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Reading/Leeds Festival line-up (2006)

Pearl Jam

Story by Jack Foley

PEARL Jam (pictured), Muse and Franz Ferdinand have been confirmed as headline acts for this year’s Reading and Leeds Festivals (2006).

They will be joined by an electrifying line-up including Kaiser Chiefs, Audioslave, Placebo, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Raconteurs, Primal Scream, Arctic Monkeys, The Streets, Dirty Pretty Things and Maximo Park.

Taking place between August 25 and 27 at Richfield Avenue in Reading and Bramham Park in Leeds, the three-day festival will also feature a host of emerging acts, including Fall Out Boy, Panic! At The Disco, The Cribs and The Rakes.

Tickets for the festivals went on sale from 7.30pm on Monday, April 3 and all weekend passes sold out in record time.

The line-up so far reads as follows…

Reading: Friday, August 25
Leeds: Saturday, August 26

Main Stage
Franz Ferdinand
Kaiser Chiefs
Belle & Sebastian
Fall Out Boy (Reading)
The Subways
Panic! At The Disco

NME / Radio 1 Stage
Primal Scream

Reading: Saturday August 26
Leeds: Sunday August 27

Main Stage
Arctic Monkeys
The Streets
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Dirty Pretty Things
The Futureheads
The Cribs

NME / Radio 1 Stage
The Raconteurs

Reading: Sunday August 27
Leeds: Friday August 25

Main Stage
Pearl Jam
My Chemical Romance

NME / Radio 1 Stage
Maximo Park
The Rakes
The Kooks
Boy Kill Boy

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