Queens Of The Stone Age and Paramore have been announced as the official headliners of the Reading and Leeds Festivals, celebrated simultaneously on August 22, 23 and 24 on Richfield Avenue, Reading and Bramham Park, Leeds, England. It’s worth mentioning that the Reading Festival, specifically, is the oldest popular music festival running, in the world. Woohoo.
On the Main Stage, the headliners will be joined by Vampire Weekend, Enter Shakiri, Jimmy Eat World, Deaf Havana and Hacktivist.
Arctic Monkeys, Jake Bugg, Imagine Dragons, Foster The People, The Hives and Peace will be taking the Main Stage the following evening. Blink-182, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, You MeAat Six, A Day To Remember and Sleeping With Sirens complete the list of bands featured on the Main Stage of both festivals.
On the NME/BBC Radio 1 Stage, Warpaint, Courteneers, Bombay Bicycle Club, Disclosure, Chvrches, SBTRKT, The 1975, and Metronomy will be entertaining the sweaty crowds during the opening hours of the festival.
Stay tuned for more updates on the line-up and our roundup of a slew of American festivals here.