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Reading Festival travel to be affected by train strikes

Reading Festival travel to be affected by train strikes

Rail workers will strike for three days over the August bank holiday

  • Aug 3, 2015
Foals say they turned down offer to play The Libertines' surprise Glastonbury Festival slot

Foals say they turned down offer to play The Libertines' surprise Glastonbury Festival slot

Band claim they were too unfit to appear before Florence + The Machine

  • Jul 31, 2015
Dave Grohl: 'I cried like a fucking baby watching Florence cover Foo Fighters at Glastonbury'

Dave Grohl: 'I cried like a fucking baby watching Florence cover Foo Fighters at Glastonbury'

Grohl also states he 'prayed' that Florence + The Machine would replace his band at the festival

  • Jul 27, 2015
Lee Nelson says Argos microphone helped him pull off Kanye West Glastonbury stage invasion

Lee Nelson says Argos microphone helped him pull off Kanye West Glastonbury stage invasion

Prankster also reveals how he was turned away from his own gig at festival

  • Jul 24, 2015
Mastodon pull out of Reading and Leeds Festival appearance

Mastodon pull out of Reading and Leeds Festival appearance

Band have axed 16 dates around the world due to 'personal family matter'

  • Jul 21, 2015
Noel Gallagher pokes fun at The Guardian and 'Nazi-sympathising' Royal Family during Latitude set

Noel Gallagher pokes fun at The Guardian and 'Nazi-sympathising' Royal Family during Latitude set

Former Oasis man headlines the Suffolk event

  • Jul 20, 2015
Thom Yorke makes surprise appearance alongside Portishead at Latitude Festival

Thom Yorke makes surprise appearance alongside Portishead at Latitude Festival

Yorke also performs unannounced solo set.

  • Jul 19, 2015
Radiohead's Thom Yorke to play secret solo gig at Latitude Festival today

Radiohead's Thom Yorke to play secret solo gig at Latitude Festival today

Radiohead producer posts cryptic message on Twitter ahead of second day of festival

  • Jul 18, 2015
Alt-J step up to headliner level on first day of Latitude Festival

Alt-J step up to headliner level on first day of Latitude Festival

Day one of Suffolk festival also brought performances from Summer Camp, Gengahr and a secret Ed Sheeran set

  • Jul 18, 2015
Ed Sheeran plays secret gig at Latitude Festival

Ed Sheeran plays secret gig at Latitude Festival

Singer-songwriter made surprise appearance on iArena stage

  • Jul 18, 2015
Portishead announce last-minute Cardiff gig ahead of Latitude headline appearance

Portishead announce last-minute Cardiff gig ahead of Latitude headline appearance

Band will perform at Cardiff University on Thursday

  • Jul 14, 2015
Noel Gallagher, Peace and Jamie T close T In The Park Festival 2015

Noel Gallagher, Peace and Jamie T close T In The Park Festival 2015

The Scottish festival took place at Strathallan Castle in Perthshire over the weekend (July 10-12)

  • Jul 13, 2015
T In The Park organisers assisting police after video of man getting bottled at goes viral

T In The Park organisers assisting police after video of man getting bottled at goes viral

Video was originally posted on the 'Being oot yer nut at T in the Park' Facebook page

  • Jul 13, 2015
Name of man found dead at T In The Park festival revealed

Name of man found dead at T In The Park festival revealed

The Scottish festival took place at Strathallan Castle in Perthshire over the weekend (July 10-12)

  • Jul 13, 2015
T In The Park man who claimed he was stuck in tent bag as festival ended admits he was joking

T In The Park man who claimed he was stuck in tent bag as festival ended admits he was joking

Scottish police were alerted to Scott Johnston's tweet as message went viral

  • Jul 13, 2015
Disclosure close Lisbon's Nos Alive festival 2015

Disclosure close Lisbon's Nos Alive festival 2015

Sleaford Mods, Sam Smith, The Jesus & Mary Chain also played the final day of the Portuguese event on Saturday (July 11)

  • Jul 12, 2015
Man found dead at T In The Park festival

Man found dead at T In The Park festival

Death of a 36 year old individual under investigation

  • Jul 12, 2015
The Libertines perform new tracks 'Barbarians' and 'Fame And Fortune' at T In The Park - watch

The Libertines perform new tracks 'Barbarians' and 'Fame And Fortune' at T In The Park - watch

The Vaccines, Charli XCX, Palma Violets and more also play sets

  • Jul 12, 2015
Mumford & Sons make triumphant return to Nos Alive festival

Mumford & Sons make triumphant return to Nos Alive festival

Portugal festival also brought sets from The Prodigy, Ting Tings and Future Islands

  • Jul 11, 2015
Kasabian cover Iggy Pop's 'Lust For Life' as T In The Park kicks off – watch

Kasabian cover Iggy Pop's 'Lust For Life' as T In The Park kicks off – watch

First day of festival also brought performances from The Cribs, Hot Chip, The War on Drugs and Lucy Rose

  • Jul 11, 2015

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