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Example, Madness, Goulding and Jaxx for RockNess

Jessie Ware
Image caption Jessie Ware sang at MTV's 2013 Artists to Watch concert in New York

Dance-rap act Example, singer Ellie Goulding, Basement Jaxx and Madness are to play at this year's RockNess music festival.

Other acts confirmed so far include The Vaccines, Bombay Bicycle Club, The Maccabees, Newton Faulkner and Glasgow band Camera Obscura.

Singer Jessie Ware, who performed at MTV's 2013 Artists to Watch concert in New York, is also to appear.

RockNess will be held at Dores, near Inverness, from 7-9 June.

Festival director Jim King said: "I'm delighted to announce the first names we're bringing to the party at Loch Ness this summer.

"We've been working hard behind the scenes to bring you an eclectic line up of the highest calibre acts for which RockNess is synonymous."

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