Posts tagged "glastonbury"

Noel Gallagher Says He Liked the First 30 Minutes of Kanye West’s Glastonbury Set, Then Got Bored

Noel Gallagher is famously not a huge fan of hip-hop acts performing at Glastonbury. In 2008 the former Oasis member criticized Jay Z’s headlining slot,…
James Grebey / July 6, 2015

Lily Allen Burns a ‘F—k Off Kanye’ Flag Off-Stage at Glastonbury

Lily Allen has admitted to burning an anti-Kanye West flag at Glastonbury Festival, NME reports. The singer was reportedly at the fest (but didn’t perform), where…
Rachel Brodsky / July 1, 2015

Patti Smith Got the Glastonbury Crowd to Sing ‘Happy Birthday’ to the Dalai Lama

The term “special guest” gets thrown around a lot at concerts these days, but Patti Smith brought out a truly special guest at the Glastonbury…
James Grebey / June 28, 2015

Kanye West Covered Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ at Glastonbury

Kanye West’s controversial Glastonbury performance was, thankfully, not canceled despite a massive petition urging organizers to do just, and ‘Ye put on quite the show…
James Grebey / June 28, 2015

Comedian Crashes Kanye West’s Glastonbury Performance

Update: The crasher was comedian Lee Nelson, who maybe wasn’t so much of a fan.  Some people were saying Kanye shouldn’t headline Glastonbury so I thought I’d…
James Grebey / June 27, 2015

The Libertines Perform a Rare Cut and New Song at Surprise Glastonbury Show

When the Foo Fighters had to pull out of Glastonbury after Dave Grohl broke his leg, it caused a ripple effect in the lineup. Florence…
James Grebey / June 27, 2015

Watch Florence + the Machine Cover the Foo Fighters at Glastonbury

All 147 Foo Fighters Songs, Ranked MORE >>…
James Grebey / June 27, 2015

Foo Fighters Have Canceled All Remaining European Tour Dates

UPDATE: Foo Fighters have now cancelled all of their remaining European tour dates, including their Glastonbury stop. A press release says that “after undergoing surgery …
Colin Joyce / June 16, 2015

Dave Grohl Says Kanye West Could ‘Have 100K People Bottle Him on [Glastonbury] Stage’

Remember a couple of months ago, when a group of 60,000 angry Glastonbury fans petitioned to have Kanye West removed as the U.K. festival’s headliner? Those…
Brennan Carley / June 12, 2015

Glastonbury Organizer Receives Death Threats Over Kanye West Booking

Glastonbury fans have had a contentious history with the rap acts that play the festival, but some seem especially unhappy about this year’s headliner Kanye…
Colin Joyce / May 29, 2015
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