GOOD NEWS ABOUT BILLS!

Grandaddy and Elliott Smith are among the latest batch of acts to confirm their slots...

Grandaddy, Royal Trux, Elliott Smith, LES RYTHMES DIGITALES, UTAH SAINTS, TERRIS, …AND YOU WILL KNOW US BY THE TRAIL OF THE DEAD and BLACK BOX RECORDER are amongst the latest names added to the bill for the READING/LEEDS FESTIVAL.

The Clint Boon Experience, Lupine Howl, Dark Star, Brassy, Crashland, Orange Can, King Adora and The Lapse complete the list of latest additions. Each will join the Radio One Evening Session Stage.

Grandaddy, Royal Trux, Terris, Brassy, King Adora, Orange Can and The Lapse will join Muse, Shed Seven and Ween at Reading on Friday August 25, switching to Leeds on the following Monday (August 28).

Utah Saints, Black Box Recorder, Dark Star, …Trail Of The Dead and Crashland follow Embrace, The Wannadies and Badly Drawn Boy at Reading on Saturday August 26 moving up to Leeds on the following evening.

Elliott Smith, LRD, Lupine Howl and Clint Boon Experience support Ian Brown, Shack and one yet to be confirmed special guest in Reading on Sunday August 27, having played Leeds the previous night.

Details of more acts – plus the full-line for the dance tent, will be announced in the coming weeks.

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