Category Reading and Leeds Festival

Reading & Leeds Roundup And 2016 Tickets On Sale

Reading & Leeds Roundup And 2016 Tickets On Sale

Reading & Leeds review

Reading and Leeds 2015 saw over 150,000 festival fans revel in an unforgettable weekend of music, including headline acts Mumford & Sons, Metallica and The Libertines, plus hundreds of performances from artists, bands, comedians and DJs. Weekend and Instalment tickets for Reading & Leeds Festivals 2016 will be on sale Tuesday 1st September at 9am for a limited time at this year’s price of £205.00. Tickets are available from www.seetickets.com andwww.ticketmaster.co.uk. The dual site event will take place on 26th, 27th, 28th August 2016.

Metallica provided a metal masterclass with the biggest production in the history of Reading and Leeds, cementing themselves as worthy headliners alongside their 150 onstage fans. Mumford & Sons debut headline slot didn’t disappoint...

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Reading & Leeds Roundup And 2016 Tickets On Sale

Reading & Leeds Roundup And 2016 Tickets On Sale

Reading & Leeds review

Reading and Leeds 2015 saw over 150,000 festival fans revel in an unforgettable weekend of music, including headline acts Mumford & Sons, Metallica and The Libertines, plus hundreds of performances from artists, bands, comedians and DJs. Weekend and Instalment tickets for Reading & Leeds Festivals 2016 will be on sale Tuesday 1st September at 9am for a limited time at this year’s price of £205.00. Tickets are available from www.seetickets.com andwww.ticketmaster.co.uk. The dual site event will take place on 26th, 27th, 28th August 2016.

Metallica provided a metal masterclass with the biggest production in the history of Reading and Leeds, cementing themselves as worthy headliners alongside their 150 onstage fans. Mumford & Sons debut headline slot didn’t disappoint...

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Reading-based quartet The Amazons to release their debut EP ‘Don’t You Wanna?’

Reading-based quartet The Amazons to release their debut EP ‘Don’t You Wanna?’

The Amazons

Reading-based quartet The Amazons will release their debut EP Don’t You Wanna? on 9th October, on their own label Goth Cruise Records. In addition, this bank holiday weekend will see the band take in a hometown performance on the BBC Introducing Stage at the Reading & Leeds Festival, ahead of a headline tour across the UK.

The opening of the hook-led lead track ‘Junk Food Forever’ kicks in with thunderous snare shots and cymbal crashes, with vocalist Matt Thomson’s lyrics complemented by an anthemic chorus guitar riff that promises to stay with you for days. Thomson describes the song as ‘a tribute to the nights we used to spend together with our friends before everyone left Reading for different reasons. You think that time will last forever… or at least want it to’...

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Reading Festival 2015 Weekend Tickets Sold Out

Reading Festival 2015 Weekend Tickets Sold Out

Reading Festival 2015

With less than a week to go until the gates open for Reading & Leeds 2015, taking place from 28th – 30th August, all Weekend Tickets for Reading Festival have completely sold out!
 
This follows previous announcements that all day tickets and early entry tickets to Reading Festival have already been snapped up by fans excited to catch headline sets from Mumford and Sons, Metallica, and The Libertines, plus over 200 additional amazing artists performing at what already promises to be the best weekend of the summer for music fans.
Those who’ve missed out on Reading Festival tickets can still catch the same incredible line-up at Leeds Festival, with acts including Alt-j, Bastille, Bring Me The Horizon, Royal Blood, Kendrick Lamar, LimpBizkit, Deadmau5, also play...
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Reading & Leeds Announce BBC Introducing Stage For 2015

Reading & Leeds Announce BBC Introducing Stage For 2015

Reading & Leeds 2015

With less than a month to go until the biggest weekend of music this summer, the countdown is on for Reading & Leeds 2015.

Forever championing up and coming talent, the BBC Introducing Stage is back once again this year offering one of the biggest launch platforms for new music from the UK, having last year offered up sets from the likes of Jack Garratt, Rae Morris, and Prides. Over the years BBC Introducing stage has also hosted R&L debut slots from Jake Bugg, Catfish and the Bottlemen and Spector, the stage is a must visit for anyone wishing to catch future stars’ formative moments.

