Sunday, April 18, 2021

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 2015’s ‘Worthy View’ campsite sells out in less than 15 minutes

A majority of the accommodation available at Worthy View have sold out, following a mass rush by ticket-holders determined to secure a good spot for next year's Glastonbury Festival. Tickets for Worthy View (whose site is situated moments from the action at Glastonbury's Worthy Farm),...

Queens Of The Stone Age, Paramore and more added to Reading & Leeds Festival lineup

Queens Of The Stone Age and Paramore are amongst the latest acts to be announced for this year's Reading and Leeds Festivals. The announcement, made moments ago on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 show, means they will join the likes of Blink 182 and Arctic...

Has Liam Gallagher just self-confirmed Glastonbury 2019?

Liam Gallagher may have inadvertently teased his return to Glastonbury Festival for 2019, sending the rumour mill once again into a spin. Last night Gallagher headlined 2018's Pilton Party, an annual soiree organised by Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis as a fund-raising event for local Somerset...

Glastonbury 2019 logo & new typeface revealed

Glastonbury organisers have revealed their new logo and typeface for the festival's anticipated 2019 return. Quietly shared as part of Kylie Minogue's appointment announcement for the 'tea time legends slot', the new Glastonbury logo keeps with the multi-coloured text of previous years, with subtle differences...

Doritos band ‘The Mariachis’ confirm Glastonbury appearance

The Mariachis, the Mexican/South American Mariachi band famed for their appearance in Doritos' advertising campaigns, have confirmed they are to make an appearance at this year's Glastonbury Festival. Confirming the news earlier today during their slot on Channel 4's Sunday Brunch, the group found fame...

Watch Salt-N-Pepa reunite with En Vogue at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards

After confirming speculation last week, Salt-N-Pepa reformed for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards last night, taking to the stage to commemorate the 30th anniversary of becoming the first female rap artists to hit the top 40 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. Closing the...

Glastonbury 2015: Ticket resales confirmed for 16th & 19th April

**please note, this post has been updated to reflect an earlier date error. An entry into SeeTickets' website had confirmed coach ticket availability for 19th April. Full story below.**Following last night's cut-off for balance payments, Glastonbury Festival organisers have confirmed that the resale for...

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...

Wireless 2015: 10th Birthday party announced

To coincide with this summer's 10th anniversary, Wireless Festival organisers have announced the event's 10th birthday show. The party, which will take place on 28th June, one week prior to the full festival, will see a wealth of appearances from Wireless performers, including headliner Drake,...