Carling Stage lineup for Reading/Leeds
The bulk of the bands are announced...
Photographer: Shirlaine Forrest22 May 2007
Albert Hammond Jr, The Hold Steady and Hot Hot Heat will headline the 'third' stage at the two August Bank Holiday festivals.
Other bands likely to be packing the tent include Foals, Jack Penate, Battles, Cajun Dance Party, Silversun Pickups and Tokyo Police Club.
Patrick Wolf, The Academy Is..., Peter Bjorn and John, Charlotte Hatherley, Kate Nash, Frank Turner, Bombay Bicycle Club and Red Blood Shoes have also been confirmed, along with many more (see below).
The 5000-capacity Carling Stage has proven itself as a springboard for new bands, with Ash, Kasabian, Arctic Monkeys and Klaxons all performing career defining sets in recent years.
The full 2007 lineup is as follows...
Friday 24th August at Reading Festival
Saturday 25th August at Leeds Festival
ALBERT HAMMOND JR
CAJUN DANCE PARTY
REVEREND AND THE MAKERS
BLOOD RED SHOES
BOMBAY BICYCLE CLUB
Saturday 25th August at Reading Festival
Sunday 26th August at Leeds Festival
HOT HOT HEAT
THE ACADEMY IS…
SHINY TOY GUNS
TOKYO POLICE CLUB
KIDS IN GLASS HOUSES
PETE AND THE PIRATES
Sunday 26th August at Reading Festival
Friday 24th August at Leeds Festival
THE HOLD STEADY
PETER, BJORN AND JOHN
I WAS A CUB SCOUT