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The Glastonbury Experience: BBC Announce Coverage of Iconic Performances

Following the cancellation of this year’s Glastonbury which would have marked the 50th anniversary of the Pilton Farm festival. The BBC have announced plans for an extensive 4 day celebration, the Glastonbury Experience, for the iconic festival’s past. Programmes will be broadcast across the BBC’s network with content featuring on BBC Two, BBC Four and […]Read More

Music News: Radiohead to headline Glastonbury 2017

Radiohead have been confirmed as the first headliner for Glastonbury Festival 2017. Rumors had been flying about for months following the release of their latest album ‘A Moon Shaped Pool‘ earlier this year. As of yet, no more 2017 tour dates have been announced for the album. Yesterday sent fans into a whirlwind of emotions when the […]Read More

Music News: Coldplay pay tribute to Viola Beach at Glastonbury

Coldplay made a heart-warming tribute to the recently deceased band, Viola Beach, during their headline set at Glastonbury on the closing night of the prolific festival. The four members of Viola Beach and their manager tragically died in a car accident in February. Witnesses say they saw the band’s car fall through a gap in the […]Read More

Who is the Greatest Living Rockstar on the Planet?

Rock ‘n’ roll is in hard times. The ‘rockstars’ of old are steadily tailing off and there’s an apparent lack of heirs to the throne waiting in the wings to take their place. The airwaves are filled with commercially friendly hip hop and melt-in-your-mouth pop music. In times like these, the day of the rock superstar seems little more […]Read More

Track Review: Brazil // Declan McKenna

Declan McKenna’s wonderful track ‘Brazil’ shows great promise. After winning air time on Zane Lowe’s show on Radio 1 (before Zane left) and performing at Glastonbury through their emerging talent competition, it seems McKenna  is bound for success. [bandcamp width=100% height=120 album=1490228106 size=large bgcol=ffffff linkcol=0687f5 tracklist=false artwork=small] ‘Brazil’, written about the darker side to the […]Read More

Top 10 Moments of Glastonbury 2015

This year’s Glastonbury Festival was one of the most glorious – and controversial – that we’ve seen in a long while. Stage invasions, secret sets, senile Sunday night headliners… what else could you possibly need? And, across over 20 stages, Worthy Farm became the setting for innumerable moments of sheer musical elation. Whether it was […]Read More

Wolf Alice Are The Champions Of 2015

The memorable moments at Glastonbury 2015 were as plentiful as the iconic festival has seen in many a year. Many regarded it as one if its best yet.  From *rockstar* Yeezy and his Freddie Mercury attempt, the unlikely duo of Patti Smith and The Dalai Lama, to the surprise masterclass from The Libertines and legendary […]Read More

Glastonbury – No longer all about the music?

Forget the music, Glastonbury is following in the footsteps of American festival, Coachella, by turning into a three-day mud infested fashion show. By no means the largest catwalk ever – Glastonbury is 8.5 miles in perimeter- the fields are awash with numerous high-profile celebrities, posing in their designer clothes. Snaps are uploaded onto the Mail […]Read More

Music News: The Libertines Play Secret Set at Glastonbury

For hours, Glasto-goers had been speculating as to who might be set to play the conveniently empty slot created by the promotion of Florence + the Machine to the reputable role of headliner, following Dave Grohl’s little accident earlier this month . All was revealed as an impressive backdrop displaying the album art of The […]Read More

Kanye West Headlining Glastonbury Is A Brilliant Booking

Glastonbury have finally announced their Saturday headliner, and it doesn’t get much bigger than the biggest rapper in the world. Kanye West has joined Foo Fighters in topping the bill at the worlds biggest festival and while Dave Grohl and co are a safe and popular booking, you are looking at the complete opposite with Kanye West. […]Read More