Mumford and Sons close Glastonbury festival 2013 on high note

Updated: Jul 01, 2013, 12:37 PM IST

London: Mumford and Sons rounded off the Glastonbury festival 2013 with their first-ever headline performance in front of 80,000 people.

The 90-minute performance of the band at Somerset`s Worthy Farm ended with an all-star cover of `A Little Help From My Friends,` the BBC reported.

Songs, including `The Cave and I Will Wait`, which is their only UK top 20 hit, triggered the audience hoedown from the front of the Pyramid Stage to end of the fields.

The show caps the band`s meteoric rise from west London to the global stage, with multiple Grammy awards, US album sales of four million and appearances with Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen.