January 22, 2007 19:27

Rage, Bjork, Chili Peppers headline Coachella

Arctic Monkeys, Arcade Fire and Kaiser Chiefs also on the bill

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A newly reunited Rage Against The Machine will headline this year's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, along with Bjork and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

The annual music extravaganza will take place Friday, April 27 to Sunday, April 29 at the Empire Polo Field in Indio, California. It has been expanded from two to three days for the first time.

Also on the bill are such notable acts as Arcade Fire, Arctic Monkeys, Happy Mondays, The Good, The Bad & The Queen, The Jesus And Mary Chain, Interpol, Jarvis Cocker, Sonic Youth, Kings Of Leon, !!!, Kaiser Chiefs, Faithless, Willie Nelson, LCD Soundsystem, Air, The Kooks, The Fratellis, CSS, Peter, Bjorn and John, Manu Chao, Blonde Redhead, Amy Winehouse and several other new and veteran performers.

Tickets for the three-day festival will go on sale this Saturday (January 27) at 10am Pacific Time via Ticketmaster. Camping passes will also be available.

For further information and the full band line-up to date, visit: Coachella.com.

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