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.

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Wiley hints at Glastonbury Festival 2017 appearance

Wiley has suggested that he will make an appearance at Glastonbury Festival 2017 via Twitter.

The Grime artists posted a series of Tweets about the festival including the following:

“Rain or shine this year at Glastonbury is gonna be amazing because now I understand the real meaning of a #Festival #LetsGo”.

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Biffy Clyro: Glastonbury headline slot would be “biggest box ticked ever”

Biffy Clyro have revealed that headlining Glastonbury Festival would be “ticking the biggest box ever”.

The band have headlined numerous festivals in the UK including Reading/Leeds, T in the Park and V Festival and feel they would be a good fit for Worthy Farm.

Speaking to NME, front-man Simon Neil said, “I definitely think we could do it. It would be the biggest box ticked ever”.

Meanwhile, Radiohead are the only confirmed act for Glastonbury Festival 2017, with Wiley and Kris Kristofferson recently self-confirming.

Stay tuned for more Glastonbury updates in the coming weeks.

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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 Eavis recently confirmed in a radio interview.

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Kris Kristofferson confirmed for Glastonbury Festival 2017

Kris Kristofferson has confirmed that he will appear at Glastonbury Festival 2017.

The 80-year-old will take a slot on the Pyramid Stage on the 23rd June.

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Kings of Leon and The Killers rumoured for Glastonbury Festival 2017

The Killers and Kings of Leon have been added to the Glastonbury Festival 2017 rumours list after both announced European tour dates on the same weekend at the Somerset Bash.

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Diana Ross rumoured for Glastonbury Festival 2017

Diana Ross could perform at Glastonbury Festival 2017 it has emerged this week.

Bee Gee’s member Barry Gibb announced that the Detroit singer will take the Legends slot at the 2017 festival at the O2 Silver Clef Awards on Friday:

“Next year it’s Diana Ross,” he said.

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Muse set so loud it smashed local council limit

It has been revealed that Muse’s headline set at Glastonbury Festival 2016 was so loud that it broke local council limits and caused dozens of complaints.

The British Rocker’s performance was recorded at 3db over the 65db limit outside of the festival site boundaries.

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