Coldplay, The Streets and Kaiser Chiefs become DJs

As they replace Zane Lowe

Coldplay’s Chris Martin, Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson and The StreetsMike Skinner are set to become radio DJs.

The bands are to stand in for Zane Lowe on his Radio 1 slot in the first three weeks of January 2007, as he is on leave.

The Automatic, The View and Snow Patrol are amongst the other artists presenting.

The shows will be broadcast between 7 and 9pm.

Kaiser Chiefs singer Ricky Wilson and drummer Nick Hodgson will kick off proceedings on January 2, with Chris Martin completing the run on January 18.

The line up is:

Ricky Wilson and Nick Hodgson (January 2)

Editors (3)

The Young Knives (4)

The Streets (8)

The Automatic (9)

Snow Patrol (10)

Kelly Osbourne (11)

Jamie T (15)

The View (16)

The Zutons (17)

Chris Martin (18)