Date: 22 Aug 2003
- 24 Aug 2003
Venue: Little Johns Farm, UK
Death At Reading Festival
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.
Download Reading & Leeds Festival Stage Times!
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!
We're SMIRN-OFF to Reading and Leeds!
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 cancels Reading & Leeds shows
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.
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club to Replace The White Stripes at Reading & Leeds
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.
Orange Offloads Last 1000 Reading Tickets
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.
Reading & Leeds: Carling Stage Announced
The line-up for the Carling Stage (the platform for emerging talent at the Reading & Leeds Festivals) can now be revealed...
Courtney Love pulls out of Reading & Leeds
Courtney Love has cancelled her appearance at THE CARLING WEEKEND: READING AND LEEDS Festivals due to "recording commitments".
Reading/ Leeds - More 'lil bands added
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
No Trains to Reading... so get your Coach Tickets quick!
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!
Staind and many more for Reading & Leeds!
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...
Reading & Leeds Concrete Jungle Stage Takes Shape
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...
Reading Festival Weekend Tix SOLD OUT
Following the theme set by Glastonbury and V Festival, The Carling Weekend : Reading Festival has now SOLD OUT of weekend
tickets in record time...
Elbow need YOU!
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 and more for Reading & Leeds!
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 & more confirmed for Reading and Leeds!
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!
Reading & Leeds line-up announced!
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!
T in the Park and Reading Tickets onsale Now!
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.
Limp Bizkit and Linkin Park to join Metallica at Reading and Leeds 2003?
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
Big Names for the 2003 Festivals!
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!
EXCLUSIVE - Metallica Officially Confirm Festival Dates
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.
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