Monday, March 25, 2019

Glastonbury 2019 ticket resale dates announced

Those who missed out in the initial October ticket stampede for this summer's Glastonbury Festival will have another stab at trying, with organisers announcing the date for the final batch of resale tickets. Set to take place across two dates - Thursday 25th April (for...

Glastonbury 2019 set to be free of plastic waste

Glastonbury organisers have announced plans to ban the sale of plastic bottles when the festival returns to Somerset later this year. Whilst ticketholders will not be barred from bringing plastics on-site, organisers have confirmed plans to encourage the use of refillable water bottles by...

Lizzo self-confirms Glastonbury 2019

Lizzo has added June's Glastonbury Festival to her 2019 UK summer touring schedule. Self-confirming the news to NME during an interview at the BRIT Awards, the US artist said "I just have a shit tonne of shows and festivals. I’m coming back to London and...

Fatboy Slim self-confirms Glastonbury Festival 2019 return

Fatboy Slim has revealed his return to Glastonbury later this summer, marking his eighteenth consecutive year performing at the Somerset festival. Speaking to Metro, the DJ (real name Norman Cook) confirmed "It’s not on the cards, it’s a given" when questioned about his potential return...

CamelPhat detail new album; self-confirm Glastonbury 2019

After almost a decade of delivering some of the biggest dancefloor songs across the globe, UK outfit CamelPhat have finally shared details of their long-awaited new album. Speaking to Radio 1's Danny Howard where they also debuted 'Kona', their upcoming collaboration with Alan Fitzpatrick, the...

Janet Jackson’s DJ seemingly confirms Glastonbury 2019

Janet Jackson's DJ has added further fuel to fire over recent reports of the singer's Glastonbury Festival debut later this year. Originally 'scooped' by The Sun yesterday, DJ Aktive, who works closely with Jackson (alongside many other musicians) has seemingly confirmed the star's slot by...

Janet Jackson reportedly confirmed for Glastonbury 2019

Janet Jackson has reportedly "signed up for Glastonbury", marking her debut appearance at the festival later this summer. Though unconfirmed by Glastonbury officials, a source close to The Sun (who have an apparent exclusive on the matter), said "Janet is relaunching her career in a...

Glastonbury Festival announces Emerging Talent Competition 2019

Glastonbury Festival organisers have announced the return of their annual Emerging Talent Competition for 2019. Supported in conjunction with PRS for Music and the PRS Foundation, the competition gives new UK and Ireland-based acts of any musical genre the opportunity to compete for a slot...

New US show rules Paul McCartney out of Glastonbury 2019

An extension of Paul McCartney's US tour has effectively ruled out him out of a highly-rumoured headline appearance at this summer's Glastonbury Festival. In a press release earlier today (15th January), McCartney confirmed an extra performance at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas as part...

Janelle Monáe announced as Glastonbury 2019 West Holts headliner

Janelle Monáe has been announced as the first headliner for the West Holts Stage at 2019's Glastonbury Festival. Revealed by organiser Emily Eavis on Lauren Laverne's BBC6 Music Breakfast Show, Monáe's appearance will see her return to Worthy Farm for the first time since 2011,...