Festivals Glastonbury reveals more names for 2020 festival, still planning to go ahead
It’s “after much consideration given the current circumstances, and with the best of intentions.”
In a week that’s seen the cancellation of SXSW and the postponement of Coachella until October due to the coronavirus outbreak, Glastonbury is, according to a statement from Emily Eavis, still planning to go ahead.
“As things stand we are still working hard to deliver our 50th anniversary Festival in June,” she wrote, alongside an announcement of names joining headliners Taylor Swift and Paul McCartney in Somerset this June.
Kendrick Lamar joins as headliner, with Dua Lipa, Glass Animals, Thom Yorke’s Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes and Beabadoobee among the acts confirmed today.
The festival will announce its full lineup in May.
IDLES, slowthai, Arca and more join Cala Mijas Festival line-up
They join previously announced acts including The Strokes, Foals and Florence + The Machine.
The Murder Capital, Fatoumata Diawara, Samia and more join End Of The Road line-up
Charlotte Adigéry & Bolis Pupul, Panda Bear & Sonic Boom and Deerhoof are also among the new additions.
Crawlers, Cavetown, Låpsley and more to play DIY stage at Live At Leeds: In The Park
CMAT, Bully, Sir Chloe, James Marriott, Ber and Ellur will also be hitting our stage at this year’s festival.
Aphex Twin and Erykah Badu are headlining Bristol’s Forwards festival
RAYE, Arlo Parks, Primal Scream, Jockstrap and Viagra Boys are also set to perform.