FESTIVAL NEWS: Reading & Leeds Festival Announce Transgressive 15th Anniversary Late Night Takeover

This year marks fifteen years of Transgressive Records and to celebrate, the indie label will be returning to Reading & Leeds Festival to provide after-hours entertainment on the Alternative Stage.

Taking place at Reading on Friday and Leeds on Saturday and Sunday, expect exclusive live sets, DJ slots and other birthday surprises from 9:30pm until late.

Friday at Reading will see a DJ battle between BBC Radio 1’s Jack Saunders and indie rockers Circa Waves, whilst Mystery Jets will perform at Leeds on the Saturday. Sunday will also see performances from Let’s Eat Grandma and Steel Banglez in Leeds. Closing on Sunday will be Transgressive Soundsystem, and there will also be a Beyonce vs. Drake DJ party hosted by Bless and Superhero DJs.

If you were planning to purchase tickets for Reading Festival unfortunately you’ve missed out, as it is now completely sold out. There are, however, limited weekend and day tickets available for Leeds Festival.

Reading & Leeds Festival takes place between 23rd – 25th August, at Richfield Avenue (Reading) and Bramham Park (Leeds). For more information, the full line-up so far and tickets head to the festival website.

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