- 04 Jun 09
See the likes of David Kitt and Villagers take to the stage.
Oxegen and the Irish Music Rights Organisation (IMRO) have worked together to bring you some of the best new acts around for their New Sounds Stage...
The headline performances will be from Irish artists David Kitt, Director and Villagers, but festival-goers will also get the chance to discover new Irish and international acts over the weekend.
Friday's line-up will include acts like Dublin duo Heathers, Welsh act The Joy Formidable, The Flaws, Belfast Yes Cadets and Cashier No.9 amongst others.
Saturday's headliners Director will be joined by Northern Ireland's General Fiasco, Texan St Vincent’s, local band Codes and Dublin's Cap Pas Cap as well as a host of others.
Sunday – not a day of rest here! – will see Wintersleep, Concerto For Constantine, Dark Room Notes and Blood Or Whiskey.
The full IMRO New Sounds Stage line-up is:
Friday July 10: David Kitt, Heathers, The Joy Formidable, The Flaws, Yes Cadets, The Mighty Stef, Cashier No. 9, Ruth Anne Cunningham, The Brilliant Things, Home Star Runner, Stone Motion.
Saturday July 11: Director, General Fiasco, St Vincent, Codes, And So I Watch You From Afar, Cap Pas Cap, Joe Echo, Nightbox, Angel Pier, Carosel, Jenna Toro
Sunday July 12: Villagers, Wintersleep, Broken Records, Concerto For Constantine, Dark Room Notes, Blood Or Whiskey, The Chakras, The Jades, Andrew Hozier Byrne, Bone.
Oxegen takes place at Punchestown Racecourse from July 10-12. Three-day camping tickets are available from ticketmaster.ie, priced at €224.50.