Tag Archives: Michael Eavis

Glastonbury wins ‘Best Festival’ at NME awards

Glastonbury has won ‘Best Festival’ at the NME awards for the fourth year in a row. The win, which was handed to Michael and Emily Eavis last night in London takes the total tally up to 14.

Glastonbury to change name in 2019

Glastonbury Festival is expected to go under a new name when it moves to its temporary location in 2019. The planned move is to help the land at Glastonbury recover. “The Glastonbury Festival team presents The Variety Bazaar,” founder Michael … Continue reading

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 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

Glastonbury to change venue for 2018?

Rumours of Glastonbury relocating for the 2018 year have emerged this week. The festival takes a break every five years to help the land recover for the livestock at Worthy Farm, however Eavis has hinted that the next break year could instead … 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

Take That claim Glastonbury ‘won’t return their calls’

View image | gettyimages.com Take That have revealed that they would love a slot at Glastonbury Festival 2015, however the reformed pop band claim Glastonbury organisers, “won’t return their calls”. “Historically we’ve never done festivals – we did try and contact Michael Eavis … Continue reading

Ed Sheeran Debunks Taylor Swift Glastonbury Rumours

International Acoustic star, Ed Sheeran has debunked rumours of Taylor Swift performing at Glastonbury Festival 2015. The world-famous singer-songwriter is a close friend of the country star and claims there is no chance that she will play: “I’d bet you a large amount of … Continue reading

Eavis wants Oasis and Swift at Glastonbury 2015

Michael Eavis has revealed that he would like to have both Oasis and Taylor Swift at Glastonbury Festival 2015. Speaking directly after receiving his award for his outstanding contribution to live music in the UK, the Glastonbury legend said: “I do … Continue reading