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Pearl Jam thank local authorities for letting in band member without passport at Open'er Festival

Pearl Jam thank local authorities for letting in band member without passport at Open'er Festival

Elsewhere, Afghan Whigs played 'Across 110th Street' in honour of the late Bobby Womack

  • Jul 4, 2014
Camden Crawl organisers issue full statement following liquidation, blaming poor ticket sales

Camden Crawl organisers issue full statement following liquidation, blaming poor ticket sales

'Total debts substantially exceed the value of the assets of the Company', they say

  • Jul 4, 2014
La Roux, Jenny Lewis added to Bestival line-up

La Roux, Jenny Lewis added to Bestival line-up

The festival takes place on the Isle of Wight from September 4-7

  • Jul 3, 2014
The Black Keys say Open'er has 'ten times the energy' of Glastonbury as they play Polish festival

The Black Keys say Open'er has 'ten times the energy' of Glastonbury as they play Polish festival

The first day of the event also saw performances from Metronomy, Interpol and Haim

  • Jul 3, 2014
Drake cancellation leads to last-minute Wireless Festivals line-up shake up

Drake cancellation leads to last-minute Wireless Festivals line-up shake up

Rapper will be replaced by Kanye West and Rudimental in London and Birmingham

  • Jul 3, 2014
Oasis top NME readers poll of dream Glastonbury 2015 headliners

Oasis top NME readers poll of dream Glastonbury 2015 headliners

David Bowie, Foo Fighters, Muse and Fleetwood Mac also on fan wish-list

  • Jul 2, 2014
Dolly Parton crowd 'biggest ever' claims Glastonbury's Emily Eavis

Dolly Parton crowd 'biggest ever' claims Glastonbury's Emily Eavis

Organiser hails Sunday afternoon appearance from US country singer

  • Jul 1, 2014
Metronomy's Joe Mount criticises government's arts cuts – watch

Metronomy's Joe Mount criticises government's arts cuts – watch

Frontman also speaks about grant his band received as part of the Music Export Growth Scheme

  • Jul 1, 2014
Foster The People reveal they're working with Amber Coffman on new material – watch

Foster The People reveal they're working with Amber Coffman on new material – watch

Dirty Projectors member among "revolving door" of musicians working with US band

  • Jun 30, 2014
Royal Blood tease special guest for debut album – watch

Royal Blood tease special guest for debut album – watch

Duo suggest Sting will make guest appearance on new record

  • Jun 30, 2014
Jake Bugg saddened by changes to Official Singles Chart – watch

Jake Bugg saddened by changes to Official Singles Chart – watch

Digital streams now count towards Official Singles Chart

  • Jun 30, 2014
Angel Haze vows to ditch rap, says new album will be singing only – watch

Angel Haze vows to ditch rap, says new album will be singing only – watch

US star cites Amy Winehouse and Adele as influences on her new music

  • Jun 30, 2014
Reading Festival weekend tickets sell out

Reading Festival weekend tickets sell out

Weekend tickets for Leeds Festival are still available

  • Jun 30, 2014
Sunday at Glastonbury 2014 – as it happened

Sunday at Glastonbury 2014 – as it happened

Kasabian, The Black Keys, Disclosure and Dolly Parton closed this year's festival at Worthy Farm

  • Jun 29, 2014
Metallica: 'We'd love to come back and headline Glastonbury again'

Metallica: 'We'd love to come back and headline Glastonbury again'

Organiser Michael Eavis says US rockers played 'like their lives depended on it'

  • Jun 29, 2014
Michael Eavis: 'Electrical storm wouldn't have closed Pyramid Stage in the past'

Michael Eavis: 'Electrical storm wouldn't have closed Pyramid Stage in the past'

Eavis reveals that this year's mud cost the festival half a million pounds

  • Jun 29, 2014
Three headliners for next year's Glastonbury already booked, says Michael Eavis

Three headliners for next year's Glastonbury already booked, says Michael Eavis

Eavis teases that one is an act with a British singer and non-British band

  • Jun 29, 2014
Metallica bring flag-waving battalion of fans to represent 'heavy music' in Glastonbury debut

Metallica bring flag-waving battalion of fans to represent 'heavy music' in Glastonbury debut

Band released black beachballs into crowd at climax of headline set

  • Jun 29, 2014
Jake Bugg concludes Saturday action with headline set on Glastonbury's Other Stage

Jake Bugg concludes Saturday action with headline set on Glastonbury's Other Stage

Singer-songwriter tops the bill on second day of festival

  • Jun 29, 2014
Woman airlifted from Glastonbury with spinal injury

Woman airlifted from Glastonbury with spinal injury

Unnamed woman flown to Southmead Hospital in Bristol

  • Jun 28, 2014
 
 
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