THE PLIGHT confirmed for Reading & Leeds Fests
“We’re really excited to be playing Leeds and Reading. They are famous all over the world as being an occasion where bands and fans come together for one huge, three day long party. For us to have been asked to play is unreal!” Jon Defenzi, Drums, The Plight
Yes it’s true! As announced exclusively on the BBC Radio 1 Punk show on last Monday, Leeds’ finest punk and rollers THE PLIGHT will be playing Reading Festival on Friday 28th August and Leeds Festival on Sunday 30th August alongside BILLY TALENT, ALEXISONFIRE, THE BOUNCING SOULS and many more!
The band will bring their usual mix of Thin Lizzy and Motorhead influenced Punk Rock, as well as playing new tracks from their upcoming Visible Noise debut album expected late 2009.
Catch the band currently on tour with CANCER BATS at these remaining dates:
28 Cardiff, Barfly
29 Glasgow, ABC2
30 Leeds, The Cockpit
1 Stoke, Sugarmill
2 Nottingham, Rock City
3 Manchester, Academy 3
4 Birmingham, Academy 2
5 Bristol, Academy 2
6 Portsmouth, Wedgewood Rooms
*7 London, Underworld *