The Rolling Stones are set to bow out in sensational style… with a farewell gig at Glastonbury next year.
The band, whose four members have a combined age of 272, will play the coveted Sunday night headline slot on the Pyramid stage after talks with festival organisers Michael and Emily Eavis. It will be their first and only performance at the famous Somerset festival which attracts 175,000 fans.
Sources close to the band indicate that the appearance is expected to be the final date in a “handful” of shows in Britain and America in 2013 – which they see as their true 50th anniversary – before they finally retire from the live arena.
One insider revealed: “All four members have agreed that next year is the right time to have one final hurrah and put on the gig of their lives.
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