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Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, Two Door Cinema Club to play Reading Festival today (August 26)

Kaiser Chiefs, The Gaslight Anthem, Justice will also help close this year's festival

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Foo Fighters make their third appearance as headliners of Reading Festival tonight (August 26) as they close the event.

Dave Grohl and his band, who last played the festival in 2005, will play a two-and-a-half hour set as they close the event.

The Black Keys play right before Foo Fighters, appearing on a Main Stage that will also feature sets from Kaiser Chiefs, Bullet For My Valentine, All Time Low, The Gaslight Anthem and Eagles Of Death Metal.

Justice will headline the NME/Radio 1 Stage tonight, playing above the likes of Two Door Cinema Club, The Horrors, SBTRKT, The Joy Formidable, Tribes and Howler.

Less Than Jake will also headline the Lock Up Stage, playing after sets from Gallows, Trash Talk and Frank Turner's new hardcore side project Mongol Horde.

Other acts on the bill today include Django Django, The Skints, The View, The Futureheads, Pulled Apart By Horses and Band Of Skulls.

Reading And Leeds Festivals 2012 in photos

Stay tuned to our Reading And Leeds Festivals hub for news reports, reviews, videos and photos from both sites all weekend.

To read the ultimate Reading And Leeds Festivals review, pick up the new issue of NME, which is on newsstands from Wednesday (August 29) or available digitally. If you're at Reading or Leeds this weekend, be sure to Tweet or Instagram your pictures to #NMEreading and #NMEleeds and the best will make next week's issue.













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