Glastonbury Festival 2005 Features
What happens when you win Glastonbury's unsigned comp and get to play at the festival? Following the success of The Subways, who triumphed in 2004, we caught up with this year's winners to find out...
In the first of our online 'Field Debates' discussions we asked you to help explain the mystery behind our survey results that gave Glastonbury's lineup a surprisingly low rating...
The Green Fields are home to the spirit and soul of Glastonbury. High on the hill, they largely escaped the rivers of mud that we all enjoyed trudging through on the main site. The grass was green, the atmosphere relaxed and the view extraordinary.
Glastonbury Festival is well known as a place where bizarre and incredible coincidences happen with regularity. Some say it's the ley lines, others just the magic of the event. Here are some strange tales from 2005!
Glastonbury is about magic above and beyond music. But sometimes that magic makes its way on-stage and when it does, grown men cry! Here are just some of the magical musical moments that left lumps in throats at this year's festival.
With such a myriad of international cuisine on offer, to suit all tastes and palates, from Lebanese and Jamaican to the good old fashioned British meat pie, we decided to find the best ones, as recommended by you!
Talk to anyone who has ever been to Glastonbury and they'll have at least one enchanting story of their own to tell you. That's because magic really does exist at this festival. These stories are all true!
One of the most thrilling aspects of Glasto is watching wide-eyed folk experience the festival for the first time, helplessly seduced by its charms. That's certainly what happened to this chap!
The physical growth of the town-sized festival that started out as a small garden party in 1970, is showing no sign of slowing - in fact, there's more new stuff here this year than ever before! Check it out...
We consulted the true authority on Glastonbury 2005 - you lot - to find out what floated your, er, tent and stank out your wellies at the mother of all festivals...
With a galaxy of bands and artists all vying for the spotlight at this year's Glastonbury, VF offers up our top 20 must see acts, plus 20 alternatives in case you miss any!
VF are pleased as punch to be working hand-in-hand with Left Field this year, and we reckon that the heady mix of music and politics will mean that the tent really does have something for everyone!
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