Reading And Leeds Festivals 2009 tickets on sale early

Limited number of tickets up for grabs after this year's event

Tickets for the 2009 Reading And Leeds festivals are set to go on sale just days after this year’s event.

Metallica, Rage Against The Machine and The Killers are headlining the twin festivals this weekend (August 22-24), with NME.COM bringing you full coverage live from both sites.

However fans who want to book their place for next year’s event can with tickets for the 2009 festival, set to go on sale at 9am (BST) on August 26.

A limited number of tickets will be sold for a limited period at 2008’s prices. For more information go to Festivalrepublic.com.

Meanwhile NME.COM will have the latest news, blogs, pictures and video interviews all weekend. Head to Reading And Leeds Festival index for more information.