With the hardy thousands arriving at Leeds (and Reading) 2010 in their droves we’re getting very excited indeed at the prospect of one of the rockiest line-ups for years.

For the last two weeks we’ve been urging you to check out this year’s must-see (in our opinion) acts and today we turn the spotlight on Frank Turner.

We’ve been following the punk rock troubadour for years and we’ll be following him for years to come. We advise you to do the same.

BAND: Frank Turner

WHERE: NME/Radio 1 Stage

WHEN: Friday August 27

ESSENTIAL ANTHEM: Poetry Of The Deed

CURRENT ALBUM: Poetry Of The Deed

EXPECT: Engaging tales

DON’T EXPECT: Over produced pop

WEAR: Your heart on your sleeve

EAT: Something bitter

EXCITEMENT FACTOR: 6/10

DIVA RATING: 2/10