Name: Reading & Leeds
Where: Reading and Leeds, UK
When: 24 – 26 August
The simultaneous weekenders are a staple of the post-exam summer. Taking place on the final weekend of August, right after results day, R&L are one of the best places to celebrate (or drown your sorrows) after the big day.
With a huge lineup of acts all over the world, this year’s lineup is, once again, huge. Having seen the likes of Nirvana, Foo Fighters, Foals, Biffy Clyro and many more deliver some seminal headline sets the Reading and Leeds weekender is not to be missed.
With all of 2018’s lineup still to be announced, you can check out last year’s highlights over here.
Reading and Leeds has seen thousands of acts come and go through its many iterations, yet there are few better-known sets than Nirvana’s iconic 1992 performance. With Kasabian, Eminem and Muse having headlined last year’s edition, Reading and Leeds have seen countless incredible acts tread its boards over the years.
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Often some of the worse kept secrets of the festival, Reading and Leeds are renowned for their yearly not so secret sets. Having seen sets from the likes of Lady Gaga, You Me At Six, Foals, Franz Ferdinand, Skrillex and more, this year’s edition will certainly be set to bring some unexpectedly expected surprises.
Taking place between the 25th and 27th of August, this year’s edition of Reading and Leeds is set to be one of the biggest yet. Tickets for the three-dayers are available now from £205 + fees from the Reading and Leeds websites.