Excitement mounting for Leeds Festival

Green Day, headliners of the Leeds Festival
Green Day, headliners of the Leeds Festival
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With only just over a fortnight to go to the Leeds Festival, taking place from August 23-25, excitement for the event is rising as fast as the recent temperature and the best weekend of the summer is hotting up with the news that all weekend tickets to the sister festival at Reading have now completely sold out.

The only way for music fans to guarantee seeing the full line-up is now at Leeds Festival, where fans should take the opportunity to snap up the remaining early entry, day and weekend tickets and witness the same artists, with UK festival exclusive headline performances from Green Day, Eminem and Biffy Clyro.

They will be joined by the likes of Nine Inch Nails, Phoenix, Azealia Banks, Knife Party, Baauer, Shikari Sound System, Funeral For A Friend, Spector, Wretch 32 and Angel Haze.

As well as the headliners the Festivals will feature more than 200 artists, with UK festival exclusive performances from System of A Down, Fall Out Boy, Skrillex, Deftones, City and Colour and more. Other exciting names confirmed to perform include Devlin and Wretch 32 on the all new BBC Radio 1Xtra Stage, comedy from Judah Friedlander World Champion and Russell Kane, plus Alkaline Trio and Shikari Sound System playing on the Lock Up and the new Rock Stage respectively.

Weekend tickets are £202.50 and day tickets £90 plus applicable booking fees. They are available from 0871 2310821, online at: www.festivalrepublic.com and● ● www.leedsfestival.com or can be bought at face value, in person when paid for in cash, at Leeds Visitor Centre.