Oxegen line up a breath of fresh air

WITH incredible international acts including the Foo Fighters, Black Eyed Peas, Arctic Monkeys and Paolo Nutini announced, Oxegen 2011 already has the line up of the summer under its belt.

Tickets for the event will go on sale online and through the ticket hotline immediately after the acts are revealed at 8pm on March 8. More than 100 approved outlets across Ireland will also be selling Oxegen tickets when they open on Wednesday March 9, and you can find the list of outlets on the festival website, oxegen.ie.

More good news, the genius recession-busting deposit scheme is back for 2011, so all your pals can get involved in the music event of the year.

Simply pay a deposit up front, make another payment in April and the balance in June, full details will be revealed in advance of the launch. It’s Oxegen’s way of making sure that no-one misses out on the very best line-up to hit Ireland.

Tickets can be bought via official ticket partner www.ticketmaster.ie. Tickets are also available in person from 160 Ticketmaster outlets nationwide or via the 24-hour telephone hotlines: (ROI) 0818 719 300 (NI & UK) 0870 243 445.