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Reading & Leeds Festival 2017: Kasabian confirmed as next headliners

Kasabian have been confirmed as the second headlining act for this summer's Reading and Leeds Festival, joining the previously-announced Muse on the main stage later this year. Marking a 2017 UK festival exclusive, Kasabian's appointment also comes with a host of new names too....

Reading & Leeds Festival 2017: First wave of names released

Major Lazer, Muse and Bastille are among the names revealed to perform at next summer's Reading and Leeds Festival, organisers have confirmed. Announced moments ago, the first batch of acts will see Major Lazer play a UK festival exclusive, and will follow on from their...

Video: Mura Masa – ‘What If I Go?’ (ft Bonzai) (Reading + Leeds 2016)

The rise of Mura Masa as the UK's answer to Flume showed no bounds last week, as the young producer wowed a packed tent at both Leeds and Reading Festivals on the NME/Radio 1 stage. Joined by frequent collaborator Bonzai (signed to Mura Masa's Anchor...

Leeds & Reading Festival 2016: Disclosure & Foals to headline

Reading and Leeds Festival organisers have announced the next wave of acts for this year's August event, revealing co-headline sets from Disclosure and Foals. Other acts amongst the new additions include Jack Ü, The Internet, Kurupt FM, Oliver Heldens, Hannah Wants and Fetty Wap; they...

Reading & Leeds Festival 2016: Red Hot Chili Peppers to headline

Red Hot Chili Peppers are to return to Leeds and Reading Festivals next year, to headline the August event for the fourth time (and 22 years on from their first appearance there). Announced moments ago, Leeds & Reading organiser Melvin Benn expressed his delight, saying...

Leeds & Reading Festival: More names announced for 1Xtra stage

With two months to go until Leeds & Reading Festival opens their gates, organisers have announced new additions to the already-exhaustive lineup. Focusing on BBC's 1Xtra Stage, the new additions combine some of the strongest in emerging and existing talent from the UK scene. Manchester's...

Leeds & Reading Festival: More acts announced

Organisers of the annual Reading and Leeds Festivals have added a further wave of new acts for this summer's event, including confirming The Libertines as the Festival's third-and-final headline act. Initially rumoured when a supposed poster leaked earlier in the month (here), The Libertines will...

Leeds & Reading 2015 full line-up leaked?

London Grammar, Kendrick Lamar, The Prodigy and Infected Mushroom are set to take the stage at this summer's Leeds & Reading Festivals, according to a leaked image. Only a handful of artists have been confirmed for this summer's event, most recently Mumford and Sons, Years...

Leeds & Reading Festival: Rebel Sound, Mumford & Sons confirmed

Organisers of the annual Reading and Leeds Festivals have confirmed Mumford and Sons will appear alongside Metallica as the Main Stage headliners for this summer's events. Set to take place over the weekend of 27th - 30th August 2015, the announcement of Mumford coincides with...

Metallica confirmed to headline Leeds & Reading Festivals 2015

Organisers of 2015's Leeds & Reading Festivals have confirmed that iconic rock band Metallica are to headline the event, returning to the festival for the first time since 2008. Announced earlier today, Metallica's appearance at the festivals, which take place over the weekend of 27th...