Category Archives: Official Announcements

Eavis plans relocation for Glastonbury Festival 2019

Michael Eavis has revealed plans to move Glastonbury Festival 100 miles down the road in order to help protect Worthy Farm. The move is could happen as often as every 5 years and will help the farm land to recover. The … Continue reading

Glastonbury could be homeless in 2019

Embed from Getty Images Glastonbury could be without a home for its 2019 festival after a planned move looks off. A relocation to nearby Longleat Estate was being arranged after Michael Eavis said it was getting “very very difficult” to keep it at … Continue reading

Glastonbury Festival officials confirm break in 2018

Embed from Getty Images Glastonbury organisers have confirmed that the festival will not take place in 2018. Following on with recent tradition, the festival will take a break (fallow year) to give the farm a chance to recover, and the … Continue reading

Glastonbury to offer metal cups made in Sheffield

Glastonbury organisers have announced that steel cups produced in Sheffield will be available to revellers at the 2016 festival. The one pint cups are said to be a trial and their aim is to help reduce the amount of waste … Continue reading

Kanye West to headline Glastonbury Festival 2015

TL;DR  – Kanye West to headline Glastonbury on Saturday night. Organisers have revealed that Kanye West will take one of the headline slots at this years Glastonbury Festival. “We’re very excited to reveal that Kanye West will headline the Saturday … Continue reading

Mavis Staples confirms Glastonbury Festival 2015 slot

View image | gettyimages.com Mavis Staples is the latest act to confirm a slot at Glastonbury Festival 2015. The soul singer and civil rights activist joins Lionel Richie who is currently the only other artist to have officially confirmed. The … Continue reading

Eavis reveals he only takes £60k wage from Glastonbury

View image | gettyimages.com Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis has revealed that he only takes a £60,000 wage from the event despite it turning over a whopping £32million. The organiser said that he is not interested in making money from the event … Continue reading

Dalai Lama to appear at Glastonbury Festival 2015

View image | gettyimages.com It has been confirmed that The Dalai Lama will head to Glastonbury Festival 2015 where he will do a talk. The 79-year-old will make an appearance on the final day of the event. An announcement on his … Continue reading

Dolly’s Glastonbury set wins Best Pop Moment of 2014

Dolly Parton’s performance at this year’s Glasotnbury Festival been named the best pop moment of 2014. Despite rumours that the Country legend may have mimed her set, her performance beat Fleetwood Mac’s Reunion to the number one spot in a survey … Continue reading

Lionel Richie confirmed for Glastonbury 2015

Legendary soul singer, Lionel Richie has confirmed he will perform at Glastonbury Festival 2015. “I’m really excited to play Glastonbury next year as it’s one of the most iconic festivals in the world,” he said. “It has a phenomenal history and … Continue reading