.

The annual rock, pop and indie festival will take place over the weekend of Saturday, August 22 to Sunday, August 23, being held simultaneously at Hylands Park, near Chelmsford, Essex, and its sister site at Weston Park, in Staffordshire.

Headliners of V Festival’s 20th anniversary bash will be announced on Monday, March 2, with a countdown clock suggesting the line-up will be revealed at 6pm on the day.

A tweet from the festival’s official Twitter handle @vfestival today (Thursday) said: “Launch timings have been updated on http://www.vfestival.com #VFestival x”

A further tweet added: “If you missed our earlier post... #VFestival timings are in... x”

Tickets will go on general sale on Friday, March 6.

Promoters of the Virgin Media backed music extravaganza are planning to mark the festival’s 20th birthday in style.

No line-up details have been confirmed yet.

V Festival 2014 was headlined by The Killers and Justin Timberlake, with Elbow, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, Lily Allen, Chic featuring Nile Rodgers, Rudimental, the Kaiser Chiefs and Paolo Nutini also on the bill.

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