Mark Ronson lines up all-star cast for Coachella

Ricky Wilson, Tim Burgess, Sam Sparro will join him in California

Mark Ronson has enlisted a string of stars to perform with him during his set at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival this weekend.

Kaiser ChiefsRicky Wilson, Tim Burgess, Sam Sparro and The Rumble StripsCharlie Waller will all perform during the producer’s 50-minute set this Saturday (April 26) in the Californian desert.

Regular Ronson collaborators Kenna, Candie Payne and Rhymefest will also take part, and he promises NME.COM that more surprise guests will be unveiled in the coming days.

Meanwhile, Ronson will present an award at tonight’s first ever NME Awards USA in Los Angeles.

Follow all the action as it happens simply by heading to NME’s MySpace page at Myspace.com/nmemagazine from 9pm, where you’ll find a full live broadcast of the event.

Your hosts for the evening will be singer Har Mar Superstar and comedian/actor Jim Jeffries.

The night’s entertainment will include live performances from Jane’s Addiction, The Lemonheads, Mick JonesCarbon/Silicon, Does It Offend You, Yeah? plus a host of special guests.

–By our New York staff.

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