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Glastonbury tasked with reducing noise levels, managing camping capacity for 2020

For its milestone 50th anniversary, Glastonbury 2020 will be tasked with improving several key areas of production including reducing noise levels as delineated by the Mendip District Council. The historical music and cultural event is currently the world’s largest music festival. Glastonbury 2020 will take place June 24 – 28 with headliners Paul McCartney, Taylor […]

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Glastonbury tasked with reducing noise levels, managing camping capacity for 2020

For its milestone 50th anniversary, Glastonbury 2020 will be tasked with improving several key areas of production including reducing noise levels as delineated by the Mendip District Council. The historical music and cultural event is currently the world’s largest music festival. Glastonbury 2020 will take place June 24 – 28 with headliners Paul McCartney, Taylor […]

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Pet Shop Boys partake in a spot of ‘Monkey business’ amidst Glastonbury rumors

Original gangsters of synth-pop, the Pet Shop Boys find their inner funk with a bit of “Monkey business,” the disco-directed third showing from their upcoming album Hotspot, due January 24. “Monkey business” may be getting a 2020 release, but is more of a 1970s sonic pool party packaged into a three-minute radio edit as electronic […]

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Pet Shop Boys partake in a spot of ‘Monkey business’ amidst Glastonbury rumors

Original gangsters of synth-pop, the Pet Shop Boys find their inner funk with a bit of “Monkey business,” the disco-directed third showing from their upcoming album Hotspot, due January 24. “Monkey business” may be getting a 2020 release, but is more of a 1970s sonic pool party packaged into a three-minute radio edit as electronic […]

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Pet Shop Boys partake in a spot of ‘Monkey business’ amidst Glastonbury rumors

Original gangsters of synth-pop, the Pet Shop Boys find their inner funk with a bit of “Monkey business,” the disco-directed third showing from their upcoming album Hotspot, due January 24. “Monkey business” may be getting a 2020 release, but is more of a 1970s sonic pool party packaged into a three-minute radio edit as electronic […]

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Pet Shop Boys partake in a spot of ‘Monkey business’ amidst Glastonbury rumors

Original gangsters of synth-pop, the Pet Shop Boys find their inner funk with a bit of “Monkey business,” the disco-directed third showing from their upcoming album Hotspot, due January 24. “Monkey business” may be getting a 2020 release, but is more of a 1970s sonic pool party packaged into a three-minute radio edit as electronic […]

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Paul McCartney announced as Glastonbury 2020’s first headlining act

Sir Paul McCartney joins the previously announced Diana Ross on the lineup for Glastonbury 2020. The Beatles’ frontman teased his booking this morning when he shared a photo of Phillip Glass, Emma Stone, and Chuck Berry to his twitter page. Festival organizers confirmed the booking shortly after. For years, rumors have swirled about the paramount […]

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Death threats for booking Kanye and other fun stories from Glastonbury organizer Emily Eavis

There are only a handful of festivals whose lineups make international headlines each year, and although Glastonbury classically sells out well before any of its talent is revealed, it seems like the UK festival regularly leads the pack when it comes to rumors and reveals. The mystique is well earned, however, as Glastonbury has shown […]

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Death threats for booking Kanye and other fun stories from Glastonbury organizer Emily Eavis

There are only a handful of festivals whose lineups make international headlines each year, and although Glastonbury classically sells out well before any of its talent is revealed, it seems like the UK festival regularly leads the pack when it comes to rumors and reveals. The mystique is well earned, however, as Glastonbury has shown […]

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Glastonbury tickets sell out in 34 minutes to record number of fans

Tickets for next year’s Glastonbury Festival sold out in 34 minutes to a striking number of interested fans. There were 2.4 million people registered as eligible ticket holders, setting a record for the UK festival. The 2020 festival’s sell-out time was rivaled by the 2014 edition, which sold out just a couple of minutes faster. […]

