The Reading and Leeds Festivals announced additions to their initial 2010 lineups. Marina and the Diamonds, Ash and British Sea Power have been named to headline the Festival Republic Stage. The NME/Radio 1 Stage has added The Joy Formidable, and announcements for the BBC Introducing Stage and the Alternative Stage are due soon. Check out the complete lineup for both the Reading and Leeds festivals.
Headlining the festivals will be Arcade Fire, Guns N' Roses and Blink-182.
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There are more acts to be announced, with seven stages in total. The Reading and Leeds festivals run from August 27th - 29th, also known as Bank Holiday Weekend.
Reading and Leeds were recently known as "Carling Weekend" until the festival sponsor Carling dropped support for the two shows. Festival Republic has picked up the bill and continued the drive. Reading and Leeds are two of the oldest music festivals around, which date back to 1961.
Check out the Spacelab Festival Guide for more information on the Reading Festival and Leeds Festival lineup, tickets, and other details.