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Exploring the intersection between art, music, theatre and politics, Block9 welcomed the triumphant return of its Genosys stage after a five-year hiatus at Glastonbury Festival this year, alongside IICON, NYC Downlow and The Meat Rack. This year saw the team push its already distinct sonic and visual identity to new heights, creating an unparalleled assault on the senses for electronic music lovers

Glastonbury Festival returned last weekend from 26th-30th June, with over 200,000 people descending on Worthy Farm near Pilton in Somerset. While the festival's main stages...

Justice at Glastonbury

Also check out our backstage interview with Justice at the festival

The BBC have uploaded more sets from the 2024 Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts, which took place on 26th – 30th June at Somerset's...

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The last time Glastonbury had an official fallow year was in 2018

Glastonbury is set to take a fallow year in 2026. Festival organiser Emily Eavis confirmed the news in an interview with the Sun while also...

Ros Atkins

The theme tune has been given a high-octane remix by former BBC Radio 1Xtra presenter Crissy Criss 

The BBC News theme has been given a drum & bass remix, produced especially for journalist Ros Atkins's recent Glastonbury set. Originally composed by David...

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Full sets are available to watch on BBC iPlayer now

The 2024 Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts took place over the weekend with headline performances from SZA, Coldplay, Shania Twain, and more. Over 2,000...

Human Traffic 25th Anniversary Glastonbury

The iconic British club culture movie will be honoured for its quarter centenary 

Human Traffic will be celebrated with two separate happenings at Glastonbury this weekend to mark the film's 25th anniversary. The landmark UK club culture movie...

Compare Glastonbury site size to anywhere in the world with interactive map

Somerset paramotoring company Launch-It has also shared aerial shots of the prepared Worthy Farm camp grounds in anticipation of the annual festival beginning this week

You can now measure up how big the Glastonbury festival and camp site is against your neighbourhood with this interactive map. Manchester-based programmer Geoffrey Prytherch...

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Will the weather hold out for this year’s Worthy Farm festivities?

Glastonbury punters are being urged to pack their wellies and a bottle of sun cream as the Met Office has predicted mixed weather throughout the...

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She's also revealed that the festival almost came to a permanent end in the '90s

Glastonbury is likely take a year off in 2026, Emily Eavis has revealed in a new interview for Annie Mac and Nick Grimshaw's Sidetracked podcast...

Nia Archives is throwing a rave on a train to Glastonbury Festival

"Never thought I’d be DJing in a carriage, but am sooo excited to start the party with ravers on the Uber train"

Nia Archives will be performing on a train on the way to Glastonbury Festival later this month. The UK junglist, who will also be performing...

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Let the planning commence!

Glastonbury Festival has announced its full 2024 line-up including details of stage times. The festival will return to Worthy Farm on the weekend of 28th...

Sports Banger Shangri La Opening Ceremony DJ Competition Glastonbury

The successful selector will share the bill with Ewan McVicar, Denham Audio, Hannah Holland, Chunky, Klose One, Tasha and more

Sports Banger has launched a DJ competition open to key workers, who can win a set at Glastonbury. Nurses, teachers, young carers, junior doctors, food...

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Honey Dijon, SYREETA, Eliza Rose, Ahadadream and more are set to perform on the Genosys stage

Glastonbury’s Block9 has announced the line-up for this year’s festival, including the return of its Genosys stage for the first time since 2019. Back after...

Arcadia repurposes Royal Navy helicopter for new Glastonbury arena

Joy Orbison, Shygirl, Eric Prydz and more will play the area at next month's festival

Arcadia has shared details of its stage at this year's Glastonbury festival. Dubbed The Dragonfly, the new arena will be adapted from a former Royal...

BBC newsreader Ros Atkins to DJ at Glastonbury

“It’s frankly incomprehensible that I’m tweeting this – but here’s the line-up for Stonebridge at Glastonbury and, to my great excitement and astonishment, I’m on it"

BBC newsreader Ros Atkins will DJ at this year's Glastonbury. Atkins is scheduled to play on the Stonebridge stage in the Park area alongside Bradley...

Glastonbury's Silver Hayes dance music area announces 2024 line-up

It will feature a new space, Assembly, which replaces the former WOW stage

Glastonbury's electronic music-focused area Silver Hayes has revealed its music programme for 2024. More than 150 acts are set to play across four stages over...

Photo of the Shangri-La area at Glastonbury 2023

The new Arrivals area will be built and presented by an entirely South Asian team

Glastonbury’s Shangri-La has announced its full 2024 line-up, featuring the festival’s first-ever dedicated South Asian space, Arrivals. The new area will be programmed, designed and...

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Registration is required to be in with a chance of getting tickets next week

Resale tickets for this year's Glastonbury will be "very limited," according to Emily Eavis. With general sale tickets selling out within an hour of going...

Glastonbury line-up 2024: Faithless, Orbital, Honey Dijon, Eliza Rose, many more announced

Hundreds of electronic acts and DJs will join headliners including Coldplay, Dua Lipa and SZA

Glastonbury has announced its line-up for 2024. The beloved performing arts festival will run from Wednesday 26th to Sunday 30th June. A variety of high-profile...

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Production areas and generators will be powered by fossil fuel-free sources 

Glastonbury Festival is set to run entirely on renewable energy for its upcoming 2023 edition. "We’re very pleased to report that all of Glastonbury 2023’s...