Leeds Festival line up 2022: the artists announced to play Leeds Fest so far including Arctic Monkeys

The first wave of artists playing next year's Leeds Festival has been released today.

By Abi Whistance
Wednesday, 8th December 2021, 11:54 am

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The line up for both festivals is usually announced in several parts, or waves, with the first wave being announced earlier today just before the pre-sale.

Headliners for next year's festival include The Arctic Monkeys, Rage Against The Machine and Bring Me The Horizon.

Here is what we know so far about Leeds Festival 2022.

What is the line up so far?

The initial line up for the festival was announced earlier today (Wednesday 8 December).

Leeds Festival 2021 day three at Bramham Park. Photo: Mark Bickerdike

Below is the current list of artists set to play Leeds Festival next year:

Arctic Monkeys



Bring Me the Horizon

Circa Waves

Chloe Moriondo


Denzel Curry

Fever 333

Fontaines D.C.

Glass Animals



Hybrid Minds

Jack Harlow

Joy Crookes


Kid Brunswick

Little Simz

Megan Thee Stallion

Madison Beer


Pale Waves

Pink Pantheress

Polo G

Rage Against The Machine

Run The Jewels

Tai Verdes



Wolf Alice

When will the next wave of artists be announced?

The next wave of artists will likely be announced in the first few months of 2022.

Last year further sets of acts were announced in March and July, including Biffy Clyro and Inhaler.

When do normal tickets go on sale?

Tickets for both Reading and Leeds go on general sale at 9am on Friday 10 December, with the festivals expected to take place next year from August 26 until August 28.

Where is Leeds Festival being held next year?

Leeds Festival will once again be held at Bramham Park, with various shuttle buses and transport services on offer as part of packages on the Leeds Festival website.

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