Reading and Leeds Festival Line Up

24TH – 26TH AUGUST 2012

THE GREATEST FESTIVAL ON THE PLANET RETURNS

Fri 24 Reading / Sat 25 Leeds Sat 25 Reading / Sun 26 Leeds Sun 26 Reading/ Fri 24 Leeds

MAIN STAGE
The Cure Kasabian Foo Fighters
Paramore Florence and the Machine The Black Keys
Bombay Bicycle Club The Vaccines Kaiser Chiefs
You Me At Six Enter Shikari Bullet For My Valentine
Crystal Castles The Shins All Time Low
Angels and Airwaves Odd Future The Gaslight Anthem
Coheed and Cambria Mystery Jets Eagles of Death Metal
Cancer Bats Blood Red Shoes Band of Skulls
Deaf Havana Los Campesinos! Pulled Apart By Horses

NME/RADIO 1 STAGE
The Maccabees At The Drive In Justice
Foster The People The Cribs Two Door Cinema Club
The Courteeners Mastodon The Horrors
Graham Coxon Billy Talent SBTRKT
Passion Pit Miike Snow Mark Lanegan Band
The Blackout Santigold The Joy Formidable
The Hives Dry The River Tribes
Spector Twin Atlantic Django Django
Friends Pure Love Howler
Chiddy Bang Futuresound Comp Winner tbc Of Monsters and Men
Here We Go Magic

LOCK UP STAGE DANCE STAGE LOCK UP STAGE
Social Distortion Metronomy Less Than Jake
Anti Flag Katy B Me First and the Gimme Gimmes
Every Time I Die Azealia Banks Gallows
Bouncing Souls Jaguar Skills Turbonegro
Saves The Day Modestep Trash Talk
Touche Amore Feed Me Good Riddance
A Wilhelm Scream Grimes The Skints
Ceremony Japanese Popstars Polar Bear Club
Random Hand Clement Marfo and the Frontline This Is Hell
Star Fucking Hipsters Jagga The Flatliners
Dead To Me Zinc (DJ Set) Apologies, I Have None
Pettybone Crowns

BIGGEST AND BEST NAMES IN COMEDY, MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCED FOR THE ALTERNATIVE STAGE

Not only does READING & LEEDS FESTIVAL present the most exciting names in music to the most enthusiastic fans in the world, it also provides a chance to watch some of the most famous comedians who would usually be found performing in arenas all over the country. With music and film also on the Alternative Stage line-up this stage is one of the most popular at both festivals.

REGINALD D HUNTER, LEE NELSON, JASON BYRNE, STEPHEN K AMOS, SEANN WALSH and AL MURRAY aka THE PUB LANDLORD will all appear on The Alternative Stage and headline a host of prime comedy talent. There will also be musical delights in the form of SCROOBIUS PIP playing a full band set and the top DJ KID KOALA plus the amazing BENJAMIN ZEPHANIAH.

These acts join FOO FIGHTERS, THE CURE, KASABIAN, THE BLACK KEYS, PARAMORE, FLORENCE AND THE MACHINE, THE MACCABEES, SLEIGH BELLS, SOCIAL DISTORTION, THE VIEWS, AT THE DRIVE-IN, JUSTICE, FEEDER, LESS THAN JAKE, ANTI FLAG, YOUNG GUNS, METRONOMY and many more over the August Bank Holiday at Little John’s Farm in Reading and Bramham Park in Leeds.

The BBC Introducing Stage is yet to be announced showcasing the best in new bands set to dominate the airwaves in years to come.

Tickets are on sale through the Reading Arts Box Office

0118 960 6060

Or visit –

The Hexagon Theatre

Queens Walk

Reading

Berks

RG1 7UA

www.seetickets.com

http://readingfestival.com

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