OnBlackheath festival, on 10-11 September, has appointed Ticketmaster as its primary ticketing agency.

The two-day event will be held on Blackheath Common and presented in conjunction with Harvey Goldsmith and John Lewis.

Ticketmaster was awarded the account after a competitive pitching process and is now responsible for the event’s onsite ticketing services, alongside offering marketing reach and insight.

Andrew Parsons, managing director of Ticketmaster, said, “OnBlackheath is a young but already well established festival that is fast growing its reputation as a stand out summer event.

“Our partnership will not only provide the festival with the very best in ticketing solutions, but will help consolidate its position in the festival landscape and build its fan base thanks to our unrivalled insight and experience.”

The 2016 lineup for OnBlackheath includes Primal Scream, Belle & Sebastian, James, Hot Chip, Squeeze and Roisin Murphy.