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Post Malone, The 1975, Twenty One Pilots, & Foo Fighters Headlining 2019 Reading & Leeds Festivals

The headliners for the 2019 Reading and Leeds festivals in England were revealed on Wednesday morning, with Post Malone, Twenty One Pilots, Foo Fighters, and…
Gil Kaufman / Billboard | November 21, 2018 - 9:16 am

Watch AC/DC’s Brian Johnson Perform With Muse At Reading Festival

Brian Johnson has been AC/DC's singer ever since the 1980 death of Bon Scott. But last year, doctors told Johnson that he had to stop
Tom Breihan | August 28, 2017 - 10:11 am

Watch Drake Perform With Giggs At Reading Festival

Drake joined UK rapper Giggs onstage during his performance at Reading Festival today, MissInfo reports. "See, back in the day when the feds used to…
Peter Helman | August 27, 2017 - 5:51 pm

Reading And Leeds Ban Pineapples

For too long, the people of this planet have had to deal with the nightmare of people who bring pineapples to music festivals. Well, it…
Tom Breihan | August 15, 2017 - 9:48 am

Eminem, Kasabian, Muse Headline Reading & Leeds 2017

Reading And Leeds has announced its full 2017 lineup today after previously announcing two headliners and a handful of acts over the last few weeks.
James Rettig | February 24, 2017 - 1:09 pm

Chvrches Dedicated A Song To Harambe At Reading Festival

On Thursday night, Young Thug released a song called "Harambe." And on Friday night, during their performance at the first day of the UK's Reading…
Peter Helman | August 28, 2016 - 7:51 pm

Foals, Disclosure Co-Headlining Reading And Leeds 2016

Foals and Disclosure are headlining this year's Reading and Leeds festivals, joining the already-announced Red Hot Chili Peppers for the three-day English festival. The line-up…
James Rettig | January 28, 2016 - 9:40 am

Leeds Festival Locks Evian Christ In A Cage After Mistaking Him For Gatecrasher

British dance producer and Kanye West associate Evian Christ was apparently locked up after his DJ set at the UK's Leeds Festival today for, uh,…
Peter Helman | August 28, 2015 - 7:11 pm

Reading & Leeds Lineup 2014

England's Reading and Leeds festivals aren't the largest or most important festivals in the UK -- that's still Glastonbury -- but they're still massive institutions…
Tom Breihan | March 11, 2014 - 8:37 am

Trent Reznor Says Biffy Clyro Fucked NIN’s Reading Set

Right now, Trent Reznor and his reactivated Nine Inch Nails are on a big comeback tour, bringing an elaborate show inspired by the Talking Heads'
Tom Breihan | August 26, 2013 - 9:51 am

Reading & Leeds Lineup 2012

The initial lineups for the venerable UK fests Reading and Leeds were announced today, and the annual proceeds this year feature the likes of the…
Corban Goble | March 12, 2012 - 3:52 pm

The Strokes & Jarvis Cocker Cover The Cars At Reading

Last night, Pulp's Jarvis Cocker joined co-headliners the Strokes during their Is This It-heavy set at Reading Festival for a cover of The Cars' "Just…
Corban Goble | August 28, 2011 - 4:25 pm

Reading & Leeds Lineup 2011

If you're a Muse or My Chemical Romance fan, I feel sorta bad for you, but today's your lucky day: The bands are headlining this…
Brandon Stosuy | March 22, 2011 - 10:07 am

Reading & Leeds Festivals 2009 In Photos

This past weekend, bill-sharing fellows Reading and Leeds were tasked with distracting a nation still reeling from the death of its Oasis. Their secret weapons…
Scott Lapatine | August 31, 2009 - 12:40 am

Reading, Leeds 2009 Line-Ups: Radiohead, Kings Of Leon, And Arctic Monkeys

This year's August bank holiday weekend (8/28-8/30) will provide two chances to see the acts mentioned in this post title, along with Bloc Party, Yeah…
Scott Lapatine | March 30, 2009 - 3:16 pm