Reading & Leeds Festival

Bakar on his love of Foals and going “back to true indie rock roots” at Reading 2023

After smashing the main stage at R+L, the London singer-songwriter told us what to expect of his upcoming second album 'Halo'

Jedward went to Leeds Festival, met Soft Play, campaigned for the climate

The former ‘X Factor’ stars also performed 'Mr Brightside' at this year’s instalment

Reading Festival 2023: the best moments from the Bank Holiday bash

From Billie's return to The Killers bringing a slice of the Vegas strip to the Reading faithful, this year's event was stuffed with huge moments

86TVs discuss the “perfect heartbreak” of The Maccabees never headlining Reading & Leeds

Hugo and Felix White spoke to NME at this year's festival about their debut single and wanting to be an "outreaching, positive guitar band"

Lovejoy on the devotion of their fans and plans for new music at Reading 2023

The Brighton indie band caught up with NME backstage before making their debut appearance at the festival

Fousheé on working with Steve Lacy: “We bounce off of each other a lot”

"Beyond music, if I just want to talk about something, I can talk to him about anything"

Arlo Parks on her surprise Reading Holly Humberstone collab and love of Arctic Monkeys

After her set at Reading & Leeds, the singer joined Humberstone for a surprise performance of ‘Room Service’

ZAND on their queer community, touring with Peaches and collab with Jeremy Corbyn: “He was a G”

"It was an honour to collaborate with one of the last politicians in the country who has a beating heart"

Knocked Loose talk going viral and UK metal at Reading 2023

“The goal has always been to step outside of our comfort zone”