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In pictures: Coachella festival

Alex Kapranos

Franz Ferdinand's Alex Kapranos plays at the Coachella music festival in Indio, California.

Brandon Flowers

The Killers topped the bill the second day of the three day event. Paul McCartney and The Cure were the other headliners.

Festival-goers with painted faces

Two festival-goers dress up and enjoy the sunshine. Coachella takes place on the grounds of a polo club in the California desert.


British-born singer and artist MIA, whose songs featured in Slumdog Millionaire, gives the crowd an audio-visual treat on the second day.

Karen O

Karen O of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs goes for an equally eye-catching outfit. The New York band are playing in the UK this week.

Lupe Fiasco

Lupe Fiasco shows off his skills. The rapper's also just revealed he's doing a charity climb of Mount Kilimanjaro with Justin Timberlake.

 Jake Gyllenhaal and Reese Witherspoon

One for the celeb spotters... Jake Gyllenhaal and girlfriend Reese Witherspoon dress down as they catch some of the action.

David Hasselhoff

Still 'down with the kids' - Baywatch and Knight Rider star David Hasselhoff turns up with an unidentified guest.


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