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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Glastonbury

June 2023
Lana Del Rey announces Dublin gig next Friday with tickets on sale tomorrow
Del Rey surprised her Irish fans today with the news that tickets would go on sale tomorrow at 9am, with prices starting from €69.70.
Electric Picnic headliner Lewis Capaldi to 'take break from touring for foreseeable future'
Capaldi was due to headline Electric Picnic on 2 September.
'An emotional night': Elton John brings hits, special guests and fireworks to Glastonbury show
The show was billed as his final UK gig before he retires from touring – but he also left the door open to future outings.
Man in 40s dies at Glastonbury Festival after ‘medical incident’ at 4am
The man’s death is not being treated as suspicious, police said.
Glastonbury’s crowd carries Lewis Capaldi through voice issues
The Scottish singer treated the crowd of adoring fans to a host of hit tracks from his two chart-topping albums
Poll: Do you like Elton John's music?
Elton John will bring this year’s Glastonbury Festival to a close with a performance billed as his final UK gig.
Elton John to close Glastonbury 2023 with show billed as his final UK performance
After touring the globe on his marathon Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour, Elton said Glastonbury would be a ‘fitting way’ to say goodbye to his British fans.
Poll: Will you watch any of this year's Glastonbury Festival?
Arctic Monkeys headlined the opening night, after cancelling a Marlay Park gig mid-week.
Arctic Monkeys smash Glastonbury set despite Alex Turner voice concerns after cancelled Dublin gig
Earlier this week the band announced Turner had acute laryngitis, which forced them to cancel their show in Marlay Park on Wednesday.
Foo Fighters dedicate last song of surprise Glastonbury set to late Taylor Hawkins
The US rock band stormed through a number of hit songs during an hour-long performance this evening.
Arctic Monkeys expected to play Glastonbury today as lead singer recovers from laryngitis
If Arctic Monkeys do make it on stage this evening, it will be the band’s third time headlining the iconic festival, having done so in 2008 and 2013.
This year
Arctic Monkeys and Guns N'Roses to headline Glastonbury along with Elton John
The announcement means that none of the three top-billed closing acts are women.
Last year
Elton John to headline Glastonbury 2023 as part of last ever tour
The singer has been travelling the globe on his marathon Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour over the past couple of years.
Glastonbury clean-up begins following Kendrick Lamar’s powerful closing set
The special 50th year of the event in Somerset featured a number of history-making performances.
All time
Glastonbury 2022 announces history-making headline act
Next year’s festival will take place in June.
Dangerous levels of drugs found in river running through Glastonbury Festival, researchers find
Levels of MDMA and cocaine in the water were so high it could be harming wildlife further downstream, the study found.
The Glastonbury Festival has been cancelled for the second year in a row
Organisers Michael and Emily Eavis said they were “so sorry” to have to cancel the event.
Quiz: How much do you know about the Glastonbury Festival?
From headliners to headbangers.
The Glastonbury Festival has been cancelled due to coronavirus concerns
The iconic festival was set to celebrate its 50th anniversary.
Band dropped from Glastonbury line-up over song called 'Kill Tory Scum (Before They Kill You)'
Punk band Killdren said that the song was written as a satirical form of protest, and was not meant to be taken literally.
Here's why it's not ok to slag Ed Sheeran for quitting social media
Keep your ginger busker jeers to yourself.
Opinion: '"Oh Jeremy Corbyn" might be the summer political anthem of 2017'
But don’t expect the Corbyn hysteria to last when Britain becomes poorer, writes Simon Foy.
A woman's joke about Barry Gibb's setlist at Glastonbury caused chaos on Twitter today
This woman has the patience of a saint.
18 tweets that sum up the reaction to Ed Sheeran's Glastonbury set last night
One man,a guitar and hundreds of thousands singing back at him.
Liam Gallagher produced a spine-tingling moment with Don't Look Back In Anger at Glastonbury last night
It was dedicated to the victims of Manchester and London.
Jeremy Corbyn pulled pints at Glastonbury before making an epic speech on the Pyramid Stage
This was… surreal.
13 pictures of bands at Glastonbury 2007 that'll take you right back
It was the year of Kate and Pete… and the Kaiser Chiefs.
Johnny Depp: 'When was the last time an actor assassinated a president?'
The Secret Service is “aware” of Depp’s comments, according to US media.
A young Cavan singer was on BBC's Glastonbury coverage and blew everyone away
Remember the name: Áine Cahill.
Gwyneth Paltrow filmed her kids on stage singing with Coldplay and it was adorable
Typical mam.
Listen to a 150,000-strong Glastonbury crowd sing Someone Like You with Adele
Some legend has brought a Marty Morrissey flag to Glastonbury
Marty Morrissey in space, to be exact. We wouldn’t expect anything less.
Some legend has brought a Marty Morrissey flag to Glastonbury
Marty Morrissey in space, to be exact. We wouldn’t expect anything less.
Mud, traffic jams, queues and more mud: Glastonbury is no craic so far
Some clever people brought wheelie bins and airport trolleys to transport their gear.
The 8 devastating stages of failing to get Glastonbury tickets
Don’t mention the war.
Glastonbury's left-behind wellies are being donated to the migrants in Calais
“The migrants in Calais are living in desperate conditions and we’re very pleased to be able to help support their basic humanitarian needs.”
That ‘best photo from Glastonbury’ isn’t from Glastonbury at all
The photo is from a festival in San Francisco.
Here's why you should think twice before sharing that Kim Kardashian sex tape flag
The flag features a screenshot from Kardashian’s sex tape and was waved at Glastonbury last night.
11 talking points from Kanye's performance at Glastonbury
Well, he gave us something to talk about anyway.
Florence + The Machine covered Foo Fighters at Glastonbury, and gave everyone the feels
Florence Welch dedicated the song to Dave Grohl.