Plus Prodigy, Faith No More, Kaiser Chiefs to play first day of events
NME.COM will be bringing you live coverage of the three-day bashes.
The Reading Festival Republic stage will be headed up by Biffy Clyro spin-off band Marmaduke Duke, playing their final live shows of 2009. Mark Lanegan‘s project Soulsavers, The Big Pink, Black Lips, Bombay Bicycle Club and A Place To Bury Strangers will play before the bearded rockers.
NME.COM will be coming live from both the Reading And Leeds Festivals sites this weekend (August 28-30). Stay tuned to NME.COM/festivals for news reports, blogs, video interviews and photos from the event.
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