Leeds Festival 2008 News
A Greener Festival has commended 12 festivals for their hard work in promoting environmentally friendly events.
The shortlists for this month's UK Festival Awards have been announced and fans now have one week to make a difference in a second round of voting.
Voting is now open for the UK Festival Awards 2008, giving you the definitive say on another amazing festival year.
Virtual Festivals and Headphone Disco have teamed up for a special night of summer anthems to celebrate the launch of the UK Festival Awards.
The Killers have vowed to clean up their carbon footprint after being appalled by the mess made by fans at the Reading and Leeds Festival.
Early bird tickets have gone on sale for the 2009 Reading and Leeds Festivals.
Metallica brought down the curtain on Reading Festival last night (Sunday) with a hit heavy set of metal anthems.
The Last Shadow Puppets played an extraordinary orchestra-backed set at Reading Festival, although it was not without its faults.
Sunday brought the 'Battle of the Indie Bands' to the Main Stage at Leeds, with British and American bands vying for the top spot.
Rage Against The Machine received a riotous reception as they headlined the second day at Leeds Festival (Saturday).
Virtual Festivals has teamed up with the BBC to bring you filmed interviews direct from Reading Festival.
The Reading and Leeds Festival has drawn record crowds on the opening day (Friday) as early risers enjoy the opening day of the dual town festival.
Rage Against The Machine performed a stunning headline set at Reading Festival, 15 years to the day since they first appeared at the world-famous rock event.
Metallica closed the opening day of Leeds Festival with their pioneering brand of metal making up for the mud.
The organisers of the Reading and Leeds Festival have confirmed that all tickets to both Reading and Leeds Festival have been sold.
Sheffield deathcore band Bring Me The Horizon have been announced as the replacement for Slipknot at this weekend's Reading and Leeds Festivals.
The Pigeon Detectives crowned an impressive first night at Leeds Festival with a 'secret' show tonight (Thursday).
Pigeon Detectives have been revealed as a last minute addition to the Leeds Festival line up.
Slipknot have been forced to cancel their appearances at this weekend's Reading and Leeds Festivals after drummer Joey Jordison broke his ankle.
Police are warning music fans not to buy tickets for this year's Reading and Leeds festival from touts.
The comedy and after hours programmes have been announced for this year's Reading and Leeds festivals.
Ipso Facto and Thomas Tantrum are among the slew of names confirmed for the BBC Introducing stage at Reading and Leeds Festivals.
The Blackout are set to open the main stage on Saturday at Reading Festival and Sunday at Leeds.
Anti Flag have announced they'll play a second set at Reading and Leeds, in which fans can vote for the songs they want to hear.
Glasvegas and Late Of The Pier are among the first names announced for the brand new Festival Republic Stage at Reading and Leeds Festivals.
The official ticketing website for Reading Festival is warning fans over a scam which could see them lose hundreds of pounds.
Plain White Ts, Henry Rollins, Pete & The Pirates and Jeffrey Lewis are among the latest acts confirmed for the Reading and Leeds festivals.
OXFAM are recruiting for volunteers to work at UK festival up and down the country
The Last Shadow Puppets have been confirmed to play the Reading and Leeds Festivals.
CSS, Gallows, Be Your Own Pet and The Automatic are among the latest acts confirmed for the Reading and Leeds festivals.
All 200,000 weekend tickets for this year's Reading and Leeds Festival have sold out in record time.
Rage Against The Machine, The Killers and Metallica will headline this year's Reading and Leeds Festivals.
British Sea Power have let slip at least five UK festivals they'll be playing this summer.
Festival Republic have partnered with the people behind Lollapolooza and Austin City Limits to create a new rock festival in America.
Reading Festival will reclaim its iconic title of old after it emerged that organisers Festival Republic and sponsors Carling have parted ways.
My Chemical Romance have revealed they want to play the Reading and Leeds Festivals in 2008.