Set to be headlined by Rage Against The Machine, Halsey, Dave, Arctic Monkeys, Megan Thee Stallion and Bring Me The Horizon, organisers at Reading and Leeds Festival have announced a massive 70 new acts joining the bill for the August Bank Holiday weekender.

With acts spread across multiple stages, the full list can be read here and listed below are a few of our picks from the raft of new artists added:

Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes
Bad Boy Chiller Crew
Black Honey
A Static Dress
All Time Low
D-Block Europe
The Sherlocks
Gorgon City
As It Is
Witch Fever
Kid Kapichi

For more information on both festivals visit the Reading Festival website and Leeds Festival website.

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I have an unhealthy obsession with bad horror movies, the song Wanted Dead Or Alive and crap British game shows. I do this not because of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle it affords me but more because it gives me an excuse to listen to bands that sound like hippos mating.