Jack White announced for The Park Stage at Glastonbury Festival

EVEN a Seven Nations army wouldn’t be able to stop thousands of fans from flocking to the park stage at Glastonbury Festival tonight for Jack White’s ‘secret set’.

Festival organizers have confirmed that White, 46, will take the stage at 6 p.m. on the final day of the festival (Sunday, June 26).

The official Glastonbury Twitter account shared the news around 11.40am today, saying: “Jack White. The park. 6 p.m.

The stage’s 6:15-7:15 p.m. slot had previously been teased as “TBC” in the festival’s full lineup.

The festival tweet shared an excerpt from the site log Glastonbury Free Presswho said there will be an “exciting opportunity in hearing science tonight.

The brief article added: “Musician Jack White is looking for 10,000 lively and boisterous people to participate in a top-secret musical concert experiment. Qualified applicants should apply in person on June 26 at 6 p.m. at The Park Stage.

White released his fourth studio album fear of dawn in April, which will be followed by Enter alive in paradise July 22.

He is best known for being one half of American rock duo The White Stripes with Meg White between 1997 and 2011, when they disbanded after a hiatus.

The White Stripes are best known for “Seven Nation Army” and its distinctive opening riff, while their other hits include “Fell In Love With a Girl” and “Icky Thump.”

White’s solo career brought popular tracks such as “Lazaretto” and “Love Is Blindness.”

George Ezra has also been announced as a performer of the “secret set” at the Glastonbury Festival.

He will bring hits from his latest number one studio album child of the gold rush at the John Peel Stage today at 2 p.m.

Jan G. Gilbert