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Reading and Leeds confirm huge headliner for 2017 festivals

Reading and Leeds confirm huge headliner for 2017 festivals

Kasabian have just been confirmed as a headliner for Reading and Leeds Festivals, joining Muse is having already been announced.

The Leicester rockers join the likes of Two Door Cinema Club, Fatboy Slim, Flume, Jimmy Eat World, The Amity Affliction, Two Door Cinema Club, Circa Waves and Rat Boy in today's additions.

“It’s quite something – it’s defined us along the way, from back in ’04 when we played the tent,” guitarist Serge Pizzorno told NME of the honour of playing Reading & Leeds 2017. “When we played in 2012 it was such a special honour because it was the first time we’d headlined a major festival. It was phenomenal. With these new tunes, it’s going to be f**king incredible.

"There’s always a twist in the tale." he said on what to expect in the show. "We grew up around the rave scene and that’s how we like to do things – to bring the carnival. Y’know, last day on Earth vibes.”

Major Lazer, Bastille, At The Drive In, Tory Lanez, Danny Brown, Against The Current, Glass Animals, Architects, While She Sleeps and Andy C have already been confirmed.

Reading & Leeds festivals take place from 25-27 August 2017.

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