Reading & Leeds 2011: Dance Stage additions and more
aaamusic | On 19, Apr 2011
Having already revealed some of the biggest bands on the planet for this year’s Reading & Leeds Festivals, more acts have been confirmed to play at Europe’s biggest dual site, Little John’s Farm in Reading and Bramham Park in Leeds. Held Friday 26th August – Sunday 28th August 2011, this is the most exciting weekend of music and fun held anywhere in the world.
On The Dance Stage we are very proud to announce the legendary UNKLE bringing a worldwide exclusive show under the guise of UNKLE Sounds, and the incredible SIMIAN MOBILE DISCO performing live. We have also confirmed the rest of the line-up for this stage and 10 more names for the NME/Radio 1 stage – see below.
Travelling between Reading and Leeds, these acts join our four headliners on the Main Stage: MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE, THE STROKES, PULP and MUSE. On the NME/Radio 1 Stage – BEADY EYE, JANE’S ADDICTION, 2 MANY DJ’S and THE STREETS top off a weekend of extraordinary artists covering a broad spectrum of music.
Many more names are still to be announced as well as the full line-up for the Lock-Up Stage, Festival Republic Stage, BBC Introducing Stage and The Alternative Stage. This is definitely the finest line-up you’ll find at any festival this summer at the most legendary event. Get your tent packed!
The line-up so far is:
Fri 26 Reading / Sat 27 Leeds Sat 27 Reading / Sun 28 Leeds Sun 28 Reading/ Fri 26 Leeds
My Chemical Romance The Strokes Muse
Thirty Seconds to Mars Pulp Elbow
The Offspring The National Interpol
Deftones Jimmy Eat World Friendly Fires
Rise Against Madness Enter Shikari
Bring Me the Horizon Two Door Cinema Club The View
New Found Glory Seasick Steve Frank Turner
The Blackout The Pigeon Detectives Taking Back Sunday
Architects The Joy Formidable We Are The Ocean
Beady Eye Jane’s Addiction 2 Many DJs
White Lies Crystal Castles The Streets
Noah and the Whale Bombay Bicycle Club Death From Above 1979
The Vaccines Glassjaw Panic! At the Disco
Metronomy Everything Everything Warpaint
Patrick Wolf The Kills Chapel Club
The Naked and Famous OFWGKTA Cage The Elephant
Mona Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros Best Coast
Miles Kane Yuck Fucked Up
Frankie and the Heartstrings Funeral Party Dananananaykroyd
Pulled Apart By Horses
THE DANCE/LOCK UP STAGE
Simian Mobile Disco (Live)
Sub Focus (live)
Nero (DJ set)
SBTRKT (DJ set)
Does It Offend You, Yeah
FESTIVAL REPUBLIC STAGE
The Horrors The Midnight Beast Peter Doherty
THE ALTERNATIVE STAGE
TIM MINCHIN – Reading Sunday & Leeds Saturday
LEE NELSON – Reading Saturday & Leeds Friday
RUSSELL KANE – Leeds Sunday
HENRY ROLLINS – Reading Friday & Leeds Saturday
MARK THOMAS – Reading Saturday & Leeds Friday
Weekend tickets £192.50 plus booking fees • Day tickets Fri, Sat, Sun £82.50 plus booking fee • Early entry permits £15 • Weekend ticket prices include camping.
Tickets are strictly limited to a maximum of four per household for those booking by telephone or online and two per person for personal callers to walk in stores.
Credit Card line: 0870 060 3775 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 0870 060 3775 end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Selected HMV stores, wee websites for store listings.
Reading tickets can be bought at face value, in person when paid for in cash at the Reading Arts & Venues Box Office, The Hexagon.
Leeds tickets can be bought at face value, in person when paid for in cash at Leeds Visitor Centre. Also in person from Crash Records and Jumbo Records subject to booking fees.
Please note that picture ID/proof of address will be required at the time of booking. Tickets are subject to availability.
Limit of 2 per household/person for personal callers.
Children under 13 (12 and under) are admitted free but MUST be accompanied by a ticket holding adult. Please note there is no separate children’s area at this event.