Reading And Leeds Festival News

By Jamie Giberti, 13th March 2013 Festival News, News, Reading and Leeds

After much speculation, on Monday the final headliners for the last of the UK’s major Summer festivals, Reading and Leeds 2013 were confirmed. After releasing three albums over the course of the last year, none of us should be overly surprised that US pop punk legends Green Day were confirmed… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 5th February 2013 Festival News, News, Reading and Leeds

After pulling off quite a surprise with their choice of Eminem as first headliner for the 2013 installment, the organisers at Reading & Leeds have returned to slightly more familiar territory for their second choice of headliner. Having headlined at Sonisphere Knebworth in 2011 in their festival headlining breakthrough and… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 11th December 2012 Festival News, News, Reading and Leeds

The organisers of Reading & Leeds have certainly pulled a swerve ball from their bag this year as the first headliner announced for Reading & Leeds Festival 2013 edition is none other than Detroit rap megastar Eminem. Having headlined at Reading & Leeds back in 2001, this will be Eminem… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 15th May 2012 Festival News, News, Reading and Leeds

Unless you’ve been living under a rock you’ve probably heard that Paramore will be sub-headlining at Reading and Leeds this year under UK goth rock veterans The Cure. Well to get themselves in fighting shape for those two appearances Hayley and friends have scheduled an intimate warm up show in… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 9th May 2012 Download, Festival News, News, Reading and Leeds

One of the UK’s most successful hardcore punk bands of recent years, Gallows, complete with new vocalist Wade MacNeil (ex Alexisonfire) have released some details about their forthcoming plans for the bulk of 2012. The band are currently at work on a brand new album, the first to feature Wade… Read More »