Reading Festival 2016 line-up and rumours

Friday 26th to Sunday 28th August 2016
Little Johns Farm, Richfield Avenue, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 8EQ, England MAP
£205 - SOLD OUT
daily capacity: 90000
last updated: Wed 17th Aug 2016

(C)=officially confirmed, (TBC)=to be confirmed, (SR)=strong rumour, (R)=rumour

Sat 27th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) 37 Adventure DJs
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) 99 Souls
Sun 28th, Main Stage(C) A$AP Rocky
Fri 26th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Abbie McCarthy
Sun 28th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Adore//Repel
Fri 26th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Airways
Fri 26th, Alternative Stage(C) Al Porter
Sun 28th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Alcopop! Records DJs
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) AlunaGeorge
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals
Sat 27th, Alternative Stage(C) Andrew Maxwell
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Andy Parsons
Fri 26th, Alternative Stage(C) Angela Barnes
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Anteros
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Anthony Anaxagorou
Sun 28th, The Lock-Up(C) Arcane Roots
Sun 28th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Arctic Lake
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Area 52
Fri 26th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Asking Alexandria
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Astroid Boys
Sat 27th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Asylums
Sat 27th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Avalanche Party
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Baauer
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Banners
Sun 28th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Basement
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Beach Baby
Sun 28th, The Lock-Up(C) Beach Slang
Fri 26th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Beau
Sun 28th, Main Stage(C) Biffy Clyro
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Big Narstie
Sat 27th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Big Spring
Sat 27th, Alternative Stage(C) Bill Bailey
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Birdy Nam Nam
Sun 28th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Black Foxxes
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Blaenavon
Fri 26th, Transgressive Records (Alternative Stage)(C) Bless DJs
Sat 27th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Blossoms
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Borns
Fri 26th, Main Stage(C) Boy Better Know
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Brian Fallon & The Crowes
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Bugzy Malone
Sat 27th, Alternative Stage(C) Buttoned Down Disco
Sun 28th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Cage The Elephant
Sat 27th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Cameron Ag
Sat 27th, Alternative Stage(C) Cassetteboy & DJ Rubbish
Sun 28th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Castles
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Charlie Sloth
Fri 26th, Main Stage(C) Chvrches
Fri 26th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Citizen
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Clara Amfo
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Clean Cut Kid
Sat 27th, Main Stage(C) Clutch
Sun 28th, Main Stage(C) Coheed & Cambria
Fri 26th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Coquin Migale
Sat 27th, Main Stage(C) Courteeners
Fri 26th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Creeper
Fri 26th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Crossfaith
Fri 26th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Crystal Castles
Sat 27th, Alternative Stage(C) Dane Baptiste
Thu 25th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Daniel P Carter
Sat 27th, Alternative Stage(C) Daniel Simonsen
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Danny L Harle
Sat 27th, Alternative Stage(C) David Morgan
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) David Rodigan
Sat 27th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Dead!
Sun 28th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Deaf Havana
Sun 28th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Deja Bruh
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Delta Heavy
Fri 26th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Demob Happy
Fri 26th, Main Stage(C) Die Antwoord
Fri 26th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Dinosaur Pile-Up
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Disciples
Fri 26th, Main Stage(C) Disclosure
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) DJ Dan
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) DJ EZ
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) DJ Semtex
Thu 25th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) DJ Target
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) DMA's
day TBC, unknown stage(R) Don Broco
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Draper
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Duke Dumont
Fri 26th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Dusk
Sat 27th, Main Stage(C) Eagles Of Death Metal
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Eagulls
Fri 26th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Eat Fast
Sat 27th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Elf Kid
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Ezra Furman
Sun 28th, Main Stage(C) Fall Out Boy
day TBC, unknown stage(SR) Fallon
Sat 27th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Fatherson
Fri 26th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Faux Pas
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Fekky
Fri 26th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Fetty Wap
Fri 26th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Fickle Friends
Sun 28th, The Lock-Up(C) Fighting Caravans
Sun 28th, Main Stage(C) Five Finger Death Punch
Fri 26th, Main Stage(C) Foals
Fri 26th, Main Stage(C) Frank Turner
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Franko Fraize
Sat 27th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Freak
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Fred V and Grafix
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Friction
Sat 27th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Fronteers
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Geko
