Green Man

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Green Man festival review: Self Esteem crowns success, Julie Byrne triumphs and Devo rock the muck
After 21 years, this celebration of musical eclecticism and reverence in nature earns its devoted fanbase once again

Malcolm Jack

21, Aug, 2023 @2:47 PM

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Festivals now feel like a cross between a spa and a gastropub – what about the music?
With fancy food, political talks and curated experiences becoming the norm, music – and working class fans – could become an afterthought. It’s time to go back to basics

Daniel Dylan Wray

06, Jun, 2023 @9:49 AM

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Dawn of the new pagans: ‘Everybody’s welcome – as long as you keep your clothes on!’
From the Green Man on King Charles’s coronation invitation to celebrations selling out across the UK, more and more people identify as pagan, or at least pagan-curious. What lies behind its growing appeal?

Emma Beddington

27, Apr, 2023 @9:00 AM

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Green Man festival review – the absurd, the wonderful and the otherworldly
From the magisterial glam rock of Yves Tumor to the comedy surf-pop of Melin Melyn, Green Man froths with positivity and subversion

Sophie Walker

22, Aug, 2022 @2:28 PM

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Green Man festival expansion raises concerns over protected habitats
Welsh government under pressure over £4.25m purchase of land for Green Man to use as base for expansion

Sandra Laville

22, Jul, 2022 @10:06 AM

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Green Man festival review – magical return for this psychedelic carnival
Mogwai, Nadine Shah, Fontaines DC and more mesmerise in the festival’s overwhelming, glorious comeback

Malcolm Jack

23, Aug, 2021 @2:59 PM

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Green Man festival ploughs ahead as slew of events across UK are cancelled
Boom Village in England and Party at the Palace in Scotland abandon plans, with uncertainty pervading the live music industry

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

16, Jul, 2021 @1:21 PM

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'A one-man mosh pit': Big Jeff on the art of surviving lockdown
Famed Bristol music fan Jeff Johns is staging a virtual exhibition of his paintings inspired by his love of live shows

Jessica Wrigglesworth

18, Feb, 2021 @11:24 AM

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Music festivals plan for phased return in 2021 after Covid wipeout
In the UK and across Europe flexibility key as organisers put safety precautions in place

Lanre Bakare Arts and culture correspondent

04, Oct, 2020 @1:48 PM

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Green Man festival review – mesmerising and otherworldly
Shaking off its folky roots, artists such as Four Tet, Yo La Tengo and Father John Misty transform the Black mountains into a mega-party

Sophie Williams

19, Aug, 2019 @3:18 PM

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Tents, toilets, transport: eco-friendly festivals tackle the unholy trinity
Event organisers have already gone to war on plastic bottles and diesel generators, with the full support of music fans

Nosheen Iqbal

23, Jun, 2019 @6:00 AM

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The UK’s 10 best music festivals
Whether you go full on feral at Glastonbury or chomp on churros at a one-day dad-fest, there’s a festival for you

Leonie Cooper

04, May, 2019 @5:59 AM

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