With the likes of Arcade Fire and Guns N' Roses headlining Reading Festival this year, and LCD Soundsystem, Klaxons and Mumford And Sons taking to the other stages - it was going to be a year to remember. Below are some of our favourite photos from Reading Festival.

Click here to view full-screen photos from Leeds Festival.

Access all areas pictures from the weekend with Paramore.
Watch videos from Reading and Leeds Festivals.

Andy Willsher/NME
[caption]The Reading Festival 2010 site from the NME helicopter. Photo: Andy Willsher/NME[/caption]

Andy Whitton/NME
[caption]Festival punters battle through the mud at Reading Festival. Photo: Andy Whitton/NME[/caption]

Dan Dennison/NEM
[caption]Frankie And The Heartstrings prepare for their Reading Festival set. Photo: Dan Dennison/NEM [/caption]

Dan Dennison/NME
[caption]Fans pack out the Festival Republic Stage at Reading Festival to watch Frankie And The Heartstrings. Photo: Dan Dennison/NME[/caption]

Andy Whitton/NME
[caption]Music fans enjoy the rock at Reading Festival 2010, including the likes of Guns N' Roses and Blink-182. Photo: Andy Whitton/NME[/caption]

Dan Dennison/NME
[caption]Inside Warpaint's dressing room at Reading Festival 2010. Photo: Dan Dennison/NME[/caption]

Dan Dennison/NME
[caption]Warpaint prepare to walk onstage. Photo: Dan Dennison/NME[/caption]

Dan Dennison/NME
[caption]Crowds gather for The Cribs' Main Stage show at Reading Festival 2010. Photo: Dan Dennison/NME[/caption]

Andy Whitton/NME
[caption]New Young Pony Club play the NME/Radio One Stage. Photo: Andy Whitton/NME[/caption]

Dan Dennison/NME
[caption]Gaslight Anthem's Brian Fallon and Eva Spence from Rolo Tomassi hang out backstage. Photo: Dan Dennison/NME[/caption]

Andy Whitton/NME
[caption]The Maccabees play the Reading Festival Main Stage. Photo: Andy Whitton/NME[/caption]

Andy Willsher/NME
[caption]Biffy Clyro reveal their blond ambition. Photo: Andy Willsher/NME[/caption]

Andy Willsher/NME
[caption]Simon Neil leaves the Main Stage after Biffy Clyro's Reading Festival set. Photo: Andy Willsher/NME[/caption]

Andy Willsher/NME
[caption]The crowd sing along at Reading Festival 2010. Photo: Andy Willsher/NME[/caption]

Dan Dennison/NME
[caption]Festival punters decide what to watch next. Photo: Dan Dennison/NME[/caption]

Dan Dennison/NME
[caption]Warpaint's Jenny Lee and Adam Green hang out backstage at Reading Festival 2010. Photo: Dan Dennison/NME[/caption]

Andy Whitton/NME
[caption]A stall at Reading Festival 2010 sells Pete Doherty t-shirts. Photo: Andy Whitton/NME[/caption]

Dan Dennison/NME
[caption]Cancer Bats rock the Lock Up Stage. Photo: Dan Dennison/NME[/caption]

Andy Whitton/NME
[caption]Josh Homme hangs out backstage at Reading Festival. Photo: Andy Whitton/NME[/caption]

Dan Dennison/NME
[caption]Darwin Deez hangs out backstage before his show. Photo: Dan Dennison/NME[/caption]

Emilie Bailey/NME
[caption]Mumford And Sons relax before their set on the NME/Radio One Stage. Photo: Emilie Bailey/NME[/caption]

Emilie Bailey/NME
[caption]Mumford And Sons play a triumphant gig at Reading Festival 2010. Photo: Emilie Bailey/NME[/caption]

Dan Dennison/NME
[caption]Guns N' Roses arrive onstage an hour late. Photo: Dan Dennison/NME[/caption]

Dan Dennison/NME
[caption]Axl Rose and co play the Main Stage. Photo: Dan Dennison/NME[/caption]

Dan Dennison/NME
[caption]The Libertines prepare to walk onstage at Reading Festival for their reunion show. Photo: Dan Dennison/NME[/caption]

Roger Sargent/NME
[caption]Pete And Carl do what they do best at Reading Festival 2010. Photo: Roger Sargent/NME[/caption]

Andy Whitton/NME
[caption]Fans celebrate The Libertines reunion. Photo: Andy Whitton/NME[/caption]

Andy Whitton/NME
[caption]The Libertines warm the crowd up for Arcade Fire. Photo: Andy Whitton/NME[/caption]

Roger Sargent/NME
[caption]Pete and Carl celebrate their return. Photo: Roger Sargent/NME[/caption]

Tom Oxley/NME
[caption]The sun sets over the Reading Festival site. Photo: Tom Oxley/NME[/caption]

Click here to view supermassive photos from Leeds Festival. Check out our access all areas pictures from the weekend here.

Share This

Comments