Fri 26th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Get Inuit
Sat 27th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Ghost Town
Fri 26th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Giggs
Sat 27th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Giraffe Tongue Orchestra
Fri 26th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Gnarwolves
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Gnash
Sun 28th, The Lock-Up(C) Good Charlotte
Sun 28th, The Lock-Up(C) Greywind
Fri 26th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Hacktivist
Fri 26th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Haelos
Sun 28th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Half Moon Run
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Hannah Wants
Fri 26th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Happy Accidents
Sun 28th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Hardwicke Circus
Sat 27th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Haus
Sat 27th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Heck
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Hermitude
Sat 27th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) High Tyde
Sat 27th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Highly Suspect
Fri 26th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Hinds
Fri 26th, Transgressive Records (Alternative Stage)(C) Hinds (DJ Set)
Fri 26th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Hinds (DJ Set)
Sat 27th, Alternative Stage(C) Holly Walsh
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Hoodie Allen
day TBC, Alternative Stage(C) Hot Dub Time Machine
Fri 26th, Transgressive Records (Alternative Stage)(C) Huw Stephens
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Iain Stirling
Fri 26th, Alternative Stage(C) Ian Boldsworth
Sat 27th, Main Stage(C) Imagine Dragons
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Inheaven
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Isaac Gracie
Sat 27th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Jack Garratt
Fri 26th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Jack U
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Jamali Maddix
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) James Organ
Fri 26th, Transgressive Records (Alternative Stage)(C) Jen Long
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Joel Dommett
Fri 26th, Alternative Stage(C) John Robins
Fri 26th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Jordan Allen
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Juaz
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) K.Flay
Sun 28th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) K.O.G & the Zongo Brigade
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Kano
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Katherine Ryan
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Kiko Bun
Fri 26th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Killing Moon DJs
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
Sun 28th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Kioko
Sat 27th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Koven
Sat 27th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Krept & Konan
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Kurupt FM
Sat 27th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Kvelertak
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Lady Leshurr
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) LANY
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Lapsley
Sun 28th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Lawrence Taylor
Fri 26th, Alternative Stage(C) Lee Nelson
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Lemaitre
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Lewis Del Mar
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Lion Babe
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Little Simz
Fri 26th, Alternative Stage(C) Lloyd Griffith
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Logic
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Low Steppa
Fri 26th, Main Stage(C) Lower Than Atlantis
Sun 28th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Lower Than Atlantis (DJ set)
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Luh
Sun 28th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Man & The Echo
Sat 27th, Alternative Stage(C) Marcus Brigstocke
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Mark Grist
Fri 26th, Alternative Stage(C) Mark Steel
Sat 27th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Mastodon
Sat 27th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Matrix & Futurebound
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Maverick Sabre
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Maximo Park
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Metro Boomin
Sun 28th, The Lock-Up(C) MGK
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Mick Jenkins
Sat 27th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Milk Teeth
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) MistaJam
Sun 28th, The Lock-Up(C) Modern Baseball
Sun 28th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Mouses
Sun 28th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Mowbeck
Fri 26th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Muncie Girls
Fri 26th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Mura Masa
Sat 27th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Murkage (DJ set)
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) My Nu Leng b2b Oneman + Dread MC
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Mystry
Sat 27th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Nas
Sat 27th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Netsky
Sun 28th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Night Owls
Fri 26th, Main Stage(C) Nothing But Thieves
Fri 26th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Nothing More
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Oliver Heldens
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Otherkin
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Owen Jones
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Palace
Fri 26th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Paris Youth Foundation
Sat 27th, Main Stage(C) Parkway Drive
Fri 26th, Transgressive Records (Alternative Stage)(C) Peace (DJ Set)
Fri 26th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Phil Taggart
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Philip George
