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Ellie Goulding And Zz Top Join Glastonbury Line-up

The raft of newly announced acts will join previously disclosed headliners Adele, Muse and Coldplay in playing the event at Worthy Farm, England, which runs from 22 to 26 June (16). Also...

Glastonbury Festival Reveals First Line-up Poster

Glastonbury has unveiled its first line-up poster for the annual festival, which will take place this year from June 22nd to 26th at Worthy Farm. The newly confirmed acts will join already announced headliners Muse,...

Glastonbury 2016 - Plausible And Implausible Rumours

It’s that time of year again: the annual rumour mill of who is going to be making appearances at Glastonbury, plausible or otherwise. Although the three Pyramid Stage headliners have been revealed – Muse on...

Barry Gibb 'To Jam With Coldplay At Glastonbury'

While the Bee Gees singer had been rumoured to making an appearance previously, he has now allegedly been invited to perform a medley of iconic Bee Gees hits with Chris Martin's group on the Pyramid...

Adele: 'My Bum Is Too Big To Twerk With!'

The 27-year-old singer has been delighting fans with her onstage antics since bringing her World tour to London, England. At one of the concerts this week (beg21Mar16), Adele decided to try her luck at twerking...

Glastonbury Festival 'Honoured' To Have Adele Among This Year's Headliners

Glastonbury organiser Emily Eavis has said it’s a ‘great honour’ to have Adele headline this year’s festival. On Friday night Adele broke the news that she was the final headliner for Glastonbury 2016, while on...

Adele Confirms Glastonbury Headlining Slot

Rumours about the Hello hitmaker's involvement in the iconic British music festival have been rumbling for days, and on Friday (18Mar16), she shared the news with fans at her latest London concert, reports...

Hello Glastonbury! Adele Is Your Final 2016 Headliner

Adele has been confirmed as the final headlining act for this year’s Glastonbury festival, taking the Saturday night slot on the Pyramid Stage. The singer made the announcement during her sold-out show at London’s O2...

Adele Planning Frozen Family Festival Outing

The singer has been linked with a headline slot at the event in Somerset, England in June (16) but has insisted she has no interest in performing. During her gig in...

Foo Fighters Fans Await Big Reveal

Many devotees felt sure the big reveal would revolve around a Dave Grohl solo project or a headlining slot at the upcoming Glastonbury festival in the UK, while others feared it could signal...

Beth Ditto: 'I Play The Spoons Really Well!'

The 34-year-old singer is most famous for fronting band Gossip, although she did release a solo EP back in 2011. In a webchat with The Guardian on Thursday (18Feb16), Beth told fans she is hoping...

David Bowie To Get Official Glastonbury Tribute

Fans heading to Worthy Farm, England for the event had already made plans to celebrate the late musician informally with singalongs of his hits, and Glastonbury boss Emily Eavis says organisers are making...

Pj Harvey Announced As Sunday Night Other Stage Headliners At Glastonbury

The eagerly anticipated Glastonbury 2016 line-up continues to unfold as PJ Harvey is announced as the Other Stage headliner on Sunday evening - facing Coldplay on the Pyramid Stage and complimenting Jeff Lynne’s ELO, performing...

Joke Petition Launched To Stop Coldplay From Headlining Glastonbury

A petition has been launched on change.org in reaction to Coldplay’s headlining slot at this year’s Glastonbury festival. But the British rock band need not worry about it yet, as the petition is actually a...

Coldplay Are First Confirmed Glastonbury Headliners

The Paradise singers, who were hot favourites for a headline slot, have announced their set by posting a picture on Twitter.com of the metal structure of the iconic Pyramid stage in a field...

Coldplay Finally Confirmed As First Glastonbury 2016 Headliners!

The rumours are true! Coldplay have just been confirmed as the very first headliners for Glastonbury 2016 after months of speculation. Further line-up additions are yet to be announced but are expected to feed into...

Michael Eavis Apologises After Glastonbury Sewage Pollutes River

Bosses of the festival admitted at a court hearing in Yeovil, England on Thursday (14Jan16) that the 2014 event had breached British environmental regulations. Prosecutors acting for the U.K. Environment Agency told...

Venue Website Sparks Zz Top Glastonbury Speculation

In December (15), the trio announced they were going on tour, and the European leg of the trek kicks off in France on 26 June (16), the day Britain's iconic music festival ends....

Lionel Richie Embroiled In Fire Alarm Drama On Tv

The veteran crooner was being interviewed for British morning show Lorraine at a London hotel, but the pre-recorded segment descended into chaos when alarm bells began ringing. Lionel was discussing his appearance...

Michael Eavis Organises Glastonbury Venue Back-up Over Gas Pipe Fears

The music festival has been held at Worthy Farm in Somerset, England since 1970, but the 80-year-old organiser has now earmarked a location 20 miles (32 kilometres) "up the road" as a back-up...

Is Glastonbury At Risk From The Gas Main At Worthy Farm?

Glastonbury Festival could turn into Gas-tonbury according to new reports suggesting the event may have to be moved away from its usual venue of Worthy Farm due to increasing fears over a gas main running...

Glastonbury Line-up '80 Per Cent Confirmed'

In an interview with the BBC, Emily reveals the headliners for 2017 are already pencilled in, two of the three 2016 headliners are confirmed in writing, and a third verbally agreed. "We...

Emily Eavis Says '80%' Of Glastonbury 2016 Line Up Is Sorted

Glastonbury co-organiser Emily Eavis has revealed that next year’s line-up is already ’80%’ sorted. Eavis was giving a winter update on the annual festival to the BBC, where she also revealed some exciting new developments...

Azealia Banks Cancels Tour Dates

The 212 artist was scheduled to bring her live show to five cities across America throughout the month of November (15), but on Monday (09Nov15) she shared the disappointing news she will be...

Chris Martin Wants Downton Abbey Role

In an interview with British radio station Magic FM on Friday (06nov15), the rocker confessed he's a big fan of the show and would love to have landed a part in it....

Coldplay Announce Release Date Of 'A Head Full Of Dreams'

Coldplay have revealed the release date of their seventh, and possibly final, studio album, and it’ll be out before the end of 2015.The band’s lead singer Chris Martin appeared on Nick Grimshaw’s BBC Radio 1...

Glastonbury 2016 Tickets Sell Out In Just 30 Minutes

Tickets for next year's Glastonbury festival have sold out in just 30 minutes. The 118,200 standard tickets went on sale at 9am on Sunday morning (October 4th), at a price of £228 plus £5 booking...

Kanye West’S Vma 2015 Speech & Four Other Of His Most Bizarre Speeches

In case you missed it, earlier this week, Kanye West announced he plans to run for President of the United States in 2020. This isn’t the first time West has shocked audiences with his outlandish...

Dave Grohl Gave Up On Glastonbury Dream Over Leg Agony

The rocker broke his right leg in a tumble off a stage in Gothenburg, Sweden during a concert last month (Jun15) and he had to undergo surgery for a cracked bone. He...

Dave Grohl Dismisses Glastonbury 2016 Rumour

The Foo Fighters frontman axed a prestigious headline set at the iconic event last month (Jun15) after falling offstage in Gothenburg, Sweden and breaking his right leg. The band was replaced on...

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