Almost a dozen bands are now rumoured to be playing at this year's Carling Reading/Leeds festival, following reports that Pixies, Iron Maiden and Foo Fighters will be headlining.
According to NME, Queens Of The Stone Age, Kasabian, Bloc Party, Hot Hot Heat, Killing Joke, Elbow, Kaiser Chiefs and The Mars Volta will make triumphant returns to the festival.
Velvet Revolver, The Bravery and Babyshambles will make their debuts if the report is to believed.
It’s also alleged that Pixies, Foo Fighters and Iron Maiden will be headlining. CLICK HERE for the full story.
Mean Fiddler has denied all the revelations asrumours, emphasising that nothing will be officially confirmed until a statement is released towards the end of March.
In November of last year, the company’s director of festivals, Melvin Benn, told Virtual Festivals that half of the acts for the two festivals had already been booked, including two of the three headliners.
Tickets are likely to go on sale in March. The Carling Reading/Leeds Festival takes place simultaneously at Richfield Avenue, Reading, and Bramham Park, Leeds, over the weekend of 26-28 August 2005.