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Gorillaz Replace U2 At Glastonbury Festival, Jonathan Ross Performances

May 26, 2010 drainu182 0

Gorillaz have been announced to play Glastonbury’s Pyramid stage this year, the band will take to the stage in the headline slot of Friday night. The band were drafted in at the 11th hour after U2 were forced to cancel their scheduled appearance.

“We’re like some great big horrible warship pulling in to the Bay of Glastonbury to save the day. It was us or The Beatles and they split up years ago. The previous soldiers got pulled from duty …

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Bruce Springsteen rocks out (and breaks curfew) at Glastonbury Festival (Setlist)

June 29, 2009 spidersex 0

Bruce Springsteen performed at the Glastonbury Festival this weekend and rocked out, going even 9 minutes beyond curfew resulting in a 3000 pound fine for the festival’s promoter Michael Eavis. It seemed as if it was well worth it as The Boss rocked out for nearly three hours and no one seemed to mind to staying late. Eavis said that he doesn’t mind paying the fine because “he last nine minutes were spectacular.” Check out the setlist from the show inside.

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U2 will have recession priced tickets (Bono also talks about Glastonbury)

February 27, 2009 drainu182 0

Bono was on BBC Radio 1 where he spoke about U2’s upcoming plans for a world tour. Because of the current state of the economy in the recession, Bono says that ticket prices will be lower for this tour. “We’re trying to work on some cheaper ticket prices because this is the recession. We’re also going to have some very expensive ticket prices, because rich people have feelings too.” Oh Bono, you’re soo funny. In regards to the set up …

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Bruce Springsteen will headline Glastonbury Festival

February 23, 2009 drainu182 0

It’s been confirmed that Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band will headline the Pyramid Stage Saturday June 27th at this year’s Glastonbury Festival. Michael Eavis, the show’s organizer said, said “I’m so pleased that Bruce Springsteen has agreed to come to Worthy Farm for the first time. He’s one of the all-time rock legends. I’m confident that this will be one of our best shows ever. He’s also a Barack Obama supporter, which makes two headliners in a …

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News and Rumors: Coachella, Reading Festival, Leeds Festival, Glastonbury Festival

January 13, 2009 drainu182 1

Well, let’s see what we know. Coachella is confirmed for April 17-19. Three day passes will most likely go onsale soon.

    Coachella Lineup

(via Brooklynvegan via LAist)
Confirmed Artists: the Airborne Toxic Event, the Bug, Buraka Som Sistema, Crystal Castles, Drop The Lime, Fleet Foxes, Flying Lotus, Girl Talk, the Hold Steady, the Killers, No Age, Noah and the Whale, Late of the Pier, Los Campesinos!, Peanut Butter Wolf, the Presets, Sébastien Tellier, Themselves, Tinariwen

Confirmed DJs: DJ …