more comedy & performance announced for Reading & Leeds

Popcorn Comedy, Saul Williams, Tom Deacon, and others

published: Tue 17th May 2011

around the festival site (Friday)

Friday 26th to Sunday 28th August 2011
Little Johns Farm, Richfield Avenue, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 8EQ, England MAP
£192.50 for a weekend ticket - SOLD OUT, £82.50 - Friday or Saturday
daily capacity: 90000
last updated: Thu 25th Aug 2011

Popcorn Comedy, Saul Williams, and Tom Deacon lead the latest acts confirmed on the Alternative Stage at this summer's Reading and Leeds festivals.

around the festival site (Friday)
Confirmed for both sites are Popcorn Comedy, Saul Williams, Late Night Gimp Fight, Al Pitcher, Tom Deacon, THePETEBOX, Brigitte Aphrodite, and Marlon Davis.

Also confirmed for Reading are Doc Brown, Steve Hughes, and MC Stephen Grant.

Whilst the Leeds line-up features Mark Watson, Rubberbandits, Andrew O'Neill, Seann Walsh, Josh Widdicombe, Craig Campbell, Transgressive Records DJs, Goldierocks,and MC Dave Twentyman.

These acts join the previously announced Mark Thomas, Tim Minchin, Henry Rollins and Lee Nelson on this stage, and a line-up headlineed by My Chemical Romance, The Strokes, and Pulp. Also confirmed are Thirty Seconds To Mars, The Offspring, Deftones, Rise Against, Bring Me The Horizon, New Found Glory, The National, Jimmy Eat World, Madness, Two Door Cinema Club, Seasick Steve, The Pigeon Detectives, The Joy Formidable, Elbow, Interpol, Friendly Fires, Enter Shikari, The View, Frank Turner, Taking Back Sunday, Beady Eye, White Lies, Noah and the Whale, The Vaccines, Metronomy, Patrick Wolf, The Naked & Famous, Jane's Addiction, Crystal Castles, Bombay Bicycle Club, Everything Everything, The Kills, 2manydjs, The Streets, Death From Above 1979, Panic At The Disco, Warpaint, Chapel Club, The Horrors, The Midnight Beast, Peter Doherty, and more.

The festivals will feature a full line-up of over 150 acts over the weekend on six stages. For the line-up details, stage splits, and rumours where available, please click here for Reading and here for Leeds.

Many more names are still to be announced as well as the full line-up for the Festival Republic Stage, and BBC Introducing Stage.

The twin festivals take place on the bank holiday weekend, from Friday 26th to Sunday 28th August. Reading Festival takes place at Little Johns Farm, Richfield Avenue, Reading, Berkshire, and Leeds Festival takes place at Bramham Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire.

General sale tickets are now on sale. A weekend ticket is priced at £192.50, day tickets are priced at £82.50. An early entry (Thursday) ticket is priced at £15, lockers are priced at £15, and a campervan pass is priced at £40. Over 18's wristband will be optional, but allow those that look young to not have to carry ID around all the time.

To buy tickets for Reading from Seetickets - click here.

To buy tickets from for Reading from Ticketmaster - click here.

To buy tickets for Reading from Ticketline - click here.

To buy tickets for Reading from Gigantic - click here.

To buy tickets for Leeds from Seetickets - click here.

To buy tickets for Leeds from Ticketmaster - click here.

To buy tickets for Leeds from Ticketline - click here.

To buy tickets for Leeds from Gigantic - click here.

Coach travel with combined festival tickets can also be purchased. To buy coach tickets for Reading, or Leeds, click here
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Children under 13 (12 and under) are admitted free but MUST be accompanied by a ticket holding adult. Please note there is no separate children's area at this event, and eFestivals considers this an event not really suitable for small children.

Friday 26th to Sunday 28th August 2011
Little Johns Farm, Richfield Avenue, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 8EQ, England MAP
£192.50 for a weekend ticket - SOLD OUT, £82.50 - Friday or Saturday
daily capacity: 90000
last updated: Thu 25th Aug 2011


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