Oasis and the Killers will headline the U.K. V Festival this summer. The event, sponsored by Virgin Media, is held in Hylands Park, Chelmsford and Weston Park, Staffordshire on August 22-23.

Other acts on the bill include Razorlight, Snow Patrol, Fatboy Slim, Keane, the Specials, Elbow, Pendulum, the Tings Tings, MGMT, Lady Gaga and Peter Doherty

The V Festival is operated by promoters SJM Concerts, Metropolis Music and MCD.

Festival Director Bob Angus said in a statement: "We're genuinely thrilled to have such an eclectic line-up this year. Our headliners, the Killers and Oasis, are two of the biggest acts in music today and with them being joined by some really exuberant newcomers, this summer's V Festival is set to give festival fans something to shout about."

Tickets go on sale March 6.

Meanwhile, Live Nation U.K.'s Download Festival has added the reformed Faith No More to its line-up as a headline act. The rock festival is staged at Donington Park on June 12 to 14.