Glastonbury 2022 reside updates: Lineup, secret set rumours and newest climate record

Glastonbury: ‘The most productive position on earth’ returns after hiatus

Glastonbury Pageant 2022 is underway, with tune lovers from world wide flocking to Worthy Farm in Somerset, England.

After Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis opened the gates on Wednesday 22 June, revellers had been putting in place their tents forward of the reside tune units starting on Friday.

This yr’s competition is being headlined by means of Gen-Z pop megastar Billie Eilish, Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney and US rapper Kendrick Lamar, with Diana Ross taking at the conventional Legends Slot.

Mercury Prize-winning rock band Wolf Alice are booked to accomplish at the Pyramid Level on Friday at 4.45pm, however lovers are anxious after the gang tweeted about their struggles attending to the United Kingdom.

The crowd had completed acting in LA and have been because of fly again lately (Thursday 23 June). Alternatively, they tweeted within the early hours of the morning that their flight were cancelled, amid ongoing shuttle chaos at UK airports.

The Impartial has contacted the band’s representatives for remark.

In the meantime, the Met Administrative center is forecasting thunderstorms that would probably hit festivalgoers lately (23 June).


The way to watch the BBC’s reside competition protection this yr

Reside units from Worthy Farm might be broadcast on BBC iPlayer and BBC Sounds during the Glastonbury competition, which runs from Wednesday 22 – Sunday 26 June.

Protection might be dropped at audiences by means of presenters reminiscent of Cerys Matthews, Clara Amfo, Dermot O’Leary, Jo Whiley, Lauren Laverne, Vick Hope and Zoe Ball.

In finding out extra about how you’ll be able to catch headliner performances by means of Billie Eilish, Sir Paul McCartney, Diana Ross, and Kendrick Lamar:

Maanya Sachdeva24 June 2022 06:30


Bastille frontman thank you lovers after ‘insane’ set with Ol’ Grimy Brasstards

Bastille frontman Dan Smith thanked lovers after the “Pompeii” hitmakers’s “insane” efficiency on the Williams’s Inexperienced degree on Thursday.

Sharing a photograph along with his bandmates, Smith wrote on Twitter: “That was once insane. Thank you SO MUCH to everybody who got here alongside.”

Bastille was once accompanied by means of 10-piece brass band Ol’ Grimy Brasstards, prompting Smith’s opener: “This night we’re Brasstille and the Brasstards…or one thing.”

Singer-songwriter and guitarist Charlie Barnes, who’s lately traveling with Bastille, additionally tweeted concerning the display, writing: “Hahahahaha performed Glastonbury with a load of my brass pals hahahahahahahaha have a pleasing weekend everybody.”

Maanya Sachdeva24 June 2022 06:00


‘Did you are making it?’: Wolf Alice lovers react to band’s shuttle replace amid fears of cancelled set

Wolf Alice lovers are maintaining their “arms crossed” that the band could make it to Glastonbury after a flight cancellation forward in their scheduled efficiency left them stranded in america.

“Has any person were given a non-public jet in LA?” the band tweeted overdue on Wednesday (22 June), explaining, “Our flight’s been cancelled and we wish to get to Glastonbury, now not joking.”

On Thursday, the gang tweeted that they have been flying out to Seattle, from Los Angeles, ahead of getting on an immediate flight to London in time, confidently, for his or her set.

“Did you are making it?” one fan commented beneath their submit on Twitter, with every other writing: “Palms crossed you lot, can’t wait to look you at Glasto.”

Maanya Sachdeva24 June 2022 05:30


Bastille lovers react to band’s ‘not-so-secret’ set: ‘I am a little emotional’

Bastille lovers have been delighted to look at the band play a “not-so-secret” set on the William’s Inexperienced degree Thursday, accompanied by means of 10-piece brass band Ol’ Grimy Brasstards.

“This night we’re Brasstille and the Brasstards…or one thing,” band frontman Dan Smith joked, as lovers reportedly chanted the chorus in their 2013 hit “Pompeii” whilst looking ahead to the set to start.

Their set adopted competition founder Michael Eavis’s covers efficiency, with Smith telling the group: “I will be able to’t consider we get to play after Michael Eavis, what the f***.”

Bastille’s set record for his or her 6th efficiency at Glastonbury incorporated hits reminiscent of “Issues We Misplaced In The Fireplace”, “Survivin’” from their 2020 EP Goosebumps, “Close Off The Lighting fixtures” and, after all, “Pompeii” proper on the finish.

After observing their efficiency, one fan tweeted: “Since 2012, I’ve by no means long gone greater than 1.5 years with out seeing Bastille, [but] as a result of Covid, I didn’t see them for nearly 3 years till lately at glasto. I’m a little emotional atm, thanks @bastille.”

“I don’t care about Bastille, simplest Brasstille,” every other joked.

Maanya Sachdeva24 June 2022 05:00


Glastonbury crowd chant ‘we like you Michael, we do’ to competition founder

The gang at Glastonbury chanted “We adore you Michael we do” across the Williams Inexperienced degree as competition founder Michael Eavis performed along with his band to a packed target market on Thursday.

The 86-year-old carried out renditions of hits such because the Elvis hit “At all times On My Thoughts” and Frank Sinatra’s “My Manner”.

Eavis thanked the group and left the degree to large applause ahead of leaving in his “trademark pink” Land Rover, and extra cheers rang out as he handed festival-goers at the highway outdoor the venue.

Maanya Sachdeva24 June 2022 04:30


‘We’re a circle of relatives’: Death Glastonbury fan to shuttle to competition by means of helicopter

A terminally in poor health Glastonbury fan has been granted his loss of life want – to make it to the competition one final time.

Nigel Stonehouse, 58, from Hartlepool, will shuttle to Worthy Farm by means of helicopter after a GoFundMe marketing campaign raised over £18,000 to fund the adventure. This might be his nineteenth time on the Somerset tune competition.

When requested why it’s so essential to Stonehouse to visit Glastonbury, he spoke back: “It’s at all times essential to visit Glastonbury – we’re a circle of relatives.”

Stonehouse, who’s affected by kidney most cancers, first attended the competition in 1986.

Maanya Sachdeva24 June 2022 04:00


Louis Tomlinson noticed at Worthy Farm amid rumours of secret Harry Kinds set

One Route lovers have been extremely joyful over the opportunity of a mini band reunion at Worthy Farm, after Louis Tomlinson was once noticed at Glastonbury amid rumours of a secret Harry Kinds set.

Kinds and Tomlinson have been a part of “the web’s first boyband” One Route, alongwith Niall Horan, Liam Payne, and Zayn Malik. The crowd went on prolonged hiatus in 2015, following Malik’s departure.

Kinds is rumoured to accomplish along Glastonbury’s youngest-ever headliner Billie Eilish at the Pyramid Level Friday night time (24 June).

Recently on his “Love On Excursion” to advertise his 2019 album Superb Line, the “As It Used to be” singer nonetheless has nearly all of the weekend loose in between excursion dates.

In the meantime, Tomlinson, 30, was once noticed on the Somerset venue, in a brief fan video posted on-line. He was once wearing a unfastened, white T-shirt and shorts.

Maanya Sachdeva24 June 2022 03:30


And the primary degree dive of the weekend is going to…

Maanya Sachdeva24 June 2022 03:00


Right here’s a have a look at a few of the name of the game headliners set to seem on the competition…

Louis Chilton24 June 2022 02:30


The massive acts may now not get going til the following day, however there’s nonetheless stuff occurring in Worthy Farm.

Louis Chilton24 June 2022 02:00

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