Reading and Leeds first wave: Foo Fighters, The 1975 and more
There we go! Reading and Leeds festivals have announced the first wave of artists for the 2019 edition. Foo Fighters, The 1975 and Post Malone are the headliners of a bill that also includes Twenty One Pilots, Bastille and Billie Eilish.
Other names announced in this first wave of artists are Blossoms, The Distillers, Sundara Karma, Not3s, Stefflon Don, Juice Wrld, Pale Waves, Hayley Kiyoko, Camelphat, Denis Sulta, The Amazons, Yungblud, Pvris, G Flip, Bowling For Soup and Crucast.
The Foo Fighters
were also announced for Belfast's Vital Festival
and also Hurricane
Festivals in Germany. As for The 1975, the band will perform at Rock Am Ring
and Rock Im Park
, also in Germany, and Mad Cool
in Spain. For the Twenty One Pilots
, it's the first festivals appearance for 2019.Reading
Festivals are one of the most important music festivals in the UK and always take place on August bank holiday weekend. The two events take place simultaneously sharing the same bill. Reading
Festival is one of the oldest pop music festival in the world and can host more than 87,000 people through the weekend. The Leeds
edition has capacity for more than 75,000 attendees.
You can buy both festivals tickets through our website. Reading
tickets are available here