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The Rolling Stones to Perform at Glastonbury Festival for First Time

March 28, 2013 (1:56 am) GMT
Mick Jagger is getting ready for the three-day music festival this summer with his bandmates as gushing, 'I have my wellies and my yurt!'
The Rolling Stones

It's confirmed that is coming to Somerset this year for Britain's biggest music festival, Glastonbury, ending weeks of rumors about their participation at the gig. It will mark the band's first visit to the festival of contemporary performing arts during their more-than-50-year career in music industry.

Before the announcement, the legendary band had repeatedly expressed their interest to play at the festival. Now that they have been officially signed on, frontman gushed on Twitter, "Can't wait to play Glastonbury. I have my wellies and my yurt!" as he referred to rain boots and the fest's elaborate tent.

The Stones is set to take one of the main Pyramid Stage along with , , , , , , , , , and many others. The festival will run from June 28-30, but their date is not listed.

will perform at the Other Stage, joining , , and . The nearby West Holts Stage is occupied by the likes of and , while and are set for smaller stages at Silver Hayes and Acoustic Tent respectively.

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