April 24, 2012 14:00

Graham Coxon, Hives, Mastodon added to Reading and Leeds Festivals 2012 – ticket details

The Blackout, Santigold, The Joy Formidable also join the August bash's bill

Graham Coxon, Hives, Mastodon added to Reading and Leeds Festivals 2012 – ticket details

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Graham Coxon, The Hives and Mastodon are among the new additions to the line-up for this summer's Reading And Leeds Festivals.

The event, which runs from August 24–26, has added 18 new bands to its bill, all of whom will play on the NME/Radio 1 Stage over the course of the weekend.

Coxon and The Hives will appear on the NME/Radio 1 Stage on Friday at Reading (August 24) and Saturday (August 25) at Leeds, with Passion Pit, The Blackout, Spector, Friends, Chiddy Bang and Here We Go Magic also appearing on that day.

Mastodon will appear on Saturday at Reading (August 25) and Sunday (August 26) at Leeds, with Frank Carter's new outfit Pure Love, Santigold, Dry The River and Twin Atlantic also joining the bill.

On Sunday at Reading (August 26) and on Friday (August 24) at Leeds The Joy Formidable head up the new additions, with the Mark Langegan Band, Tribes, Django Django, Howler and Of Monsters And Men also joining the line-up.

The Cure, Foo Fighters and Kasabian will headline this summer's Reading And Leeds Festivals, with Paramore, The Vaccines, Enter Shikari, At The Drive-In, The Black Keys, Bombay Bicycle Club, You Me At Six and All Time Low playing high profile slots. See below for the line-up so far.

See NME.COM/festivals/reading-and-leeds, Readingfestival.com and Leedsfestival.com for more information about this summer's events.

The Reading And Leeds Festivals line-ups so far are:

Reading: August 24 (Fri), Leeds: August 25 (Sat)

Main Stage

The Cure
Paramore
Bombay Bicycle Club
You Me At Six
Crystal Castles
Angels and Airwaves
Coheed and Cambria
Cancer Bats
Deaf Havana

NME/Radio 1 Stage

The Maccabees
Foster The People
The Courteeners
Graham Coxon
Passion Pit
The Blackout
The Hives
Spector
Friends
Chiddy Bang
Here We Go Magic

The Lock Up Stage

Social Distortion
Anti Flag
Every Time I Die
Bouncing Souls
Saves The Day
Touche Amore
A Wilhelm Scream
Ceremony
Random Hand
Dead To Me
Star Fucking Hipsters
Pettybone

Reading: August 25 (Sat), Leeds: August 26 (Sun)

Main Stage

Kasabian
Florence And The Machine
The Vaccines
Enter Shikari
The Shins
Odd Future
Mystery Jets
Blood Red Shoes
Los Campesinos!

NME/Radio 1 Stage

At The Drive-In
The Cribs
Mastodon
Billy Talent
Miike Snow
Santigold
Dry The River
Twin Atlantic
Pure Love

Dance Stage

Metronomy
Katy B
Azealia Banks
Jaguar Skills
Modestep
Feed Me
Grimes
Japanese Popstars
Clement Marfo And The Frontline
Jagga
Zinc (DJ Set)

Reading: August 26 (Sun), Leeds: August 24 (Fri)

Main Stage

Foo Fighters
The Black Keys
Kaiser Chiefs
Bullet For My Valentine
All Time Low
The Gaslight Anthem
Eagles Of Death Metal
Band Of Skulls
Pulled Apart By Horses

NME/Radio 1 Stage

Justice
Two Door Cinema Club
The Horrors
SBTRKT
Mark Langegan Band
The Joy Formidable
Tribes
Django Django
Howler
Of Monsters And Men

The Lock Up Stage

Less Than Jake
Me First And The Gimme Gimmes
Gallows
Turbonegro
Trash Talk
Good Riddance
The Skints
Polar Bear Club
This Is Hell
The Flatliners
Apologies, I Have None

Photo Gallery – The 30 Greatest Reading And Leeds Festivals Moments

To check the availability of Reading Festival tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

To check the availability of Leeds Festival tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.













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