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Propaganda DJs
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Protoje
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Pulled Apart By Horses
Fri 26th, Transgressive Records (Alternative Stage)(C) Pulled Apart By Horses (DJ Set)
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Rag n Bone Man
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Raleigh Ritchie
Sun 28th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Rat Boy
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Rationale
Sat 27th, Main Stage(C) Red Hot Chili Peppers
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Redlight
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Rejjie Snow
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Riton
Sun 28th, The Lock-Up(C) Roam
Fri 26th, Transgressive Records (Alternative Stage)(C) Rockfeedback DJs
Sun 28th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Rocky Nti
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Rude Kid
Sat 27th, Alternative Stage(C) Russell Kane
Fri 26th, Alternative Stage(C) Sara Pascoe
Sun 28th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Savages
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Section Boyz
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Seratones
Sun 28th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Shikari Sound System
Sat 27th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Sigma
Sat 27th, Main Stage(C) Skindred
Sat 27th, Main Stage(C) Slaves
Sun 28th, Main Stage(C) Sleeping With Sirens
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Sneakbo
Sun 28th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Sonny Green
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Sophie
Sun 28th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Spring King
Sat 27th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) Star.One (DJ set)
Sun 28th, Main Stage(C) State Champs
Sun 28th, The Lock-Up(C) Strange Bones
Fri 26th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Strong Asian Mothers
Sat 27th, Main Stage(C) Sundara Karma
Sat 27th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Sunset Sons
Sun 28th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Superglu
Fri 26th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Superheaven
Fri 26th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) SWMRS
Sat 27th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Ten Tonnes
Sun 28th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) The 1975
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) The Beach
Sat 27th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) The Blinding (DJ set)
day TBC, Alternative Stage(C) The Boy With Tape On His Face
Sat 27th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) The Dillinger Escape Plan
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) The Hunna
Sat 27th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) The Indigo Project
Fri 26th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) The Internet
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) The Japanese House
Sat 27th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) The Kenneths
Sun 28th, The Lock-Up(C) The King Blues
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) The Magic Gang
Fri 26th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) The Neighbourhood
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) The Range
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) The Sherlocks
Sat 27th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) The Shimmer Band
Sun 28th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) The Skints
day TBC, unknown stage(R) The Strypes
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) The Temper Trap
Sat 27th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) The Tin Pigeons
Sun 28th, Main Stage(C) The Vaccines
Sun 28th, Main Stage(C) The Virginmarys
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) The Vryll Society
Fri 26th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) The Wholls
Sun 28th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) The Wombats
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Third Eye Blind
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Thomas Turgoose (DJ set)
Fri 26th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Thrice
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Tibet
Sat 27th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Tiny Giant
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Tkay Maidza
Sun 28th, Alternative Stage(C) Tom Deacon
Sun 28th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Tonight Alive
Fri 26th, Transgressive Records (Alternative Stage)(C) Transgressive Soundsystem
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Transviolet
Fri 26th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Trash Boat
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Travi$ Scott
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) TroyBoi
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Tuff Love
Sun 28th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Tusk
Fri 26th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Twenty One Pilots
day TBC, unknown stage(R) Twin Atlantic
Sat 27th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Two Door Cinema Club
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Vant
Sat 27th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) Vexxes
Fri 26th, Jagerhaus Stage(C) WACO
Sat 27th, The Pit (Rock Stage)(C) Wakrat
Sat 27th, unknown stage(C) Wakrat
Sun 28th, The Lock-Up(C) Waterparks
Sat 27th, BBC Introducing Stage(C) We Were Giants
Fri 26th, Festival Republic Stage(C) White Miles
Sat 27th, Festival Republic Stage(C) White Room
Sat 27th, NME/Radio 1 Stage(C) Whitney
Fri 26th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Wiley
Sun 28th, Festival Republic Stage(C) Will Joseph Cook
day TBC, unknown stage(R) Wolf Alice
day TBC, unknown stage(SR) Yak
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Yung Lean
Sun 28th, BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage(C) Yungen
Sat 27th, BBC Radio 1 Dance Stage(C) Zac Samuel

(C)=officially confirmed, (TBC)=to be confirmed, (SR)=strong rumour, (R)=rumour
(C)=officially confirmed, (TBC)=to be confirmed, (SR)=strong rumour, (R)=rumour
(C)=officially confirmed, (TBC)=to be confirmed, (SR)=strong rumour, (R)=rumour
(C)=officially confirmed, (TBC)=to be confirmed, (SR)=strong rumour, (R)=rumour
(C)=officially confirmed, (TBC)=to be confirmed, (SR)=strong rumour, (R)=rumour


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