More acts for V Festival

Four more acts have been added to the newly named Channel 4 Stage at this year's V Festival, which takes simultaneously at Hylands Park, Chelmsford, and Weston Park, Staffs, on 20-21 August.

The newly announced bands are The Magic Numbers, Phantom Planet, The Frames and El Presidente.

The Magic Numbers play on the Channel 4 Stage on the Saturday at Chelmsford and the Sunday at Staffs, alongside The Chemical Brothers, Doves, Kaiser Chiefs and loads more.

Phantom Planet, The Frames and El Presidente bolster the stage’s billing on the Saturday at Staffs and the Sunday at Chelmsford, which also includes The Hives, The Prodigy, and Turin Brakes.

Oasis, Scissor Sisters, Franz Ferdinand, and The Streets top the bill, with The Zutons, Athlete, Maroon 5, and Goldie Lookin’ Chain also among the dozens of acts playing across six stages. 

The event is completely sold out but you can win tickets here.

For more information, including the full lineup for both events, click here.