Date: 22 Aug 2003 - 24 Aug 2003
Venue: Little Johns Farm, UK
Tragically, an 18 year old boy was pronounced dead this morning (Monday) after he stopped breathing in one of the campsites. Police are not treating the death as suspicious.
We can now reveal the stage times of all the acts appearing on the Main, Radio 1, Carling and Concrete Jungle Stages at this weekend's Carling Weekend: Reading & Leeds Festivals so you can plan your weekend without missing a beat!
With 2 Many DJs, Lamb, Death In Vegas, Audio Bullys and many more, The Smirnoff Experience Dance Arena is better than some of the main stage line ups. Full details of what you need to see.
Jay-Z has pulled out of the Carling Weekend: Reading & Leeds Festivals with only two weeks' notice. The Darkness will take his place on the line-up, thereby switching from the day they were previously scheduled to appear.
As we had predicted, for many months, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club will appear at the Carling Weekend: Reading & Leeds Festivals to fill the slot vacated by The White Stripes. Biffy Clyro will also replace Lostprophets.
Tickets have been sold out for ages, but get to your Orange mobile quick smart and you nab one of the 1000 tickets that have just been made available to buy through their WAP services.
The line-up for the Carling Stage (the platform for emerging talent at the Reading & Leeds Festivals) can now be revealed...
Courtney Love has cancelled her appearance at THE CARLING WEEKEND: READING AND LEEDS Festivals due to "recording commitments".
Complementing the glossy rock of headlining acts like Metallica and Linkin Park, organisers of The Carling Weekend Reading and Leeds Festivals have announced a host of smaller punk bands for the bill
In what has been described as "the worst-timed piece of rail maintenance work of the year", rail authorities have decided to close the main London to Reading line for repairs on the August Bank Holiday weekend!
The Carling Weekend: Reading & Leeds Festivals have just announced a new batch of contenders for the Main Stage, the Radio One Stage and the Concrete Jungle Stage...
According to www.punktastic.com, (a reliable punk news site) The Concrete Jungle Stage will return to Reading on Saturday August 23 and Leeds on Sunday August 24, with Pennywise, Lagwagon and The Ataris headlining...
Following the theme set by Glastonbury and V Festival, The Carling Weekend : Reading Festival has now SOLD OUT of weekend tickets in record time...
Tired of singing your heart out and making festival performances really special whilst the band take all the credit? Well Elbow want to put that right by naming and thanking everyone who sang along with them at Glastonbury 2002!
JAY-Z, LOSTPROPHETS, JUNIOR SENIOR, THE USED and FINCH have all been confirmed for the Main Stage at the CARLING WEEKEND: READING AND LEEDS festivals...
Primal Scream, The Libertines, Electric Six, Hot Hot Heat and Interpol have joined the line-up of the Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds Festivals, and we can reveal the day/ stage breakdown!
Another victory for our rumour scouts as Linkin Park, Metallica and Blur have now been confirmed to headline this years' Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds Festivals. Tickets are now onsale!
Tickets for T in the Park 2003 have now gone onsale. A limited number of Reading Weekend Tickets have also been released for sale ahead of the official launch date.
Metallica will be embarking on a massive stadium tour of America with Limp Bizkit and Linkin Park. With Metallica already confirmed, this re-inforces the rumours that the others will join them on the bill of the Reading and Leeds festivals this year!
Prince at Glastonbury? The Chili Peppers at V2003? Linkin Park and Jay-Z for Reading and Leeds? Travis for T in the Park? Yep, the rumour mill is in overdrive this year, but if speculation proves correct (and we usually are!) then the outlook rocks!
Metallica will appear at next year's Carling Weekend Reading and Leeds Festivals, and have confirmed dates for Dublin, Germany, Italy, Belgium and Denmark as part of a European tour.