Jake Bugg, Metronomy and more added to Leeds Festival 2014 line-up

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On top of the confirmation of Blink 182, Leeds Festival organisers have also named a handful of acts that will appear at Leeds Festival 2014.

Disclosure, I Am Legion, Jake Bugg, Metronomy, Of Mice & Men and Wilkinson will all make a performance at next year’s bash following an announcement on the official website today.

Can you believe that’s just the start? Loads more names will be coming your way over the next few months. You know what to do…grab your mates and get involved,” organisers stated.

Be sure to check back soon for the very latest leeds festival rumours and updates!

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Blink 182 to headline Leeds Festival 2014

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Organisers of Leeds Festival 2014 have confirmed that punk-rock legends Blink 182 will take one of the prestigious headline slots at next summer’s bash.

Blink are expected to perform a mash of old material as well as new hits from their up-and-coming 7th studio album which will be released in 2014.

Mark Hoppus added, “I’m stoked to play Reading & Leeds 2014. It’s our fourth time playing the festivals, and we’re very honoured. The new year will see us in the studio preparing new music, getting ready to rock the fine people of the UK. Prepare for the fury.1

What do you think about this addition to the line-up? Leave a comment below and let us know your thoughts!

1. http://www.leedsfestival.com/news/legendary-blink-182-headline-leeds-festival-2014-be-there-us

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Organisers confirm December line-up announcement

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Organisers of Leeds Festival 2014 have revealed that they will make a ‘big announcement’ regarding the line-up at the start of December 2013.

From the wording on the official website, it looks like this will be the naming of one band (perhaps one of the three main stage headliners?)

Currently the likes of Queens of the Stone Age, Kanye West and Arctic Monkeys are rumoured to make an appearance at next year’s bash. Take a look at our Leeds Festival rumours page for more details.

Who do you think will be announced at the start of December? Leave a comment and let us know your predictions!

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We post all the latest rumours and ticket news, so you’ll get our unofficial updates directly to your news feed.

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‘Best British band’ will play Leeds Festival 2014

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Organisers of Leeds Festival 2014 have confirmed that ‘the best British band’ has been confirmed for the event.

At the moment there is no further hints to who the band may be, but rumours suggest that it could be Sheffield’s finest, Arctic Monkeys.

“Just booked one of the best British bands of the last decade! Can’t wait for #RandL14,” one of the organisers Tweeted.

Leeds Festival 2014 will take place between 22 – 24 August 2014 at Bramham Park.

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Leeds Festival 2014 tickets on sale now

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Tickets for Leeds Festival 2014 are currently on sale, locked at last year’s prices with no booking fee.

A weekend pass will cost you £202.50 but you will have to pay for the postage cost.

They are availible through all the usual providers including See Tickets and Ticket master.

For more information visit the official website here.

Leeds Festival 2014 takes place between Friday 22nd and Sunday 24th August 2014 at Bramham Park in Leeds.

Rumours for this year can be found on our dedicated page here.

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Dream Line-up for Leeds Festival 2014?

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If you’ve been a regular reader of leedsfest.org over the years, then you’ll know that we love to get you engaged with our posts as much as possible! So here we are again asking the same thing we do each year…

Go ahead and leave a comment stating who you’d love to see perform at Leeds Festival 2014.

Leave as little or as many performers and bands as you wish, and if you have any tip-offs or rumours, feel free to let us know and we’ll make a post about them providing you have a good source.

Leeds Festival 2014 takes place from Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th August. Not long to go folks…

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The 1975 self-confirm Leeds Festival 2013 at gig

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One of our readers has e-mailed us to say that The 1975 self-confirmed Leeds Festival 2013 at a gig recently.

So far there is nothing about the date on their official website, so we can only trust their announcement and our reader at this point.

Leeds Festival 2013 takes place on 23 – 25th August with artists such as Eminem, System of a Down and Fall Out Boy already officially confirmed.

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Biffy Clyro confirmed as second headliner for Leeds Festival 2013

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Biffy Clyro have been officially confirmed as the second headliner for Leeds Festival 2013.

The announcement was made by Zane Lowe on Radio 1 just moments ago.

Tribes were also as good as confirmed when one of their members* told Lowe that he ‘couldn’t deny we won’t be there, but can’t confirm we will be either,’ followed by ‘you’ll get me in trouble Zane’…Looks likely in other words!

System of a Down, Bring Me The Horizon, Jake Bugg, Foals and Fall Out Boy were also all officially confirmed for the 2013 bash which takes place 23 to 25th August 2013 at Bramham Park, Leeds.

*Didn’t catch who it was sorry!

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Zane Lowe to announce 2nd Leeds Festival 2013 headliner

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Zane Lowe will announce the 2nd Leeds Festival 2013 headlining act tonight, as well as another handful of acts performing on other stages.

Tune in to his show on BBC Radio 1 tonight at 7pm to find out live, or come check our website or Facebook page to read who gets confirmed.

American rapper Eminem is currently the only confirmed headliner for the 2013 event.

Leeds Festival takes place from 23 to 25th August 2013 at Bramham Park, Leeds.

 

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