The Libertines to headline Reading and Leeds?

The Libertines are to headline this year's Reading and Leeds Festivals, reports the Guardian ahead of the official announcement at 7pm tonight (Monday).

It will be the first time the group have played together since splitting up in 2004.

According to the paper
, the band, famed for the song writing partnership of singers Pete Doherty and Carl Barat, are set to earn £1.5 million for the two shows.

Arcade Fire
and Blink 182 are rumoured to be the other headliners revealed this evening.

Tickets go on sale at 6.45pm and are expecting to sell out within the hour.

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