Hard-Fi unveiled as V Festival 2011 'special guests'
Organisers announce the event will be streamed online
Chris Eustace - 16 August 2011
The Staines band revealed that they were the “special guests” on the Undercover Stage
at the twin events on their Facebook page, confirming
that they would play ”Stafford on Saturday & Chelmsford on Sunday.”
It’s also been announced that the festival will be streamed live online at both the V Festival and Channel 4 websites, with viewers able to choose which stage to watch.
Channel 4 will also show highlights and 4Music will air live coverage of the festivals this weekend.
Arctic Monkeys and Eminem are this year’s headliners, with Rhianna, Plan B, Kaiser Chiefs, Dizzee Rascal, Chase & Status, Tinie Tempah and Razorlight among the other acts set to play.
V Festival 2011 takes place at Hylands Park, Chelmsford and Weston Park, Stafford on 20–21 August.
While tickets for both sites are sold out, secondary ticketing site Viagogo has Weekend Tickets for Stafford going from £130 and Chelmsford from £142.
Each ticket bought from them is guaranteed or they will give fans their money back.
Click here to buy V Festival tickets from Viagogo.
If you’re still working out how to get there, Big Green Coach still has seats for both Chelmsford and Stafford available, starting from £24 return.