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Why is there always a riot at Reading festival?

By Jacob Reynolds  

When the music's over, chaos reigns

As one of the star events in the festival calendar, Reading festival receives a lot of media attention, usually for the mud (which this year was everywhere) or for the antics of the star performers—this year Guns n’ Roses, for a poor performance and colossally bad timekeeping. One aspect of the festival, however, sees no coverage. This is the fact that, for the last few years, the Sunday night’s music is followed by what…

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