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READING, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 27: Edward Sharpe of Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros performs on the NME stage during day two of Reading Festival at Richfield Avenue on August 27, 2011 in Reading, United Kingdom. (Photo by Tabatha Fireman/Redferns)

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Matt Bowman of The Pigeon Detectives performs during the Reading Festival in Reading, England on August 27, 2011.

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READING, ENGLAND - AUGUST 26: Tim McIlrath of Rise Against performs on stage during Day 1 of Reading Festival 2011 at Richfield Avenue on August 26, 2011 in Reading, United Kingdom. (Photo by Andy Sheppard/Redferns)

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Rise Against

Tim McIlrath of Rise Against performs at the Reading Festival 2011 in Reading, United Kingdom on August 26, 2011.

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LEEDS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 26: Rory Clewlow of Enter Shikari performs on day one of the Leeds Festival at Bramhall Park on August 26, 2011 in Leeds, England. (Photo by Shirlaine Forrest/WireImage)

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Enter Shikari

Enter Shikari performs at the Leeds Festival at Bramhall Park on in Leeds, England on August 26, 2011.

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LEEDS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 26: Ed Macfarlane and Jack Savidge of Friendly Fires perform on stage during Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 26, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shirlaine Forrest/Getty Images)

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Friendly Fires

Ed Macfarlane of Friendly Fires performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 26, 2011.

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LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 26: Brendon Urie of Panic! at the Disco performs on stage during day one of Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 26, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Gary Wolstenholme/Redferns)

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Panic! at the Disco

Brendon Urie of Panic! at the Disco performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 26, 2011.

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LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 26: Daniel Kessler and Paul Banks of Interpol perform on stage during day one of Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 26, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Nick Pickles/Redferns)

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Interpol

Interpol perform at the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 26, 2011. 

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LEEDS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 26: Matthew Shultz of Cage The Elephant performs on stage during Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 26, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shirlaine Forrest/Getty Images)

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Cage the Elephant

Matthew Shultz of Cage the Elephant performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 26, 2011.

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LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 26: Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast performs on stage during Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 26, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Gary Wolstenholme/Redferns)

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Best Coast

Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 26, 2011.

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READING, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: Ritzy Brian of The Joy Formidable performs on stage during Day 2 of Reading Festival 2011 at Richfield Avenue on August 27, 2011 in Reading, United Kingdom. (Photo by Andy Sheppard/Redferns)

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The Joy Formidable

Ritzy Brian of The Joy Formidable performs during the Reading Festival at Richfield Avenue in Reading, United Kingdom on August 27, 2011.

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READING, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: Dave Navarro of Janes Addiction advises the crowd that the bands perfomance is cancelled due to ill health of their lead singer during Day 2 of Reading Festival 2011 at Richfield Avenue on August 27, 2011 in Reading, United Kingdom. (Photo by Andy Sheppard/Redferns)

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Jane’s Addiction

Dave Navarro of Jane's Addiction advises the crowd that the band's perfomance is canceled due to ill health of lead singer Perry Farrell during the Reading Festival at Richfield Avenue in Reading, United Kingdom on August 27, 2011.

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READING, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 27: Madeline Follin of Cults performs on the Festival Republic Stage during day two of Reading Festival at Richfield Avenue on August 27, 2011 in Reading, United Kingdom. (Photo by Tabatha Fireman/Redferns)

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Cults

Madeline Follin of Cults performs during the Reading Festival at Richfield Avenue in Reading, United Kingdom on August 27, 2011.

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LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 27: Anna Calvi performs on stage during day two of Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 27, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Gary Wolstenholme/Redferns)

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Anna Calvi

Anna Calvi performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 27, 2011.

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LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 27: Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance performs on stage during day two of Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 27, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Nick Pickles/Redferns)

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My Chemical Romance

Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 27, 2011.

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LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 27: Gavin Butler of The Blackout performs on stage during day two of Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 27, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Gary Wolstenholme/Redferns)

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The Blackout

Gavin Butler of The Blackout performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 27, 2011.

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READING, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 27: Edward Sharpe of Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros performs on the NME stage during day two of Reading Festival at Richfield Avenue on August 27, 2011 in Reading, United Kingdom. (Photo by Tabatha Fireman/Redferns)

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Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros performs during the Reading Festival at Richfield Avenue in Reading, United Kingdom on August 27, 2011.

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LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 27: Mark Foster and Isom Innis of Foster the People perform on stage during day two of Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 27, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Nick Pickles/Redferns)

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Foster the People

Mark Foster and Isom Innis of Foster the People perform during the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 27, 2011.

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LEEDS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 28: Jarvis Cocker and Steve Mackey of Pulp perform on day three of the Leeds Festival at Bramhall Park on August 28, 2011 in Leeds, England. (Photo by Shirlaine Forrest/Getty Images)

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Pulp

Jarvis Cocker and Steve Mackey of Pulp perform during the Leeds Festival at Bramhall Park in Leeds, England on August 28, 2011.

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LEEDS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 28: Alex Trimble and Benjamin Thompson of Two Door Cinema Club perform on day three of the Leeds Festival at Bramhall Park on August 28, 2011 in Leeds, England. (Photo by Shirlaine Forrest/Getty Images)

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Two Door Cinema Club

Alex Trimble and Benjamin Thompson of Two Door Cinema Club perform during the Leeds Festival at Bramhall Park in Leeds, England on August 28, 2011.

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LEEDS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 28: Julian Casablancas of The Strokes performs on day three of the Leeds Festival at Bramhall Park on August 28, 2011 in Leeds, England. (Photo by Shirlaine Forrest/Getty Images)

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The Strokes

Julian Casablancas of The Strokes performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramhall Park in Leeds, England on August 28, 2011.

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LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 28: Jim Adkins of Jimmy Eat World performs on stage during day three of Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 28, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Gary Wolstenholme/Redferns)

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Jimmy Eat World

Jim Adkins of Jimmy Eat World performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 28, 2011.

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LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 28: Daryl Palumbo of Glassjaw performs on stage during day three of Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 28, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Gary Wolstenholme/Redferns)

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Glassjaw

Daryl Palumbo of Glassjaw performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park  in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 28, 2011.

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LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 28: Alison Mosshart of The Kills performs on stage during day three of Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 28, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Nick Pickles/Redferns)

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The Kills

Alison Mosshart of The Kills performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 28, 2011.

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LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 28: Daniel Blumberg of Yuck performs on stage during day three of Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 28, 2011 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Nick Pickles/Redferns)

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Yuck

Daniel Blumberg of Yuck performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds, United Kingdom on August 28, 2011.

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LEEDS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: A general view of atmosphere during day two of the Leeds Festival at Bramhall Park on August 27, 2011 in Leeds, England. (Photo by Shirlaine Forrest/Getty Images)

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Leeds

The Leeds Festival at Bramhall Park on August 27, 2011 in Leeds, England.

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LEEDS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: Justin Young of The Vaccines performs on day two of the Leeds Festival at Bramhall Park on August 27, 2011 in Leeds, England. (Photo by Shirlaine Forrest/Getty Images)

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The Vaccines

Justin Young of The Vaccines performs during the Leeds Festival at Bramhall Park in Leeds, England on August 27, 2011.