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Man jailed for attempting to set up pop-up drug shop at Glastonbury 2019

Authorities jailed a man after security caught him with a stockpile of Class A and B drugs at last month’s Glastonbury festival. Glastonbury 2019 took place June 26 – 30 at Worthy Farm for another year of numerous highlights including a historic headlining performance by Stormzy, various Keith Flint tributes, and more. 2020 will mark […]

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Gambling odds are trickling in for Glastonbury’s 2020 headliners

2020 marks Glastonbury’s 50th anniversary. With such a rare milestone forthcoming, the prolific festival is naturally expected to have some larger-than-life artists on its anniversary roster. Fervor surrounding the lineup has even led to gambling over potential appearances, and thanks to Sky Bets, the odds are now available for all to see. Fleetwood Mac, Elton […]

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The Chemical Brothers share emotion tribute to Keith Flint at Glastonbury

Glastonbury’s triumphant 2019 edition brought a number of highlights, including Stormzy‘s history-making performance, styled to the nines with a custom vest designed by Banksy. Though, the landmark UK festival went on this year with palpable sadness in the air with The Prodigy‘s absence following the death of frontman Keith Flint. The legendary British dance group […]

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Glastonbury announces plans for a Keith Flint tribute performance

After Keith Flint‘s passing in March, The Prodigy announced that they would be cancelling all upcoming performances. However, their presence will not be completely missing from the festivalsphere this year, as Glastonbury has just announced plans for a ‘Keith Flint Appreciation Hour’ set. Led by Prodigy guitarist Gizz Butt, who noted that “it’ll be a […]

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Stormzy, Miley Cyrus, The Chemical Brothers, and Tame Impala top Glastonbury’s 2019 lineup

Glastonbury has dropped their highly anticipated 2019 lineup in full after months of tantalizing individual announcements. The first headliner announced for this year, revealed back in November 2018, Stormzy, will make history this summer as the first UK rapper to ever headline the festival. Now, the grime emcee is joined by The Killers, The Cure, […]

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Jeff Goldblum speculated to be playing Glastonbury with full orchestra

Jeff Goldblum, best known for his roles in Jurassic Park and Independence Day, is speculated to be performing at Glastonbury Festival 2019 with his orchestra. The acclaimed jazz musician, along with The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra, released their debut album, The Capitol Studio Sessions, last year and graced listeners with a sprinkling of intimate shows. It was reported […]

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Glastonbury Festival set to ban plastic bottles come 2019

Glastonbury Festival is looking to implement a site-wide plan on plastic bottles come 2019. Festival co-organizer Emily Eavis originally shared the news of the initiative with BBC Radio 6, describing it as “the big project,” in conjunction with the festival’s return in 2019. The festival isn’t set for 2018, as it is a “fallow” year, allowing for […]

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Glastonbury Festival set to ban plastic bottles come 2019

Glastonbury Festival is looking to implement a site-wide plan on plastic bottles come 2019. Festival co-organizer Emily Eavis originally shared the news of the initiative with BBC Radio 6, describing it as “the big project,” in conjunction with the festival’s return in 2019. The festival isn’t set for 2018, as it is a “fallow” year, allowing for […]

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BBC announces The Biggest Weekend festival to be held in Glastonbury’s stead in 2018

BBC has announced that it will be holding a new festival series in 2018 called The Biggest Weekend that will take place in four sites across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.The BBC festival is said to be similar to Glastonbury Festival, which will not be held in 2018. Glastonbury Festival takes place on a working […]

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Game of Thrones cast shocks festival goers with surprise appearance at Glastonbury 2017

As the countdown to the long awaited seventh season of Game of Thrones reaches its last few days, the hype around the Emmy-winning series has reached astronomical levels. Most fans eagerly await the return of Kit Harrington’s character, Jon Snow. The actor had some pretty amusing things to say when interviewed on Jimmy Kimmel Live! a […]

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