Festival-goers will have to move early if they want to see performances by reggae royalty, indie rock lovers of the naughties and a controversial brass band on the weekends.
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Predictions of heavy rain, heavy alcohol and a long day of partying ahead may not be in favor of Glastonbury revelers starting early.
But the packed queues at this year’s festival meant that even some of the big names were forced to take to the stage before the blinded punters had even had time to say “smashed avocado brunch”. broken”.
Whether it’s reggae royalty or indie style buffs, there are plenty of names to sound the alarm – even if that silent disco doesn’t end until the sun rises.
Here’s a look at the lucky ticket holders who may have to purchase a takeaway breakfast to catch in their Worthy ranch sets this weekend.
11:30 a.m. kicks off for one of London’s best indie rock gigs on Friday that could be tailored to accommodate co-singer Pete Doherty’s new clean lifestyle.
The rocker has traded mugs for mugs since moving to France for a quieter life than during the passionate peak years of the band he accompanied Carl Barat.
If festival-goers want to experience the joy of hearing songs like Can’t Stand Me Now and Don’t Look Back Into The Sun, it’ll be an early hike through the campsites in time. Go to Another Stage to see The Libertines.
Always dreamed of singing the “Little Birds in a Somerset” chorus to Three Little Birds in a Somerset, conducted by Bob Marley’s son?
That will include an afternoon walk to the famed Pyramid Stage to pick up multi-Grammy Award-winning Ziggy Marley for his 12:15pm set on Friday.
Ziggy has enjoyed solo success in his own right, especially after his 2005 debut album Welcome To Jamrock, but he’s expected to pay a direct tribute to his father and mother. herself, Rita Marley, in this year’s Glastonbury appearance.
The Only Way Is Essex filming X Factor: The celebrity star excitedly announced to her friends last month that she had been cast to play Glasto.
But reality TV fans will have to buy bacon or veggie hot dogs to go if they want to see her open the Acoustic stage on Sunday.
The singer-songwriter – who has also appeared on Celebrity Masterchef and Celebrity Big Brother – will begin the process of the day at 12 midnight, which means an early start for those who want to see her perform the song. and other numbers from her musical career.
Rage Against The Machine doesn’t show in Glastonbury so Brass Against is the closest rock hit rock fans will go to if they want a piece of political rock rap.
Known for their performances of Killing In The Name – former UK Christmas number one – and Wake Up, the group also performed covers of System Of A Down and Tool, adding a large amount of tuba, trombone and trumpet to metal tunes.
Those wanting a piece of the action will need to be at the West Holts Stage at 1pm on Saturday.
But they may not want to get too close – lead singer Sophia Urista made headlines last year after inviting a gig attendee to take the stage to enjoy a “golden shower” during a performance. in Florida before continuing to volunteer.
Crowd Lunch Time
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The afternoon can still be painful for those who indulge in nursing from the night before.
But those who don’t want to miss out on some of the most touted acts will have to dine with them and head down the front for afternoon slots by modern soul group Gabriels, indie rocker Manchester Blossoms and alternative artist Mr. Skunk Anansie, all were successful the stage at around 2pm.
Even ’80s Australian favorites Crowded House has a boot spot, taking to the Pyramid Stage at 3:15 p.m. outfitted with numbers like Don’t Dream It’s Over and Weather With You.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/glastonbury-guide-catching-famous-acts-27298923 Guide to Glastonbury to catch famous acts before lunch as the festival lines up