General Discussion: festivals (welcome to another 6 months of Croatia chat)


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FLG
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5856 posts since 21/5/04

15 Mar 2019 22:47
The killers are an embarrassment of a headliner.
The cure are on of the greatest British bands of all time.
Stormzy is there as they always try to put a contemporary act as a headliner. Don’t have a problem with him being there but I won’t be watching him. There’s so many other acts on at the same time. If folk have a problem with Glastonbury lineups they must have pretty narrow musical taste IMO
yellowpages
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2113 posts since 11/6/10

16 Mar 2019 01:13
You need your head checked if you don't rate The Cure
joeyjojo
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3862 posts since 24/8/06

16 Mar 2019 07:54
Probably a blessing in disguise - more fun to be had away from the main music
TCB
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3496 posts since 5/7/11

16 Mar 2019 10:44
yellowpages wrote: You need your head checked if you don't rate The Cure

This.

Glastonbury's always good music wise. Don't think i've ever been and now had an option to see something decent. The Killers are a terrible and obvious choice but The Cure have a big enough back catalogue for it to work on the main stage.

As for Fleetwood Mac, they are rumoured every year as was Prince before he died. More chance of Prince playing as they are about the $ and Glastonbury don't pay huge fees.
Hanto
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1606 posts since 30/11/09

16 Mar 2019 11:30
Saw the Cure at Hyde Park last year. They do a long set, 2hrs +, and will most likely do greatest hits, but it was one of the best gigs I've been to. Great atmosphere.
Sholto
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478 posts since 25/12/12

16 Mar 2019 12:55
Who goes to Glastonbury for the headliners?
joeyjojo
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3862 posts since 24/8/06

16 Mar 2019 20:27
Just looked at the poster again and it’s genuinely the shittest thing imaginable
Sholto
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478 posts since 25/12/12

posted 16 Mar 2019 20:35, edited 16 Mar 2019 20:35
themistake
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10445 posts since 20/2/06

16 Mar 2019 21:13
joeyjojo wrote: Just looked at the poster again and it’s genuinely the shittest thing imaginable

I can tell you've never been
joeyjojo
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3862 posts since 24/8/06

16 Mar 2019 21:37
Read up! I’ve been 6 times ! Laughing out loud
themistake
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10445 posts since 20/2/06

16 Mar 2019 22:46
Yeah sorry, you are a bit bipolar in this thread.
joeyjojo
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3862 posts since 24/8/06

17 Mar 2019 12:40
I think it’s a defence mechanism and I’m just sad I didn’t get a ticket