Britain Glastonbury Festival
Paul Simon makes his first ever Glastonbury festival appearance in the regular Sunday afternoon ‘legends’ slot on the Pyramid Stage, telling the crowd: “It’s great to finally make it to Glastonbury.”
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If you missed it, you can watch part of the Kaiser Chiefs’ set over on bbc.co.uk.
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“Basically, this whole site is grazing ground for the rest of the year, and I’ve decided not to buy any food that comes from this farm,” singer Theo Hutchcraft told NME. “Think about it, the cows are going to be eating grass that’s growing in human shit. I’ve thought about this long-term and my advice is: enjoy the festival, don’t eat food that comes from the farm.”
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play Glastonbury 2011.
Bombay Bicycle Club’s frontman Jack Steadman battles through a fainting scare to lead his band through their Glastonbury festival set on the Other Stage. After, he told NME: “I’ve never felt any of those feelings before in my life. I thought, ‘You’re only going to do this once so you may as well faint and rock out and try as hard as you can.'”
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