New names announced for Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds Festivals

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More names are to be announced for this year’s Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds festivals tonight, and NME.COM will be first with the news.

A host of new acts have been added to the bill for the summer event, and we will be bringing you the updated line-up at 6.30pm this evening (April 27).

Be sure to stay tuned to NME.COM for the latest festival news.

As previously reported, this year’s Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds festivals line-up so far is:

Reading: Friday, August 25

Leeds: Saturday, August 26

Main Stage

Franz Ferdinand

Kaiser Chiefs



Belle & Sebastian

Fall Out Boy

The Subways

Panic! At The Disco

NME / Radio 1 Stage

Primal Scream

Reading: Saturday August 26

Leeds: Sunday August 27

Main Stage


Arctic Monkeys

The Streets

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Dirty Pretty Things

The Futureheads

The Cribs


NME / Radio 1 Stage

The Raconteurs

Reading: Sunday August 27

Leeds: Friday August 25

Main Stage

Pearl Jam


My Chemical Romance

NME / Radio 1 Stage

Maximo Park

The Rakes

The Kooks

Boy Kill Boy