Bands and fans gearing up for day one of the bash
Bands from around the world and thousands of music fans have descended on the Carling Weekend: Reading And Leeds Festivals this morning (August 24) as the biggest event in many music fans’ calendars is set to kick off.
Moving into the afternoon at the Reading site, the likes of The Long Blondes, The Gossip and Gogol Bordello will be performing on the main stage, with The Horrors and The Enemy playing the NME/Radio One Stage.
Over in Leeds it’s rock day on the main stage, with The Used and Funeral For A Friend playing afternoon slots. Hadouken!, New Young Pony Club and The Maccabees will be gearing things up in the NME/Radio One Stage.
NME.COM will have blogs, news reports, gossip and pictures from both sites throughout the days and evenings all weekend (August 24, 25 and 26). Keep checking back to stay in the loop with everything that’s going on.