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Wireless Festival organisers to meet with London council following gatecrashing incident

Wireless Festival organisers to meet with London council following gatecrashing incident

Video footage shows people rushing into the festival, several tripping in the commotion and one being tackled by security staff

  • Jul 6, 2015
Kasabian's Serge on Kanye West Glastonbury set: 'I was really excited but lost interest by the end'

Kasabian's Serge on Kanye West Glastonbury set: 'I was really excited but lost interest by the end'

The rapper headlined the Worthy Farm event last month

  • Jul 6, 2015
Noel Gallagher on Kanye West at Glastonbury: 'For half an hour, it was as fucking good as it gets'

Noel Gallagher on Kanye West at Glastonbury: 'For half an hour, it was as fucking good as it gets'

Gallagher admits that he lost interest in Pyramid Stage slot after 45 minutes

  • Jul 6, 2015
Nicki Minaj misses Wireless Festival set after arriving two hours late due to 'travel issues'

Nicki Minaj misses Wireless Festival set after arriving two hours late due to 'travel issues'

The rapper/singer only performed for 30 minutes with David Guetta at the north London festival

  • Jul 6, 2015
Kasabian stage invade Disclosure's set at Poland's Open'er Festival - watch

Kasabian stage invade Disclosure's set at Poland's Open'er Festival - watch

The band also covered Fatboy Slim and The Doors at the festival in Gdynia

  • Jul 5, 2015
Gatecrashers stampede into London's Wireless Festival as fan opens gate to public - watch

Gatecrashers stampede into London's Wireless Festival as fan opens gate to public - watch

The festival runs at Finsbury Park, north London this weekend

  • Jul 5, 2015
The Vaccines join Mumford & Sons onstage during Day 3 of Poland's Open'er Festival

The Vaccines join Mumford & Sons onstage during Day 3 of Poland's Open'er Festival

Third day of polish festival also brought performances from D'Angelo, Of Monsters & Men and The Prodigy

  • Jul 4, 2015
Peter Doherty declares 'The Libertines are back at their best' during Open'er Festival headline set

Peter Doherty declares 'The Libertines are back at their best' during Open'er Festival headline set

Band joined Major Lazer, Enter Shikari and Eagles of Death Metal on second day of Polish festival

  • Jul 4, 2015
Drake brings out Skepta to perform 'Shutdown' at Wireless Festival – watch

Drake brings out Skepta to perform 'Shutdown' at Wireless Festival – watch

Headline set saw rapper perform in front of a Union Jack flag and deliver hit heavy performance

  • Jul 4, 2015
Keane frontman Tom Chaplin posts new track to celebrate gay marriage rights in the US - listen

Keane frontman Tom Chaplin posts new track to celebrate gay marriage rights in the US - listen

Singer also says 'Love Wins' was inspired by a fan

  • Jul 3, 2015
Drake battles illness to headline first day of Poland's Open'er Festival

Drake battles illness to headline first day of Poland's Open'er Festival

A$AP Rocky, Alt-J and Father John Misty also performed at first day of festival

  • Jul 2, 2015
BBC say 'clear warning notices were given' following complaints over Kanye West Glastonbury coverage

BBC say 'clear warning notices were given' following complaints over Kanye West Glastonbury coverage

44 people filed official complaints during live broadcast on Saturday night of the festival

  • Jul 1, 2015
Lily Allen burns 'Fuck off Kanye' flag at Glastonbury in defence of rapper - watch

Lily Allen burns 'Fuck off Kanye' flag at Glastonbury in defence of rapper - watch

Singer says she was keeping the 'peezus' at the festival

  • Jul 1, 2015
Lionel Richie hails Glastonbury audience and says he saw a nude doll of himself in festival crowd

Lionel Richie hails Glastonbury audience and says he saw a nude doll of himself in festival crowd

The legendary singer drew the biggest crowd of the entire festival on Sunday (June 28)

  • Jun 30, 2015
NME Glastonbury Festival 2015 souvenir photo special out now

NME Glastonbury Festival 2015 souvenir photo special out now

The special-edition issue features 100 pages of incredible photos from this year's festival

  • Jun 30, 2015
Oasis top NME readers poll of dream Glastonbury 2016 headliners

Oasis top NME readers poll of dream Glastonbury 2016 headliners

Muse, Foo Fighters, David Bowie and Fleetwood Mac also on fan wishlist

  • Jun 30, 2015
The Courteeners' Liam Fray: 'I'm sure Foo Fighters will get to headline Glastonbury next year'

The Courteeners' Liam Fray: 'I'm sure Foo Fighters will get to headline Glastonbury next year'

Band also say they'd 'rather play to 25,000 who love us than playing to 100,000 looking bemused because they only know one song'

  • Jun 30, 2015
Wolf Alice cover Scissor Sisters' 'Take Your Mama' during Glastonbury live session - watch

Wolf Alice cover Scissor Sisters' 'Take Your Mama' during Glastonbury live session - watch

Swim Deep's Austin Williams joins the band on piano

  • Jun 29, 2015
The Vaccines' Justin Young: 'Florence should have been headlining Glastonbury in the first place'

The Vaccines' Justin Young: 'Florence should have been headlining Glastonbury in the first place'

Band say they could be ready to headline Glasto after one more album

  • Jun 29, 2015
Lee Nelson says he invaded 'plonker' Kanye West's Glastonbury performance to 'help him out'

Lee Nelson says he invaded 'plonker' Kanye West's Glastonbury performance to 'help him out'

Comedy character ran onstage in a "Lee-zus" T-shirt during festival appearance

  • Jun 29, 2015

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