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  • 4 April 2014, 11:26

Glastonbury Reveals Dozens Of New Performers

Organisers of this year's Glastonbury Festival have confirmed dozens of new acts, including Kasabian, Jack White, Pixies and Robert Plant.

Elbow, The Black Keys, Bryan Ferry and Massive Attack are among the other newly announced stars for the huge music bash, which will being staged from June 27.

They join previously announced names such as Arcade Fire, Blondie and Dolly Parton at the rural Somerset event put together by farmer Michael Eavis and his daughter Emily.

Other draws include Interpol, London Grammar, Wilko Johnson, De La Soul and Goldfrapp, with Jake Bugg, Lana Del Rey and Mercury Prize-winner James Blake also on the bill.

The new artists were revealed on a poster placed online which says there will be more than 100 stages scattered across the Worthy Farm site in Pilton.

More big headline acts are due to be announced and there have been strong rumours that the reunited Fleetwood Mac may make an appearance.

The Rolling Stones made their debut at the event last year to mark 50 years in the music industry.

Last month the festival was granted a new 10-year licence, allowing for a capacity of up to 135,000 public tickets, securing its future.

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