Headlining the Friday at Reading and the Saturday at Leeds will be hotly tipped genre-masher Georgia whose debut, self-titled album is sure to be one of the alternative hits of the summ...

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Reading & Leeds Announce BBC Introducing Stage For 2015

Reading & Leeds Announce BBC Introducing Stage For 2015

Reading & Leeds 2015

With less than a month to go until the biggest weekend of music this summer, the countdown is on for Reading & Leeds 2015.

Forever championing up and coming talent, the BBC Introducing Stage is back once again this year offering one of the biggest launch platforms for new music from the UK, having last year offered up sets from the likes of Jack Garratt, Rae Morris, and Prides. Over the years BBC Introducing stage has also hosted R&L debut slots from Jake Bugg, Catfish and the Bottlemen and Spector, the stage is a must visit for anyone wishing to catch future stars’ formative moments.

Headlining the Friday at Reading and the Saturday at Leeds will be hotly tipped genre-masher Georgia whose debut, self-titled album is sure to be one of the alternative hits of the summ...

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The Mallrats and Calls Landing to play Leeds & Reading festivals 2015

The Mallrats and Calls Landing to play Leeds & Reading festivals 2015

Leeds & Reading festivals 2015

With less than a month to go until the gates open, the countdown is now well and truly on for Leeds & Reading 2015. Festival Republic, Centre Stage and Futuresounds are pleased to announce the winners of this year’s competitions, where winners The Mallrats and Calls Landing will play across the Bank Holiday weekend at this year’s Leeds & Reading Festival 2015.

Centre Stage Competition gives young bands a chance to play at this year’s Leeds & Reading Festival, whilst raising vital funds for Martin House Children’s Hospice. Since its initial launch in 2009, Centre Stage has so far provided a platform for over 170 young, Yorkshire acts and raised over £180,000 for Martin House Children’s Hospice...

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The Mallrats and Calls Landing to play Leeds & Reading festivals 2015

The Mallrats and Calls Landing to play Leeds & Reading festivals 2015

Leeds & Reading festivals 2015

With less than a month to go until the gates open, the countdown is now well and truly on for Leeds & Reading 2015. Festival Republic, Centre Stage and Futuresounds are pleased to announce the winners of this year’s competitions, where winners The Mallrats and Calls Landing will play across the Bank Holiday weekend at this year’s Leeds & Reading Festival 2015.

Centre Stage Competition gives young bands a chance to play at this year’s Leeds & Reading Festival, whilst raising vital funds for Martin House Children’s Hospice. Since its initial launch in 2009, Centre Stage has so far provided a platform for over 170 young, Yorkshire acts and raised over £180,000 for Martin House Children’s Hospice...

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Reading & Leeds 2015 Announce Alternative Stage And Transgressive Takeover

Reading & Leeds 2015 Announce Alternative Stage And Transgressive Takeover

Reading & Leeds 2015

With eight weeks to go until the Festival gates open, the line-up for the Alternative Stage at Reading & Leeds has been announced. With tickets for both sites still available there’s never been a better time to buy a ticket. On top of the already huge line-up including headliners Mumford and Sons, Metallica and The Libertines comes a host of the best in comedy and alternative talent from the UK and beyond plus the annual after-hours takeover from Transgressive Records.
Heading up proceedings on the comedy front is TV favourite Milton Jones, whose regular appearances on ‘Mock The Week’ along withmultiple Radio 4 shows has made him the leader of the pack when it comes to deadpan comedy...
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Reading & Leeds 2015 Announce Alternative Stage And Transgressive Takeover

Reading & Leeds 2015 Announce Alternative Stage And Transgressive Takeover

Reading & Leeds 2015

With eight weeks to go until the Festival gates open, the line-up for the Alternative Stage at Reading & Leeds has been announced. With tickets for both sites still available there’s never been a better time to buy a ticket. On top of the already huge line-up including headliners Mumford and Sons, Metallica and The Libertines comes a host of the best in comedy and alternative talent from the UK and beyond plus the annual after-hours takeover from Transgressive Records.
Heading up proceedings on the comedy front is TV favourite Milton Jones, whose regular appearances on ‘Mock The Week’ along withmultiple Radio 4 shows has made him the leader of the pack when it comes to deadpan comedy...
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