Sunday, October 21, 2018

Kendrick Lamar now bookies’ favourite to headline Glastonbury 2019

The odds of Kendrick Lamar headlining Glastonbury 2019 have been slashed by bookmaker Betway, replacing Led Zeppelin as the favourite to hit up the Pyramid Stage. Reduced down to 1/2 (from 6/1) to secure a place as one of next year’s three Glastonbury headliners,...

Emily Eavis on Glastonbury 2019 legend: “It’s a female; she’s not British”

Emily Eavis has teased further clues of Glastonbury 2019, and beyond. Speaking to Radio 2's Jo Whiley yesterday (5th July), the Glastonbury-curator spoke about Florence and The Machine's headline success in 2015, before being pressed by Whiley about next year's event. "We're kinda geared up...

Glastonbury 2019: The Beach Boys for Legends slot?

60s pop/rock-band The Beach Boys have become the latest act to hit up the Glastonbury 2019 rumour-mill, following a rogue tour listing appearing on the web. According to ViaGoGo, the band are set to return to the UK for two performances at London's Royal Albert...

Chromeo have just teased Glastonbury 2019

Chromeo have hinted at a potential appearance at next year's Glastonbury, as the Canadian duo gear up for the release of their new album 'Head Over Heels'. Replying on Twitter to a request for news on a 2019 Worthy Farm visit, the band replied the...

Emily Eavis confirms new Arcadia show for Glastonbury 2019

Glastonbury Festival organiser and curator Emily Eavis has teased plans for Arcadia's return in 2019, as the famed 'giant spider' hits London to celebrate its tenth anniversary this weekend. Speaking to Music Week ahead of the two-day takeover at the capital's Olympic Park, Davis...

ABBA announce reformation; is Glastonbury looming?

ABBA have announced new music is on the horizon for the first time in over three decades. Revealing the news on their official Instagram account, the group wrote "The decision to go ahead with the exciting ABBA avatar tour project had an unexpected consequence... We...

Emily Eavis teases more nuggets for Glastonbury 2019 & 2020

Emily Eavis has given further glimpses of 2019's Glastonbury Festival, alongside the site's 50th anniversary the following year. First up, Eavis has confirmed that Glastonbury's Block 9 will expand for 2019. Speaking to NME regarding Glastonbury's return after 2018's fallow year, Eavis teased some gradual...

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...