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Reading & Leeds Festival

Odd Future cause controversy at Leeds Festival after beating gagged and bound blow up doll

The LA collective continue where they left off at Reading Festival yesterday (August 25) with their onstage antics

Two Door Cinema Club play surprise acoustic set at Reading Festival

Band are revealed as the mystery guests on the BBC Introducing Stage

Frank Turner covers The Streets and Nirvana as he launches Mongol Horde at Reading Festival

Former Million Dead man shows off his new side project at Richfield Avenue.

Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, Two Door Cinema Club to play Reading Festival today (August 26)

Kaiser Chiefs, The Gaslight Anthem, Justice will also help close this year's festival

At The Drive-In cover The Smiths as they make UK comeback at Reading Festival

Reunited hardcore punks play a 13-song set, which is heavily skewed to their classic 'Relationship Of Command' LP

The Cure close second night at Leeds festival with epic 33-song set

Bombay Bicycle Club and Crystal Castles both play new material on the Main Stage

The Maccabees bring ‘Given To The Wild’ to Leeds Festival

Plus Foster The People, Spector and The Hives rock the NME/Radio 1 Stage on day two at Bramham Park

Kasabian cover Fatboy Slim and The Beatles at their Reading Festival headline debut

Florence And The Machine, The Vaccines and Enter Shikari also entertain a damp Richfield Avenue

Jake Bugg – ‘I’ve Always Wanted To Play Reading Festival’

Jake Bugg is the buzz act of Reading And Leeds this year. As he prepares to support Noel Gallagher on tour, and release his...

Walk Onstage With The Joy Formidable – Leeds 2012

The Joy Formidable played a storming set on the NME Stage at Leeds 2012. We followed their route from dressing room to stage.

Odd Future joined by Trash Talk during dramatic Reading Festival set

The LA rap collective have a tangle with security as they play the event's Main Stage

Walk Onstage With Two Door Cinema Club – Leeds 2012

We follow Alex Trimble and co as they face a massive crowd, second from top on the NME Stage at Leeds Festival.

‘Green Day At Reading? Amazing!’

Green Day's 'secret' show on the NME Stage at Reading 2012 wasn't much of a secret in the end, but if you were lucky...

Green Day bring Reading Festival to a standstill with surprise set

The band play a 13-song, hour-long set, but air only two new songs during their last minute appearance

Foo Fighters At Leeds – How Was It For You?

We went out into the crowd to gauge the mood following Dave Grohl and co's mammoth headline set at Leeds festival, which included a...

Bombay Bicycle Club – ‘We Go On Naked Runs’

Backstage at Reading 2012, Bombay Bicycle Club tell us about their new 'euphoric dance' song, the challenge of going onstage before Paramore, and why...

Michael Angelakos – ‘I Never Thought Of Passion Pit As My Main Project’

We chat to Passion Pit backstage at Reading, a place he says has an unmistakable 'aura'.

The Hives – ‘Reading 2012 Was Amazing’

We chat to The Hives about their phenomenal performance on the NME/Radio 1 Stage, and why everyone's delighted that they're back, doing what they...

You Me At Six – ‘Playing Wembley Is Scary’

We chat to You Me At Six backstage at Reading 2012 about taking the step up to arenas.

The Maccabees – ‘It’s Exciting To Start Writing Again’

We chat to The Maccabees at Reading 2012, ahead of their headline slot on the NME/Radio 1 Stage.