Kasabian: ‘Victoria Park gig is our Knebworth’ – watch

Band will headline huge open-air gig in their Leicester hometown tomorrow (June 21)

Kasabian have compared their gig at Victoria Park in Leicester to Oasis’ iconic appearance at Knebworth in 1996.

Click above to watch the band discuss their homecoming show, which will see them play to 50,000 fans in the town in which they grew up.

Kasabian’s latest album ’48:13′ entered the Official Album Chart at Number One last weekend (June 15), giving the group the fourth Number One album. Kasabian will headline the Pyramid Stage on the Sunday night at this year’s Glastonbury Festival.

Kasabian appear on the cover of this week’s NME, which is on newsstands now or available digitally.