Reading And Leeds Announce Full Schedule For Virtual Celebration

BBC has revealed the full schedule for this weekend’s virtual Reading and Leeds celebrations.

BBC will air classic festival sets from Billie Eilish, Foo Fighters, Radiohead and more on their iPlayer this weekend to celebrate what would’ve been the 2020 edition of these iconic festivals.

Things kick off Friday, August 28th with sets from Creeper, Royal Blood, and unnamed “special guest,” The 1975, Pale Waves, Enter Shikari and more. Performances from Fall Out Boy, The Prodigy, Muse, Twenty One Pilots, Post Malone, and The Streets will air on Saturday, August 29th. The event wraps up Sunday, August 30th with performances from Bring Me the Horizon, Jimmy Eat World, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Queens of the Stone Age, and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

“We’re buzzing to announce that we’re teaming up with BBC Music to bring you live performances from Reading & Leeds over the years,” say the festival organizers. “We’ll be marking the August bank holiday with a selection of exclusive performances and unforgettable memories.”

Check out the full schedule below.

Ashley Perez Hollingsworth

Ashley Perez is a freelance music journalist based in Chicago. Her work has appeared on AXS, The Crypt 1331, Chicago Innerview, New City, The Millions, and Reality-Comics. She also runs her own music blog at Radio Not Found. Some of her favorite bands include Nirvana, The Cure, Muse, Marilyn Manson, and Green Day.

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