The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, The Who Confirmed For Desert Trip 2016

3 May 2016, 15:59 | Updated: 3 May 2016, 17:48

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Six legendary artists have been confirmed for the "once-in-a-lifetime" event, which takes place at the home of Coachella this October.

Six of the world's biggest rock n' roll acts have now been confirmed for huge music event, Desert Festival, after they released Facebook teasers today.

The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney and The Who are among those set to play the three-day festival, which will take place on 7-9 October at the home of Coachella in Indio, California. 

The "once-in-a-lifetime" event will see The Rolling Stones kick off the festival on Friday night along with Bob Dylan and his band, while Saturday night will play host to performers Paul McCartney and Neil Young.

The three-day extravaganza will close with a performance from The Who and Pink Floyd's Roger Waters.

Each artist will play full-length gigs, with live music starting just after sunset.

See their video below:

The special gig comes with a very special price tag, with three day general admission passes starting from $399.

Picture: Twitter/Desert Festival