Monday, October 22, 2018

Metallica at Glastonbury announcement ‘imminent’

According to various sources, a Glastonbury announcement confirming Metallica's headline slot is said to be 'imminent'. Gordon Smart, editor of the Scottish Sun, tweeted moments ago regarding the potential announcement, and if true, confirms organiser Michael Eavis' comments earlier in the week regarding the missing...

The odds of Stormzy headlining Glastonbury have just tumbled

The odds on Stormzy headlining 2019's Glastonbury Festival have been slashed by bookmaker Betway. The reveal follows the grime MC updating his Insta Story with a post mimicking Noel Gallagher's famed 2008 quote "No, I'm not havin hip hop at Glastonbury. F***in no chance" -...

Glastonbury 2015: Selfie sticks are A-OK… for this year at least

In what seems like distressing news to many (including us), it seems that the much-criticised concept of 'selfie sticks' WILL be allowed onto the farm for this year's Glastonbury Festival. Speaking to NME, Glastonbury organiser Emily Eavis told the publication "A lot of festivals have...

Eavis confirms 2014 Glastonbury headliners booked

Michael Eavis, founder of the legendary Glastonbury Festival, has confirmed that the headline acts for next year's event have already been booked. Speaking to NME at last night’s AIM Awards, Eavis said "Next year’s headliners are more or less in place. They’re three...

Fatboy Slim confirms Glastonbury 2014 secret show

As revellers prepare for their journeys to Glastonbury Festival tomorrow, Fatboy Slim has confirmed his intention to play a further show at Worthy Farm than the Sonic Stage initially announced. The DJ, real name Norman Cook, has been confirmed already to play at at 22:30...

Glastonbury 2017: Wiley teases his return to Worthy Farm?

It looks like Wiley may have finally forgiven the weather gods, after dropping hints he'll be returning to Worthy Farm for Glastonbury 2017. Update 9th March: Wiley has now fully confirmed his appearance: Glastonbury 2017.Say no more.— Chasing The Art #BBK (@WileyUpdates) March 9, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Original story...

Florence and the Machine set for 2015 return; festival dates planned

Florence and the Machine are set to return this year with an anticipated new album, alongside a host of tour dates. According to Consequence of Sound, Florence Welch and her band are currently mixing their forthcoming record, the follow-up to 2011's Ceremonials, whilst six dates...

Anti-‘Kanye West at Glastonbury’ petition reaches over 85,000 signatures

A petition against Kanye West's recently-announced headline slot at this summer's Glastonbury Festival, has now reached over 85,000 signatures. The online 'appeal' to Glastonbury organisers (which originally seemed like a shot in the dark upon its unveiling earlier in the week), has now hit 86,554...

Lily Allen confirms Glastonbury 2014 performance

Lily Allen has confirmed her appearance at next year's Glastonbury Festival. The singer, who's currently enjoying success in the UK charts with new singles Hard Out Here and Somewhere Only We Know, made the announcement this morning during her interview with BBC Radio 1...

Glastonbury 2017: BBC Introducing line-up announced

The BBC have started to announce details of one of Glastonbury's most-anticipated stages, as the BBC Introducing tent returns to Silver Hayes for another year. The Sherlocks were first to be announce, hitting the stage on Glastonbury's final day, whilst Hertfordshire-based Folly Rae will kick...