Friday, September 21, 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...

Outkast, Arcade Fire, Pharrell, Nas and more confirmed for Coachella Festival

The rumours have been confirmed - Outkast are reuniting and are set to headline this spring's Coachella Festival in California. The multi-weekend event will also see Muse and Arcade Fire headline, along with a stellar line-up which includes Lorde, Pharrell Williams, HAIM, Chromeo, Disclosure...

Liam Bailey, Charli XCX, Gorgon City and Chloe Howl to fly the flag at SXSW

Liam Bailey, Charli XCX, Gorgon City and BRIT Award nominee Chlöe Howl are amongst the lineup flying the UK flag at this year's forthcoming SXSW festival. The US event, which kicks off on 7th March, is set to feature over 2,000 music acts from across...

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...

Ed Sheeran announces UK & Ireland 2014 tour

Ed Sheeran has taken to Twitter to confirm a wave of new UK and Ireland dates for this October, his first full show since late 2011. The news comes as fans await the unveiling of Sheeran's follow-up to debut album +, which, should rumours be...

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...

Wireless Festival to move from Olympic Park to Finsbury Park

Following last week's announcement of the addition of a Birmingham leg, along with confirmed dates, the venue of London's 2014 Wireless Festival is likely to move to Finsbury Park, after Haringey Council approved a licensing application earlier this week. Originally sited at London's Hyde Park,...