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Festival line-up update – 11 Dec 2012

By | Published on Tuesday 11 December 2012

Reading & Leeds Festivals

Following the announcement last month of a handful of bands already confirmed for the line-up of next year’s Reading and Leeds festivals, organisers have now announced the first headliner. And it’s that Eminem chap, who by next August should have released his eighth studio album.

Meanwhile, elsewhere in festival line-up news, Essex-based reggae fete One Love has added far in excess of one new artist; Dutch rock revel Pinkpop has unveiled Queens Of The Stone Age, The Script and Triggerfinger, all of whom will be playing in advance of headliners Green Day on the festival’s Sunday itinerary; and Standon Calling hails American hip hop all-stars De La Soul as its very first live confirmation. Extra details on all that to follow:

LEEDS FESTIVAL, Bramham Park, Leeds, 23-25 Aug 2013: Eminem.

READING FESTIVAL, Richfield Avenue, Reading, 23-25 Aug 2013: Eminem.

ONE LOVE, Damyns Hall Aerodrome, Upminster, Essex, 16-18 Aug 2013: I Jahman Levi, David Rodigan, Sister Nancy, Congo Natty aka Rebel MC, General Levy, Talisman, Renegade Live feat Ray Keith, Joshua Moses, Buckey Ranks, Lord Gelly’s Sound System, DJ Glamour, Andrew Fresh, Digitaldubs, Mixmaster Morris, Kenni Wenna, Direct Impact, Skamanians, Digikal Roots, Sniffa Ranks, Arfur B, Mostec, Dubforce, Patrick IOJ, Sammy Dread, Gregory Fabulous, Daddy Morse, David Judah, Naffi I, Bag-E, Arkital Sound feat Ruben Da Silva, Chris Cultire, Defcon One, DJ Arcane, DJ As-If, King Spinner, East Court, Inasound, Junglettes Jungle Rollerz feat Rumble, J-Project, Kotch, Lady Jane, Lionsound, Lotskee, Ma Quest, Mr Horsewell, Platinum Sound, Voytek, Xnation feat Kernal MC.

PINKPOP, Landgraaf, The Netherlands, 14-16 Jun 2013: Queens Of The Stone Age, The Script, Triggerfinger.

STANDON CALLING, Standon Lordship Manor, Hertfordshire, 2-4 Aug 2013: De La Soul.