Wednesday, 29 June 2011

Reading and Leeds festivals completely headline

Reading and Leeds festival present this year on the Alternative Stage.

Dry The River
and Pete And The Pirates have added the line-up at Reading and Leeds Festival 2011.

At the Alternative Stage some comedy acts perform, with Rob Rouse, Roisin Conaty and Tom Wrigglesworth among the new additions.

Other bands also include on the bill are Muse, My Chemical Romance and a co-effort from Pulp and The Strokes.

The Reading And Leeds Festivals line-ups so far are:

The Alternative Stage [Appearing across the weekend]
Henry Rollins
Lee Nelson
Mark Thomas
Russell Kate
Tim Minchin
Al Pitcher
Andrew O’Neill
Brigitte Aphrodite
Craig Campbell
Danny McGloughlin
Daniel Sloss
Dave Twentyman
Deadcat Bounce
Doc Brown
Dry The River
Future Cinema with Guillemots
Future Disco
Gar Murran
Jimmy McGhie
Johnny Flynn & The Sussex Wit
Josh Widdicombe
Late Night Gimp Fight
Mark Watson
Marlon Davis
Mike Bubbins
Pete And The Pirates
Popcorn Comedy
Rob Rouse
Roisin Conaty
Saul Williams
Seann Walsh
Stephen Grant
Stephen Williams
Steve Hughes
The Petebox
The Rubberbandits
Tom Deacon
Tom Wrigglesworth
Transgressive Records

Reading: August 26 (Fri), Leeds: August 27 (Sat)
Main Stage
My Chemical Romance
30 Seconds To Mars
The Offspring
Rise Against
Bring Me The Horizon
New Found Glory
The Blackout

NME/Radio 1 Stage
Beady Eye
White Lies
Noah & The Whale
The Vaccines
Patrick Wolf
The Naked And Famous
Miles Kane
Frankie & The Heartstrings
Pulled Apart By Horses

Festival Republic Stage
The Horrors
Tom Vek
White Denim
Anna Calvi
The Antlers
Foster The People
Cerebral Ballzy
Dry The River
Royal Bangs
The Computers
Mini Mansions
Cherri Bomb

The Dance Stage
UNKLE Sounds
Simian Mobile Disco (Live)
Sub Focus (live)
Nero (DJ set)
Crystal Fighters
Mount Kimbie
Does It Offend You, Yeah?
Cold Cave

Reading: August 29 (Sat), Leeds: August 30 (Sun)
Main Stage
The Strokes (to close Reading)
Pulp (to close Leeds)
The National
Jimmy Eat World
Two Door Cinema Club
Seasick Steve
The Pigeon Detectives
The Joy Formidable

NME/Radio 1 Stage
Jane's Addiction
Crystal Castles
Bombay Bicycle Club
Everything Everything
The Kills
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros
Funeral Party

Festival Republic Stage
The Midnight Beast
Rival Schools
And So I Watch You From Afar
Smith Westerns
Cloud Control
Mariarchi El Bronx
Big Deal
Young The Giant
She Keeps Bees

Reading: August 28 (Sun), Leeds: August 26 (Fri)
Main Stage
Friendly Fires
Enter Shikari
The View
Frank Turner
Taking Back Sunday
We Are The Ocean

NME/Radio 1 Stage
2manydjs (co-headline – playing last on both sites)
The Streets (co-headline)
Death From Above 1979
Panic! At The Disco
Chapel Club
Cage The Elephant
Best Coast
Fucked Up

Festival Republic Stage
Peter Doherty
Viva Brother
Ed Sheeran
The Twilight Singers
Twin Atlantic
Fight Like Apes
Benjamin Francis Leftwich
Little Comets
Dutch Uncles

Reading Festival announced newly acts added on the bill

Reading Festival announced newly acts added on the bill are Dry The River, Johnny Flynn and Pete & The Pirates, all of whom will appear on the Alternative Stage.

The event takes place at Richfield Avenue, Reading, Berkshire, 26-28 Aug.

Recent headline for the Festival Republic stage include Tom Vek, Anna Calvi, Ed Sheeran and Rival Schools. The existing roster for the twin festivals features the likes of The Strokes, The National, My Chemical Romance, Interpol and Elbow.

More information about this festival at

Tuesday, 14 June 2011

Reading Festival organizers have revealed further 37 bands more

Reading Festival organizers have revealed further 37 bands more, who will be perform in this year.

On the Festival Republic Stage will present The Horrors, The Midnight Beast and Pete Doherty in this summer year.

Other bands also include Digitalism, Rival Schools, Brother, Tom Vek, And So I Watch You From Afar, Ed Sheeran, White Denim, Smith Westerns, The Twilight Singers, Anna Calvi, Cloud Control, CocknBullKid, The Antlers and Cults.

Twin Atlantic, Foster The People, Mariarchi El Bronx, Fight Like Apes, Cerebral Ballzy, Grouplove, Benjamin Francis, Leftwich, Dry The River, Tribes, Little Comets, Royal Bangs, Big Deal, Dutch Uncles, The Computers, Young The Giant, Nightbox, Islet, She Keeps Bees, Flats, Mini Mansions, Romance and Cherri Bomb are also confirmed to perform our career.