Who headlined V Festival 2011?

V Festival 2011, sponsored by Virgin Media, is set to be the most eclectic and show-stopping year yet, as the immensely talented Arctic Monkeys and Eminem are today announced as V stage headliners for the V Festival.

Who played at v2000?

1997. Year two saw the arrival of more big bands, like Blur, The Prodigy, Foo Fighters, The Chemical Brothers and Daft Punk. 1997 also welcomed the arrival of the NME Stage, where acts included Ash and Echo & the Bunnymen.

What year did Eminem play at V Festival?

Eminem, Rihanna and Arctic Monkeys have all been confirmed for the August 2011 festival.

What is V Festival called?

V Festival, often referred to as V Fest or simply V, is an annual music festival held in the United Kingdom during the third weekend in August. The event was held at two parks simultaneously which shared the same bill; artists performed at one location on Saturday and then swapped on Sunday.

What was the line up for the first V Festival?

For V’s first year, the festival on sites in Staffordshire and Essex opened its doors with a solid line-up, including Pulp, Elastica, Supergrass, The Charlatans Super Furry Animals, and Morcheeba. The first year featured just two outdoor stages and one tent.

When did tickets go on sale for V Festival 2007?

The line-up for V Festival 2007 was revealed on Virgin Radio on Monday 26 February 2007 and tickets went on sale on 1 March.

Who are the new acts for V Festival?

With V Festival no longer, we’ve taken a look at its line-ups over the years – from Pulp to P!nk. Don’t get too sad, though, because V’s replacement, Rize Festival, has announced some pretty big acts so far, including Liam Gallagher, Stereophonics, Years & Years , Rag’n’Bone Man , Manic Street Preachers , Bastille, and James Bay.

Who was the headliner for V Festival in 1998?

In 1998, V Festival welcomed headliners The Verve and returning band The Charlatans. They played alongside other stars like Robbie Williams, James, Iggy Pop, Green Day, Feeder, and Chumbawamba. The NME Stage hosted huge names like PJ Harvey and Underworld. Manic Street Preachers, Suede, and Placebo all headed to V in 1999.