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At Glastonbury a week and a half ago, Yoko Ono played a set with Yo La Tengo backing her, a big event for fans of way-out music. Ono is 81 years old and still capable of slashing through any noise…   Read Story »
To be clear: Dolly Parton won Glastonbury simply by showing up. The 68-year-old country music legend is not the type to show up at every festival every summer, but she blessed the UK's biggest one…   Read Story »
Metallica came under some fire before their headlining performance at Glastonbury after some festival fans tried to ban the band from appearing because of James Hetfield's views on big game hunting.…   Read Story »
Glastonbury, the world's biggest and wettest music festival, is going down this weekend and despite what M.I.A. claims the BBC has been broadcasting bits of all the performances from the legendary…   Read Story »
A 67-year-old woman has died of natural causes at Glastonbury Festival, the Guardian reports. The death may have been due to a preexisting medical condition, and police are not treating the death as…   Read Story »
UPDATE: Metallica has been revealed as a headliner, and the final lineup also includes Jonny Greenwood, St. Vincent, Haim, Yoko Ono, and the War On Drugs. The updated poster is…   Read Story »
In a tweet this morning, Arcade Fire revealed a week of European dates that includes a headlining spot at Glastonbury, the grandaddy of British music fests, on 6/27. Also on tap: Rome's Rock In Roma,…   Read Story »
Here's something I don't thing anyone much expected to see: Mumford & Sons, once again performing after bassist Ted Dwane's emergency surgery forced them to cancel their Bonnaroo headlining set,…   Read Story »
The Glastonbury Music Festival is happening this weekend in Pilton, UK. Haim played the fest, and also took the stage again later to sing with Primal Scream on "Rocks." Check it out below.   Read Story »
During her set at Glastonbury this weekend, Azealia Banks debuted a new single "ATM JAM." Pharrell wasn't there, but he is on the track, which you can hear below at 40:53.   Read Story »