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Matt Healy – “For Reading & Leeds, we’re gonna do the whole thing”

Matty Healy of The 1975 has told NME how seeing Nine Inch Nails’ amazing set at Leeds Festival as a teenager has inspired their upcoming headline slot at the dual festivals in August.

He explained that the band will bring their full spectacular 2019 arena set, stating, “For Reading & Leeds, we’re gonna do the whole thing”.

The 1975 performing at Glastonbury 2017 via NME

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Limited weekend and Friday tickets available for Reading Festival 2019

Soon after Sunday day tickets sold out for Reading Festival – the remaining Saturday day tickets have now been snapped up to see Post Malone and Twenty One Pilots at the August bank holiday event.

Weekend tickets and limited Friday Day tickets to see The 1975 headline are available for Reading; as are very few tickets for Leeds Festival. Get them here.

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The 1975, Post Malone, Twenty One Pilots & Foo Fighters for Reading and Leeds 2019

The first names have been announced for Reading & Leeds Festival 2019, with The 1975, Post Malone, Foo Fighters and Twenty One Pilots topping the bill. Tickets go on sale this Friday 23rd November at 9am.

As announced on BBC Radio 1 by Greg James, the news confirms the longstanding rumour that The 1975 will headline. They’ll be joined by Foo Fighters, the first time they’ve headlined Reading & Leeds since 2012.

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Reading & Leeds Festival announce 2019 tickets & dates

Reading & Leeds brought festival season 2018 to a close over a rainy bank holiday weekend. Organisers have announced ticket details for the festival’s return in 2019.

Over 200,000 festival goers raved across both sites this year, with sets from the likes of Kings Of Leon, Fall Out Boy, Kendrick Lamar, Post Malone, Dua Lipa and Panic! At The Disco, among others.

Credit: Reading Festival

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WATCH :: Mike Shinoda plays emotional tribute to Chester Bennington at Reading 2018

Mike Shinoda and the Reading Festival crowd paid tribute to Chester Bennington on August 25, with an emotional rendition of Linkin Park‘s ‘In The End’.

Speaking of continuing to perform following Bennington’s death, Shinoda told those in attendance: “Getting up here and doing this for me is really fulfilling, and it’s really an accomplishment just to kind of get over my own anxiety about doing it again.”

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Reading & Leeds Festival 2018 :: LINE UP :: Kendrick Lamar, Kings of Leon

Fall Out Boy, Kendrick Lamar and Kings of Leon announced as headliners for Reading and Leeds Festival 2018. Joined by Post Malone, Courteeners, Wolf Alice, Panic! At The Disco, Skepta and Dua Lipa.

Other acts announced today include Annie Mac, Brockhampton, Pale Waves, The Wombats, Bicep, Sigrid and Nadia Rose.

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