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Rolling Stones, Arctic Monkeys and Mumford & Sons to Headline Glastonbury Festival

Rolling Stones, Arctic Monkeys and Mumford & Sons to Headline Glastonbury Festival -

So, it's official. They say there is no smoke without fire and yesterday the worst kept secret in music was officially revealed as the Rolling Stones were announced as headliners at this year's Glastonbury festival.

Mick Jagger, Ronnie Wood, Keith Richards and Charlie Watts were yesterday confirmed as headliners along with Arctic Monkeys and Mumford & Sons.

Veteran frontman Jagger even took to twitter to say,

"Can't wait to play Glastonbury. I have my wellies and my yurt!"

This year's Glastonbury festival will be streamed live for the first time with viewers able to watch different stages as they happen. The BBC will use digital technology to allow viewers to choose from simultaneous live streams from all the major stages.

Pyramid stage

Arctic Monkeys, the Rolling Stones, Mumford & Sons, Dizzee Rascal, Primal Scream, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Vampire Weekend, Elvis Costello, the Vaccines, Kenny Rogers, Ben Howard, Rita Ora, Rufus Wainwright, Jake Bugg, Professor Green, Laura Mvula, Billy Bragg, Rokia Traoré, First Aid Kit, Haim

Other stage

Portishead, Chase & Status, The xx, Foals, Example, The Smashing Pumpkins, Alt-J, Two Door Cinema Club, PiL, Tame Impala, Alabama Shakes, Editors, Azealia Banks, Of Monsters and Men, the Lumineers, Enter Shikari, I Am Kloot, The Hives, Amanda Palmer

West Holts stage

Chic featuring Nile Rogers, Public Enemy, The Weeknd, Seasick Steve, Major Lazer, Tom Tom Club, Maverick Sabre, Lianne Les Havas, Toro Y Moi, Ondatrópica, Sérgio Mendes, Dub Colossus, the Orb & Indigenous People, The Child of Lov, Alice Russell, Goat, Badbadnotgood, The Bombay Royale, Matthew E. White, Riot Jazz

The Park stage

Cat Power, The Horrors, Fuck Buttons, Django Django, Rodriguez, Dinosaur Jr, Calexico, Steve Mason, Palma Violets, Devendra Banhart, Michael Kiwanuka, Solange, King Krule, Stealing Sheep, Tim Burgess, Melody's Echo Chamber, Ed Harcourt, Half Moon Run, Josephine, Teleman

John Peel stage

Crystal Castles, Hurts, Phoenix, Bastille, Everything Everything, James Blake, Johnny Marr, The Courteeners, Jessie Ware, Tyler, The Creator, Frightened Rabbit, Miles Kane, Local Natives, The Strypes, Savages, Tom Odell, Peace, Daughter, Villagers, Toy, Jagwar Ma

Silver Hayes

Nas, Hot Natured, Disclosure, Rudimental, The Family Stone, Skream & Benga, Sub Focus, Charles Bradley, SBTRKT, Netsky, Dogblood, The Congos, The 2 Bears, Aluna George, Julio Bashmore, Wiley, TEED, Gold Panda, David Rodigan

Acoustic tent

Sinéad O'Connor, Stevie Winwood, Lucinda Williams, Glen Hansard, Bill Wyman's Rhythm Kings, Gabrielle Aplin, The Proclaimers, Martha Wainwright, Seth Lakeman, KT Tunstall, Gretchen Peters, Martin Stevenson & The Daintees

Avalon stage

Ben Caplan, Beverley Knight, Crowns, Evan Dando, Gary Clark Jr., JJ Grey & Mofro, Josh Doyle, Lucy Rose, Mad Dog Mcrea, Molotov Jukebox, Newton Faulkner, Oysterband, Penguin Café, Shooglenifty, Stornoway, The Destroyers, The Staves, The Urban Voodoo Machine, Vintage Trouble, Xavier Rudd




Issue #75

Peter Green / Ivar Bjørnson

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