The Dead Weather added to Glastonbury line-up

The Dead Weather are the latest names to be unveiled for this year's Glastonbury Festival.

The group, spearheaded by Jack White from The White Stripes and The Raconteurs and Alison Mosshart from The Kills, will play the Pyramid Stage on the Saturday (26 June).

Speaking about the confirmation, co-organiser Emily Eavis said: "We're always honoured to have Jack White at the Festival and he's given us some amazing sets over the years with The White Stripes and The Raconteurs. The Dead Weather played a surprise set in The Park last year which blew everyone away, so we can't wait to see them back on the Pyramid Stage this year!"

U2, Muse and Stevie Wonder will headline the festival, which his year celebrates its 40th anniversary, with the likes of Snoop Dogg, Slash, Orbital and Pet Shop Boys in support.

Click here for the latest Glastonbury Festival line-up.

Glastonbury Festival 2010
will take place at Worthy Farm, Pilton in Somerset from 25-27 June.