Kasabian and Calvin Harris to headline this summer's V Festival
Kasabian and Calvin Harris are to headline this summer's V Festival.
The festival takes place over the weekend of August 22nd and 23rd in Hylands Park in Chelmsford, Essex and Weston Park in Staffordshire. Kasabian will headline the opening day in Essex and close the show in Staffordshire, Harris will do the reverse.
Speaking about his headline slot, Harris said: "V Festival is always an incredible time and I can't wait to headline it this year. See you there!", while Kasabian mainman Sergio Pizzorno, added: "V is for victory, V is for voodoo, V is for vacuum cloud, V is for very very very very excited. See you in the fields!”
Calvin Harris will be supported by Stereophonics, The Script, Paloma Faith, Ellie Goulding, George Ezra, The Kooks, Clean Bandit, Chvrches, Kodaline, Jessie Ware, Ella Henderson, Duke Dumont, Ella Eyre, Imelda May and Grergory Porter.
Kasabian, meanwhile, will sees the likes of Sam Smith, Olly Murs, Hozier, The Courteeners, Nero, Annie Mac, Labrinth, Tom Jones, Fuse ODG, Jess Glynne, Hannah Wants, Marina & The Diamonds, Andy C, The Proclaimers, Reverend and the Makers and Grandmaster Flash. More acts for both days will be confirmed across the coming weeks.