Glastonbury Festival 2004 Features
VF Market Trader Of The Year
Thanks to all the traders who have given us such food for thought over the summer. Although not officially over, VF has selected
our favourite, most deserving market trader of 2004. It's a tough job!
The spirit of Joe Strummer rocks Glasto!
This year, we were invited to bring something very special to Glastonbury - a whole night of live music, on the Left Field
stage, dedicated to Joe Strummer and his legacy, courtesy of some of his friends, Clash bandmates and contemporaries.
Glastonbury 2004: Your highlights
From 80,000 punters watching the football to almost the same number singing along to 'Hey Jude', this year's spectacular event
had countless great moments. What were yours?
Glastonbury 2004: THE MUD!
After days of rainfall, it quite literally shaped the festival. We squelched, we stumbled, we fell over, we slid around. But
better to struggle in wellies than watch it on telly!
Glastonbury 2004: THE SEX!
With thousands of free condoms being snapped up over the weekend, there were no prizes for guessing what everyone was up to
as the rain came down!
Glastonbury 2004: THE TOILETS!
Never something for the feint-hearted, but always a primary discussion point, festival toilets have always been somewhere
to tread (and sit on) very carefully. But how were they for you?
Glastonbury 2004: THE CAMPING!
With vandalised toilets, a muddy swamp and a rammed hospitality tent brimming with it-girls, pseudo-celebs and champagne fiends,
VF decided to compare the supposed backstage luxury with the mythical drudgery of the "outside" camping...
Freaky Festival Facts from Glastonbury 04
Girls peeing against walls, McCartney breaking the law, Joe Strummer fans making ten hour vigils, and pigeons blagging hospitality
- just some of the bizzarre and new from this year's festival!
The Best & Worst of Glastonbury 2004
Every high has a low, like every glorious sunset at this year's Glasto had a sticky brown floor underneath it. We bring you
the best sunny highs and muddy lows as we stumbled across them!
Get Organised with the Glasto Planner!
This handy online utility will help you plan out your itinerary before you arrive at Glastonbury, to ensure that you spend
more time having fun, and get to see all the bands you want to, no matter what state you're in!
Strummerville Foundation for New Music
Joe Strummer was one of the greats, so how could we not give our wholehearted support to a Trust set up in his name to further
the development of new musical talent?