Online petition to stop Metallica headlining Glastonbury reaches almost 25,000

There’s been a lot of criticism of Glastonbury’s decision to invite veteran rock band Metallica to headline this years festival, with Scottish prog-rock band Mogwai the most notable fellow Glasto band to speak out and diplomatically label them as ‘shite‘. Bands and fans speaking out about a line-up decision is always going to happen, but things […]


Full Glastonbury 2014 lineup revealed – Metallica confirmed as headliner

Glastonbury Festival organisers have finally confirmed that US rock titans Metallica will be headlining this years festival – joining Arcade Fire and Kasabian at the top of the Pyramid Stage bill. The confirmation came with the announcement of the full lineup, following last months initial 80 acts. You can see the full lineup in all […]


Metallica are about to be named as the final Glastonbury headliner, apparently

Looks like the mystery over the remaining Glastonbury 2014 headline slot is about to be solved, with organisers preparing to announce US rock titans Metallica as the Saturday night Pyramid Stage headliner – according to The Sun. The tabloid newspaper, bastion of intrepid journalism that it is, reported this morning that Metallica will be announced […]


25 albums to get excited about in 2014

First things first: Happy New Year! Now that’s out the way, let’s get stuck into the serious business of looking forward to what 2014 has in store for us all. After a pretty impressive 2013 for big albums – Bowie, My Bloody Valentine, Daft Punk, Jay Z, Kanye, Arctic Monkeys, Arcade Fire, Beyonce to name […]