Reading & Leeds Festival 2015 line-up announcement to reveal third headliner
PUBLISHED: 21:02 21 February 2015 | UPDATED: 21:07 21 February 2015
Festival organisers are set to reveal the final Reading & Leeds 2015 headliner this week.
The twin-sited music festival takes place in Reading and Leeds over the August Bank Holiday weekend – Friday, August 28 to Sunday, August 30.
Promoters have already named Metallica and Mumford & Sons as main stage headliners, with the likes of Royal Blood, Bastille and deadmau5 also on the bill.
And more of the line-up will be announced on Tuesday.
The latest additions will be confirmed on BBC Radio 1 DJ Zane Lowe’s evening show.
A tweet from the official Reading & Leeds Festival Twitter account @OfficialRandL said: “All will be revealed on @zanelowe’s @BBCR1 show next Tuesday from 7pm, when Day Tickets also go on sale #randl15”
After announcing Mumford & Sons earlier this month, festival boss Melvin Benn said: “I’m delighted to have secured Mumford & Sons for main stage headliners this summer and can’t wait to see them return to the festivals for their first UK performance in over two years.
“With today’s announcement of a further eight great acts joining the bill, the Reading & Leeds line-up is already shaping up to be one of the best ever and I’m looking forward to revealing the third headliner and even more great artists soon.”
The Reading & Leeds 2015 line-up so far is:
* Mumford & Sons (Headliner: England and Wales festival exclusive)
* Royal Blood (UK summer festival exclusive)
* Bastille (England and Wales festival exclusive)
* Rebel Sound feat. Chase & Status and Rage, David Rodigan and Shy FX
* Catfish and The Bottlemen
* Years & Years
* Wolf Alice
* Hannah Wants
* Jack Garratt
* Pretty Vicious
* Metallica (Headliner and UK festival exclusive)
* Jamie T
* Pierce The Veil
* Wilkinson (Live)
* Run The Jewels
* Manchester Orchestra