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Arctic Monkeys confirmed as headliner for Leeds Festival 2014

Organisers have confirmed that Arctic Monkeys will take one of the headline slots at Leeds Festival 2014. Member Matt Helders told NME, “We’ve got a lot of history with the festival. It’s the first festival I ever went to – … Continue reading

3 new stages rumoured for Leeds Festival 2013

Rumours suggest that Leeds Festival organisers are looking to add three stages to the 2013 bash. “We’re changing the arena at Reading and Leeds quite significantly. I’ve got quite a strong buzz and feeling in myself in the changes that … Continue reading

Enter Shikari Name Best Band of Leeds Festival 2012 by NME Readers

NME readers have voted Enter Shikari as their number one band of this year’s Leeds and Reading Festival. The band took to the main stage at Leeds on Sunday 26th August 2012 and beat off competition from the likes of … Continue reading

2 out of 3 Headliners Already Confirmed for Leeds Festival 2013

Cheif Leeds Festival 2013 organiser, Melvin Benn has confirmed that 2 of the 3 headliners for next year’s festival have already been confirmed. Benn made the following statement to NME this week: “We’ve got two out of the three headliners … Continue reading

Benn: Leeds Festival Sub-headliners Will Headline in the Future

Melvin Benn, Chief organiser of Leeds Festival 2012, says he has no doubt this year’s sub-headliners will progress to headline the music event in future. Speaking to radio one Benn said that Paramore, The Black Keys and Florence and the … Continue reading

Leeds Festival Nominated for NME ‘Best Festival’ Award

If you want to show your appreciation for Leeds Festival, then get your vote on and visit the NME website, where it has been nominated for the ‘best festival’ award. Vote on a range of different categories, including ‘best festival’ … Continue reading