Sunday, April 22, 2018

UB40 confirm reunion; Glastonbury rumours continue

Iconic British pop-reggae band UB40 are to reunite, lead singer Ali Campbell has confirmed. Speaking on his official Facebook page, Campbell announced "THE THREE FOUNDING MEMBERS HAVE REFORMED AND REUNITED TO BRING YOU THE TRUE SOUND OF UB40. ALI, ASTRO AND MICKEY ARE CURRENTLY IN...

Metallica, Prince and Outkast to join Glastonbury 2014 line-up?

According to reports surfacing online today, Metallica, Prince and Outkast are to soon be announced as performers at this June's Glastonbury Festival. A festival insider close to music site Gigwise has seemingly confirmed that all three mega-acts have been booked for the event, and...

Outkast to play 40 festivals in 2014; Glastonbury rumour-mill goes to overdrive

Outkast are to celebrate their 20th anniversary by playing over 40 festival dates this year. The duo, comprising of Big Boi and Andre 3000, have recently been confirmed as headliners of April's Coachella Festival in California, whilst also announcing they are to play an...

Gorgon City confirmed for Glastonbury

Dance duo Gorgon City have confirmed they have been added to the line-up for this summer's Glastonbury Festival. The producer/DJs whose collaboration with MNEK on Ready For Your Love sent dancefloors into a spin late last year, made the announcement earlier today during their...

Michael Eavis: “Fleetwood Mac will NOT be at Glastonbury next year…. but maybe 2015”

Michael Eavis, founder and curator of the legendary Glastonbury Festival has dumfounded rumours by confirming iconic rock band Fleetwood Mac will not be making a much-hoped appearance at next year's event. Speaking to The Guardian, Eavis, who has a habit of slipping early details...

Dolly Parton to play at Glastonbury Festival

According to sources close to The Sun newspaper, country music star, and icon, Dolly Parton, is to headline the Sunday's Glastonbury Legends slot at next year's iconic music festival. If confirmed, Parton will be playing the same slot as icon Kenny Rogers from earlier this...

Arcade Fire confirmed as Glastonbury Festival headliner

Arcade Fire have confirmed their appearance at next year's Glastonbury Festival, following a tweet regarding their 2014 tour dates. Following the announcement, news spread like wildfire online, and was soon after confirmed by the Festival organisers through their Facebook page: (function(d, s, id) { var...

Glastonbury Festival to cater for World Cup 2014 fans

Organisers of next year's Glastonbury Festival have announced that they are currently looking for ways in which England fans will be able to watch their heroes during 2014's World Cup. According to local Glastonbury publication The Shepton Mallet Journal, the organisers have assured fans that...

Robbie Williams adds extra dates to 2014 tour

Due to huge public demand, Robbie Williams has added four further dates to his anticipated Robbie Swings By 2014 tour. The tour, which went on sale today, sees further dates added to his Belfast, Birmingham, Newcastle and London legs, meaning the star will perform 17...

Prince confirmed for Essence Festival in July, leaving a ‘Glastonbury-sized gap’ in his schedule beforehand

Prince has been confirmed as the first act, and subsequent main headliner for next year's New Orleans Essence Music Festival in July. Whilst little is known about the rest of Prince's diary, it should be noted that the event runs one weekend post the UK's...