Emily Eavis

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Female musicians defend Emily Eavis after row over Glastonbury gender split
Artists including Sharleen Spiteri of Texas back the festival’s co-organiser, who was criticised over booking all-male headliners

Josh Halliday

25, Jun, 2023 @10:00 AM

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Glastonbury 2023: festival officially begins amid torrential downpours
Wet weather forecast to ease by Friday, when there is doubt over whether headliners Arctic Monkeys will perform

Tobi Thomas

21, Jun, 2023 @2:22 PM

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Sunshine, secret sets and Elton’s sendoff: Glastonbury 2023 prepares to open gates
Crowds head to what could be a relatively low-key edition of the UK’s biggest festival following its long-awaited return and 50th anniversary last year

Laura Snapes

20, Jun, 2023 @7:00 PM

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Glastonbury’s all-male headliners: A failure that's sloppy, slapdash … and very off-brand | Barbara Ellen
In handing Arctic Monkeys, Guns N’ Roses and Elton John the prized slots, the festival has failed to live up to its own ideals

Barbara Ellen

05, Mar, 2023 @11:00 AM

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Arctic Monkeys, Guns N’ Roses, Elton John: all-male Glastonbury headliners a ‘pipeline’ problem, says Emily Eavis
‘We’re trying our best,’ says organiser as she unveils first 54 names on 2023 lineup and calls on music industry to develop headline-worthy female acts

Laura Snapes

03, Mar, 2023 @9:00 AM

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Elton John to perform his last ever UK show at Glastonbury 2023
Announcement comes weeks after singer’s final US show and will be his second appearance ever at a UK festival

Shaad D'Souza

02, Dec, 2022 @8:00 AM

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‘There is no safety net’: music festivals in UK raise ticket prices as costs soar
Organisers grapple with increasing financial challenges amid ongoing effects of Brexit and the pandemic

Safi Bugel

21, Oct, 2022 @5:45 PM

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Glastonbury 2023: Emily Eavis addresses concerns over £340 ticket price
Co-organiser Emily Eavis blamed the increase on the ‘enormous rises in the costs of running this vast show’ and the continuing fallout from the pandemic

Laura Snapes

18, Oct, 2022 @9:23 AM

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‘It’s everyone coming back together’: why 200,000 of us couldn’t wait to get back to Glastonbury
The festival’s return has filled a gaping hole in the British calendar. We soak up the atmosphere with the help of Jarvis Cocker, Self Esteem and Shaz from Shepton Mallet

Laura Barton

27, Jun, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Paul McCartney and Kendrick Lamar to headline resurgent Glastonbury
As the festival returns from Covid-enforced hiatus, over half of the acts announced so far feature women

Nadeem Badshah and Laura Snapes

04, Mar, 2022 @8:30 AM

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UK musicians back call to end harassment of women at live gigs
Exclusive: Safe Spaces Now initiative launched as data reveals 40% of women under 40 have been sexually harassed at music event

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

13, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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How to avoid the summer of sport: Britain’s cultural highlights
Key figures share their top cultural tips for those seeking to escape wall-to-wall coverage

Libby Brooks, Maya Wolfe-Robinson, Sarah Marsh and Sasha Mistlin

15, Jun, 2021 @1:20 PM

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