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Reading and Leeds organiser on next year's headliners: 'Every band we're talking to has guitars'

Reading and Leeds organiser on next year's headliners: 'Every band we're talking to has guitars'

Melvin Benn says he's already booked a band for the 2015 event

Midweek chart update: Royal Blood set for Number One with debut album

Midweek chart update: Royal Blood set for Number One with debut album

Brighton duo are in competition with Ariana Grande for this week's top spot

Suge Knight shooting investigation moved to LAPD homicide department

Suge Knight shooting investigation moved to LAPD homicide department

Reports also suggest that the former CEO of Death Row Records is refusing to cooperate with officers

MTV's VMAs drop 1.8 million viewers compared to 2013

MTV's VMAs drop 1.8 million viewers compared to 2013

However, the show still pulled in 8.3 million viewers

Burning Man festival gates to open after first day wash out

Burning Man festival gates to open after first day wash out

The week long event takes place in Black Rock Desert, Nevada

Suge Knight expected to make full recovery as police confirm he was targeted in LA club shooting

Suge Knight expected to make full recovery as police confirm he was targeted in LA club shooting

Former CEO of Death Row Records was shot six times at Chris Brown party on Sunday (August 24)

Reading Festival 2014: Sunday as it happened

Reading Festival 2014: Sunday as it happened

Blink-182 and Disclosure closed the final day of the event

Former west London rapper reportedly under investigation for James Foley beheading

Former west London rapper reportedly under investigation for James Foley beheading

Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary performed under the name L Jinny

Reading Festival 2014: Saturday as it happened

Reading Festival 2014: Saturday as it happened

Arctic Monkeys, Jake Bugg, Chvrches, Bombay Bicycle Club and Royal Blood play the second day of the bash

Metallica, Arcade Fire, Mumford & Sons' agents angry at 'Pay to play' Superbowl move

Metallica, Arcade Fire, Mumford & Sons' agents angry at 'Pay to play' Superbowl move

Bands unhappy at reports of having to pay to perform at lucrative half-time show

Two arrested at Reading Festival on suspicion of rape

Two arrested at Reading Festival on suspicion of rape

A 31-year-old man and 14-year-old boy have been taken into custody

Friday at Leeds Festival 2014 – the full report

Friday at Leeds Festival 2014 – the full report

Blink-182 headlined the first day at Bramham Park

Reading Festival 2014: Friday as it happened

Reading Festival 2014: Friday as it happened

Queens Of The Stone Age, Gerard Way, Jamie T, Paramore, Vampire Weekend and Warpaint are among the artists to appear on the first day of the event

Toy and Superfood battle adverse weather conditions on first night of music at Leeds Festival

Toy and Superfood battle adverse weather conditions on first night of music at Leeds Festival

Honeyblood and Fryars also performed on Thursday night of festival (August 20)

Waxahatchee and White Lung frontwomen team up for acoustic 'Coast To Coast' – watch

Waxahatchee and White Lung frontwomen team up for acoustic 'Coast To Coast' – watch

The song first featured on Waxahatchee's 2013 album 'Cerulean Salt'

Reading and Leeds weather update: rain predicted with dry, sunny spells in between

Reading and Leeds weather update: rain predicted with dry, sunny spells in between

Queens Of The Stone Age, Paramore, Arctic Monkeys and Blink-182 will headline the weekender

Reading residents complain as Tesco puts booze in salad aisle ahead of festival

Reading residents complain as Tesco puts booze in salad aisle ahead of festival

Supermarket spokesperson says the store gets 'busier than Christmas' ahead of the event

Bestival to expand across US and Europe

Bestival to expand across US and Europe

Organisers of the Isle of Wight event have signed distribution deals to launch the festival in other countries

O2 Priority Tickets available for Bombay Bicycle Club, Example and Lily Allen

O2 Priority Tickets available for Bombay Bicycle Club, Example and Lily Allen

Pre-sales for live dates start tomorrow (August 20)

Elbow, Paolo Nutini, Jessie Ware, Ryan Adams and more added to iTunes Festival line-up

Elbow, Paolo Nutini, Jessie Ware, Ryan Adams and more added to iTunes Festival line-up

New additions join Kasabian, Beck, Robert Plant and more in month-long takeover of London's Roundhouse

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