Coldplay confirmed for Roskilde Festival

Coldplay are the first act confirmed for this year's Roskilde Festival.

Chris Martin and Co will be returning to the Danish event for the first time since 2003.

According to Roskilde organisers it will be the band's only European festival performances this summer alongside Rock Werchter in Belgium and Main Square Festival in France.

This could write off any English event, though Virtual Festival believe that the band are set to headline V Festival in August.

Roskilde Festival 2009
will take place at Roskilde, Denmark from 2-5 July.

Oasis are also expected to play at the event, as exclusively announced by Virtual Festivals, but nothing has been confirmed yet.

Tickets are on sale now priced at £190 (plus booking fee).

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