Saturday, June 23, 2018

Elton John announces 2019/2020 farewell tour. Could Glastonbury be calling?

Following half-a-century in the limelight, Elton John has announced his retirement from touring. Revealing the news moments ago during a live stream, Elton confirmed his final hurrah will be a mammoth 300-date, three-year world tour, kicking off in the US this September. In a written statement,...

Glastonbury 2017: Foo Fighters headline show returns to iPlayer

Foo Fighters' headline show at this summer's Glastonbury Festival has returned to BBC's iPlayer as a Christmas & New Year treat. The rockers, who performed the Pyramid Stage on the Saturday night, hit Worthy Farm for the first time since 1998. They were originally due...

Hacienda Classical self-confirm for Glastonbury 2019

Hacienda Classical are officially playing 2019's Glastonbury Festival, after opening up the Pyramid Stage on Glastonbury's first day back in the summer. Announced by curator/DJ/producer Mike Pickering on Gordon Smart's Radio X show, Hacienda's appointment makes them the first major confirmed act for 2019. Pickering...

Glastonbury 2019 dates finally revealed

Glastonbury Festival organisers have finally confirmed the dates for 2019's return. Set to open its gates on Wednesday 26th June, the 5-day festival will run until Sunday 30th June 2019, the final weekend of the solstice month. Confirmation was posted on Glastonbury's official website moments...

Fleetwood Mac have hinted about a future headline spot at Glastonbury

With Glastonbury taking a break until 2019, we thought we'd at least be able to rest for a moment before the rumours started swirling in. No such luck though - some news has just hit which could have the potential to make Glastonbury 2019...

Glastonbury 2019: Madonna rumoured to headline?

Usually it's around this time of year, almost one month until the annual ticket stampede, that rumours of forthcoming Glastonbury appearances start to swirl the web. However, with the festival now taking a break until 2019, we presumed that we could also have a...

Relive London Grammar’s stunning return to Glastonbury 2017

London Grammar made a stunning return to Glastonbury Festival last week, gracing the John Peel Stage once again following their debut appearance back in 2014. Performing songs from their acclaimed debut record If You Wait, the trio also shared live renditions of tracks from their...

Watch HAIM bring their hits to Glastonbury

HAIM made their triumphant return to Glastonbury over the weekend, bringing all the hits plus cuts from their new album Something To Tell You to Worthy Farm's Other Stage on Sunday. From the likes of Falling to If I Could Change Your Mind, the trio...

Watch Emily Eavis discuss Corbyn, the fallow year and the future of Glastonbury

Emily Eavis has spoken about the future of Glastonbury ahead of the festival's forthcoming 'fallow year' break. Sitting down with NME over the weekend, the Glastonbury curator spoke of the success of Saturday's Pyramid Stage appearance by Jeremy Corbyn, whilst also giving teases about the...

Glastonbury’s Variety Bazaar to have bigger focus on Shangri-La, Arcadia etc

With just 24 hours to go until Glastonbury opens its gates for another year, curator Emily Eavis has teased further information regarding the festival's upcoming sister event, The Variety Bazaar. Speaking exclusively in the latest issue of Music Week, Eavis outlined the team's schedules for...