Reading & Leeds Festival

Refused On The Horror Of The Migrant Crisis In Calais

Swedish punks Refused have recently been fund-raising for the crisis in Calais, and even wrote a song about it ('366') on their new album...

Cancer Bats – A Show In The Life Of One Of Punk And Metal’s Most Gnarly Live Bands

We follow Toronto thrashers Cancer Bats from dressing room to stage as they tear through another triumphant festival appearance, hearing from frontman Liam Cormier...

NME readers want Arctic Monkeys and Florence + The Machine to headline Reading and Leeds 2016

Radiohead, Bring Me The Horizon, Muse, Foals and The Strokes also tipped for next year's festivals

Babymetal: “We Want To Teach Metallica Our Dance Moves”

The Japanese band that stormed Reading and Leeds this weekend tell NME how excited they are to headline Wembley in 2016, also explaining that...

Metallica praise their fans and say they are ‘truly blessed’ as they close Leeds Festival 2015

Band returned to Yorkshire festival for first time since 2008 to play Main Stage set

Reading and Leeds Boss Melvin Benn On Tyler The Creator’s UK Ban And Next Year’s Headliners

We caught up with the Reading and Leeds organiser to hear what he made of Tyler The Creator having to pull out of the...

Leeds Festival 2015: Metallica end festival following sets from Foals and Bring Me The Horizon

Third day of festival also had appearances from Babymetal, Wolf Alice, Royal Blood and more

Reading and Leeds Festival boss: ‘Foals are an amazing band and they will be a future headliner’

Melvin Benn reveals one headline band has already been booked for 2016 event

Kendrick Lamar compares Reading to Compton

Rapper says the 'live, live, live' individuals in the Berkshire festival remind him of hometown