BBC celebrates Reading & Leeds Festival
August 13, 2020
The BBC will celebrate the legacy of Reading and Leeds Festival with a weekend of live music and entertainment from August 28th to 30th when this year’s festival was due to take place.
BBC Four, iPlayer, BBC Sounds, BBC Music Introducing, BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 6 Music and BBC Radio 1Xtra will be joining forces to bring the feeling of Reading and Leeds to music fans in the UK and around the world.
Highlights include a pop-up iPlayer channel streaming archived live sets from the festival’s history, with performances from Anne Marie, Biffy Clyro, Charli XCX, Enter Shikari, Muse, Queens of the Stone Age, Radiohead, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Sigrid, Stefflon Don, The Libertines, Pale Waves, The 1975, and many more.