Are You Listening? Festival, Reading, UK
Saturday 25th April 2020
"Utterly compelling" - UNCUT
"sticking two fingers up at the patriarchy... breaking gender norms and creating a genuine safe space for their fans in the process." - INDEPENDENT
"Seductive, inescapable, overpowering, and you might need to take a shower afterwards." - THE LINE OF BEST FIT
‘Are You Listening? is not only easily one of the best value festivals in the UK - it's simply one of the best festivals in the UK’
‘Hear the very finest in emerging music while raising money for [Learning Disability] charities? We don’t mind if we do!’
No.1 in Metro Weekend
‘...a must-attend for all discerning festival goers’
‘It truly felt like the whole town was buzzing!’
‘The fundraising festival with it’s finger firmly on the pulse’
We’re kicking off early with a Warm-up Party on Friday 24th April!
Join us in the beautiful, 900 year old St Laurence Church for some of the best live acts around, plus a few of our favourite DJs.
Reading Mencap will be collecting donations on the night too.
Line-up to be announced very soon.
Advanced Tickets on sale now! Head to our ticket section.
Supporting Reading Mencap
Are You Listening? are proud that Reading Mencap has been our official charity partner since the first AYL music festival in 2013. In that time, we have raised nearly £60,000 for this vital local charity. Thank you from AYL, Reading Mencap and everyone that supports us for all your help.
“We love what Reading Mencap does and stands for. Music knows no prejudice, no barriers and brings everyone together, whatever their background. And Reading Mencap does the same – ensuring we are all, irrespective of any learning disability, able to live full and active lives in our community. It deserves all our support. Please give whatever you can.” (Shane Daunt and Dave Maul, AYL Festival organisers)Click here to learn more about supporting Reading Mencap