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More Coachella Lineup Rumors Include Daft Punk, Phoenix

Supposed Songkick e-mail lists big names for next year's fest

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December 18, 2012 10:55 AM ET

The Coachella 2013 rumor mill continues to churn out possible headliners for next year's festivities, with Pretty Much Amazing posting a screen-cap of an e-mail from the social concert-calendar site Songkick, which added Daft Punk, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Phoenix to speculation that has already included the Rolling Stones.

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Whether the supposed e-mail alert was a total fake, or perhaps just a really bad goof is unclear (though for what its worth, Phoenix do have a new album slated for potential release next spring).

The Stones sparked Coachella talk themselves last week when a show listed for April 12th popped in the tour section of their mobile app. The date was  quickly removed, though not before fans snapped screen grabs.

Back in October, Keith Richards hinted to Rolling Stone that it was possible the Stones' 50th Anniversary celebration would continue into 2013: "My experience with the Rolling Stones is that once the juggernaut starts rolling, it ain't gonna stop. So without sort of saying definitely yes – yeah. We ain't doing all this for four gigs!"

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