Reading & Leeds Festival 2018 Lineup Causes A Mixed Reaction From Fans

Kendrick Lamar, Fall Out Boy, Kings of Leon and Panic! At The Disco will headline the huge twin festivals

READING, ENGLAND - AUGUST 28:  Crowd scene at the Main Stage during Day 3 of the Reading Festival at Richfield Avenue on August 28, 2016 in Reading, England.  (Photo by C Brandon/Redferns)

The first wave of acts for Reading and Leeds Festival 2018 have been announced and it’s one of their most eclectic lineups yet. Heading up the twin festival bills are Fall Out Boy, Kendrick Lamar, Kings Of Leon, Post Malone and Panic! At The Disco.

“There are very few places that can illustrate the growth of our band from its beginning,” said Fall Out Boy, as they return to headline. “However, Reading and Leeds is one of them. It is an honour to be able to headline a festival that we grew up playing and dreaming of that top spot.”

Check out the lineup below:

Although many more names will be added in the weeks and months ahead, one of the talking points online has been the surprise that Arctic Monkeys’ rumoured return and headline slot did not come into fruition:

However, many are still satisfied with the lineup:

Of course, you can’t please everyone:

Reading and Leeds takes place over the Bank Holiday weekend on 24-26th August.

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