Continuing their bid for world domination, everyone’s favourite rock ‘n’ roll avengers Foo Fighters have just been outed as the first headliner for Glastonbury 2015. Well, actually, they outed themselves. During an acceptance speech for the ‘Best International Band’ gong at the NME Awards 2015, the Fooies dropped the unexpected bombshell, confirming their headlining slot
Following Friday’s lineup taster for Glastonbury 2014, dairy farmer and festival founder Michael Eavis has told Ireland AM that he is “sure” rock and roll legends Led Zeppelin will reform to headline Glastonbury in the future, boldly proclaiming, “That will happen one day – I’m sure of it.” The hard rock icons have long resisted
Metallica‘s famously upfront and outspoken drummer Lars Ulrich has his sights set on Glastonbury Festival, saying his band is “ready to go” as soon as festival founder and career dairy farmer Michael Eavis gives the band the go-ahead. Earlier this year, Eavis revealed that the three bands set to headline next year’s Glastonbury Festival, tickets
In a world where bad words about The Rolling Stones are few and far between, Chris Robinson, better known as the frontman from 90’s buzz band The Black Crowes has spoken out. Speaking with The London Evening Standard, Robinson berated The Rolling Stones recent live performance return as ‘like going to Disneyland’, and not in
Here’s something which Glastonbury organiser Michael Eavis might be scratching his head over.
Just a couple of weeks on from its latest instalment that saw secret sets from both Pulp and Radiohead as well as protests against U2 and a close friend of British prime minister David Cameron being found dead in a toilet, Glastonbury Festival organiser Michael Eavis believes the end is in sight for the massive
You might read the headline of this story and mistakenly believe that people were protesting against U2 for cancelling their slot at the festival last year when Bono hurt his back, or you might think they’re protesting the band on a level of musical taste (a valid reason for some) but, in fact, people were
This year’s Glastonbury headliners U2, Coldplay and Beyonce on the Pyramid stage and The Chemical Brothers, Primal Scream and Queens Of The Stone Age headlining the Other stage, would be more than enough to keep most festival-goers very happy. But for a few lucky punters this year Radiohead and Pulp made some surprise appearances on the Park
A friend of UK Prime Minister David Cameron has died in a portable toilet at Glastonbury Festival. Sources believe Christopher Shale, who was the chairman of West Oxford Shire Conservative Association, died of a heart attack, although there is speculation he committed suicide, Police will conduct further tests to establish the cause of death. His
Glastonbury 2011 line up has been announced and as always it’s massive; some of our Australian festivals like Splendour in the Grass could fit on one stage at Glastonbury.
I ain’t going to lie to you, going to weekend festivals is my favourite pastime. This is lucky, as I am incredibly good at going to them. In fact, if there was a job at going to weekend festivals, well, I would be president of the company.