FESTIVAL NEWS: Reading & Leeds Festival Announce First Wave Of Acts

Reading & Leeds Festival have confirmed their first wave of acts, due to perform across the August bank holiday weekend (24th-26th) at Reading’s Richfield Avenue and Leeds’ Bramham Park.

Kendrick Lamar, Kings Of Leon, Fall Out Boy and Panic! At The Disco will headline the festival, with 50 more names announced including SkeptaWolf AliceAnnie Mac, Dua Lipa, J Hus, Diplo, Ms Banks, Pale Waves, Sigrid, Wretch 32, Yungen, The Wombats, Courteeners, UnderØath, Sum 41, Papa Roach, Waterparks, Hollywood Undead, Beartooth and Creeper. 

“Reading and Leeds prides itself on being a music-first festival and this year’s line-up already proves that,” comments Festival Republic’s Melvin Benn. “Kings of Leon and Fall Out Boy are bands that have grown with the festival and its fans and we couldn’t be more pleased to invite them back to headline. Adding Panic! at the Disco and Kendrick Lamar, probably the most sought-after act in the world right now, we think Reading and Leeds Festivals 2018 are off to an amazing start – with even more to come, so watch this space.” 

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For further information, tickets and the full line-up so far head to the Reading & Leeds Festival website.

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