Date: 20 Aug 2004
- 22 Aug 2004
Venue: Hylands Park, UK
(UK Festivals Awards)
Tickets for V 2005 on sale now!
To celebrate a decade of V Festivals, organisers have followed the example set by T In The Park and made weekend tickets for
next year's events available at this year's prices - for a limited time only.
V Festival Chelmsford - Saturday
Strippers, backing singers doing the work, Muse fans getting beaten up, Dido making grown men cry, but answer us this: who
actually went to see The Bees headline?
Embrace replace Jet at V
Following the announcement on Wednesday that Jet have been forced to pull out of this weekend's V Festival due to a family
death, Embrace have agreed to step in last minute.
Jet pull out of V festival
Following the death of John Cester, father to Jet's Nic and Chris, the band say they have taken the difficult decision to
cancel their performance at this weekend's V Festival.
Muse 'committed' to V
Once again, Muse have vowed to battle on in the face of adversity, after bassist Chris Wolstenholme injured himself on tour
in America - throwing the band's scheduled V appearance into doubt.
Muse release Glasto single for charity!
Muse will release a download only single, recorded live at Glastonbury, followed by another full single release in September.
Proceeds from the digital single will go to Oxfam. The band headline V.
Pixies V warm-up sells out in minutes
The hottest band on this summer's festival and gigs circuit announced an impromptu warm-up gig for their V festival performance
this morning - and tickets sold out almost instantly (again!)
More bands for V!
With just over a fortnight to go, two up-and-coming bands The Concretes and The Infadels have been added to the already brimming
V Festival line-up.
V Festival Chelmsford sells out!
All camping and day tickets have now completely sold out for the Essex leg of the V weekender but there are still a few left
for the event in Staffordshire.
Happy campers you will be thanks to Joe Bananas & VF
Virtual Festivals brings you a new online way of pre-ordering tents and other equipment to be picked up later from inside
the festival. It's aptly named 'Sorted!' and it starts in time for Glastonbury
Three more for V
The Killers, Syntax and Deepest Blue have all been added to the line up for the V Festival at Hylands Park and Weston Park
on 21-22 August.
Three more bands for V
The All American Rejects, Hal and Fountains of Wayne are the latest artists to be confirmed for Hylands Park and Weston Park
All weekend tickets for V sell out
Weekend tickets for festival have sold out, but there are still some day tickets available for both Hylands Park and Weston
Amy Winehouse and four others for V
Amy Winehouse will be bringing her smokey grooves to V this year alongside those 'genre-defying' Frenchmen, Phoenix, Chicago's
Kanye West, Audio Bullys and Mull Historical Society
V Tickets Nearly All Gone
Since they went on sale in March, tickets for Weston Park, Staffs and Hylands Park, Chelmsford for 21st & 22nd August have
been snapped up by music aficionados at record speed
Beverley Knight and Chicane for V
Beverley Knight and Chicane are the latest artists to be added to the line-up for the Hylands Park and Weston Park festivals
taking place August 21-22.
More Bands and a New Stage at V
Groove Armada and Roni Size are the latest additions to this summers V Festivals, which this year will feature a new bands
tent for the first time.
More Bands And Full Day Splits For V
The V Festival continues to collect acts as Elbow, Black Rebel Motor Club, and Divine Comedy among others sign up for fun
and frolics in Chelmsford and Staffordshire.
More Bands For V Festival
The bands keep on coming, with these five added to headliners The Strokes, Dido, Muse and The Pixies - and the nine other
acts already confirmed for Hylands Park and Weston Park.
V Tickets Breaking Records
According to the organisers, tickets for the 9th V Festival are selling quicker than ever since the box office opened on Saturday
V Festival 2004 Line-up Revealed!
We can can today announce that bands confirmed for the two-day V Festival include Muse, Pink, The Pixies, Dido, NERD, Primal
Scream, Keane, Massive Attack, Snow Patrol, Jamie Cullum and Athlete. Dido and The Strokes will headline.
The Strokes announced as V2004 Headliners
XFM announced this morning that The Strokes will be one of the headline bands for this year's festival(s) at Chelmsford and
V Festival - Chelmsford 2004 Discussion