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V Festival 2008 artist lineupannounced

The rumour mill was running in overdrive yesterday with talk of The Smashing Pumpkins, Duran Duran and QOTSA hot tipped as acts for this year’s V Festival. (see our story HERE ) Well we’re pleased to say – everything you’ve heard is true…

The lineup for Australia’s second dose of V fest goodness is:
The Smashing Pumpkins
Duran Duran
Queens of the Stone Age
Jesus And Mary Chain
Mika (east coast only)
Air (east coast only)
The Presets
The Tough Alliance
Plug in City

This year’s V Festival will take place in four locations as opposed to last year’s two city junket. Tix for the festival go on sale on Thursday December 6.

V Festival 2008:

Saturday March 29 – Centennial Park, Sydney
Sunday March 30 – Avica Resort, Gold Coast
Saturday April 5 – Showgrounds, Melbourne
Sunday April 6 – Perth Esplanade

With:The Smashing Pumpkins, Duran Duran, Queens of the Stone Age, Jesus And Mary Chain, Mika, Air, CSS, The Presets, The Tough Alliance, Plug in City

If you missed last year’s inaugural festival – and wanna know what’s in store – check out the reviews and photos HERE