Home Festivals Glastonbury 2017 Tony Christie confirms himself for Glastonbury Picture shows:Tony Christie kicks off the BBC Electric Proms 2008 in Liverpool on a ferry crossing the Mersey By News Reporter Mar 30, 2009 The old-timer will play this year's festival Tony Christie is the latest musician to confirm himself as playing this year’s Glastonbury. The singer, 65, announced he is to play the Somerset festival in a post on his website. He will play the Pyramid Stage. Other confirmed acts playing Glastonbury this year include Blur, Neil Young, Bruce Springsteen, Franz Ferdinand and Fleet Foxes. Glastonbury takes place from June 24-28.