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Glastonbury Festival 2008 Reviews

26 Jun 2008 - 29 Jun 2008
Worthy Farm, Pilton, UK

Winner Best Major Festival, Festival Rock Act, Best Urban Act, Festival Pop Act, Best Newcomer Award, Most Memorable Moment, The Virtual Festivals Outstanding Contribution Award (UK Festivals Awards 2008)

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The UK Festival Awards 2008
Another year, another 500 festivals, another chance to throw their creators into the moshpit of the UK Festival Awards and show them a good time.
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Final additions confirmed for Electric Picnic 2010
Tiga is among eight new names for Irish festival
The Away Game 2010 line-up finally announced
British Sea Power, King Creosote to headline
The Wave Pictures cancel Summer Sundae show
Eliza Doolittle to play the Rising Stage from 7pm
Ken Livingstone proposes SXSW-style festival for London
'My plan is to bring a little bit of Texas to the capital', he says
TICKET TROUT: Secret Garden Party 2011
Early bird passes are on sale now, dates announced
WEATHER WATCH: what to pack for this weekend
Summer Sundae, Vintage At Goodwood and more
Hevy Festival 2010: Rated!
Port Lympne Wild Animal Park, Kent - 6-8 August
Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival 2010: Rated!
Italian Gardens, Inverness-shire - 6-7 August
One Love Festival 2010: Rated!
Hainault Forest Country Park, London - 6-9 August
The Big Chill 2010: Rated!
Eastnor Castle Deer Park, Herefordshire - 5-8 August
Rebellion Festival 2010: Rated!
Blackpool Winter Gardens, Blackpool - 5-8 August
Relentless Boardmasters 2010: Rated!
Fistral Beach, Newquay - 4-8 August
Standon Calling 2010: Rated!
Standon, Hertfordshire - 6-8 August
Splendour in the Grass 2010
Woodfordia, Woodford, Queensland, Australia
Camp Bestival 2010: A Family Review
Lulworth Castle, Dorset - 30 July - 1 August
Global Gathering 2010: Rated!
Long Marston Airfield, Stratford Upon Avon - 30-31 July
TiŽsto @ Victoria Park 2010: Rated!
Victoria Park, East London - 30 July
Field Day 2010 - Rated
Victoria Park, London - 31 July
Kendal Calling 2010: Rated!
Lowther Deer Park - 30 July - 1 August
Camp Bestival 2010: Rated!
Lulworth Castle, Dorset - 30 July - 1 August
Sonisphere Festival 2010: Rated!
Knebworth - 30 July - 1 August
Underage Festival 2010: Rated!
Victoria Park, London - 1 August
High Voltage Festival 2010: Rated!
Victoria Park, London
WOMAD 2010: Rated!
Charlton Park, Wiltshire - 23-25 July
Truck Festival 2010: Rated!
Hill Farm, Oxfordshire - 24-25 July
Secret Garden Party 2010: Rated!
Secret location, Cambridgeshire - 22-25 July
Ben & Jerry's Sundae On The Common: Rated!
Clapham Common, London - 24-25 July
The Wickerman Festival 2010: Rated!
East Kirkcarswell Farm, Nr Kirkcudbright - 23-25 July
The 1234 Shoreditch 2010: Rated!
Shoreditch Park, London - 24 July
Larmer Tree Festival 2010
Larmer Tree Gardens, Dorset - 14-18 July
Guilfest 2010: Rated!
Stoke Park, Guildford - 16-18 July 2010
Latitude: a comedy review
Suchsmallportions' Tim Clark digests the funny side
Lovebox Weekender 2010: Rated!
Victoria Park, London - 16-18 July
Talk Is Tweet: Latitude Festival 2010
All the goings on in 140 characters or less
2000 Trees Festival: Rated!
Upcote Farm, Withington, Cheltenham -15-17 July
Latitude Festival 2010: Rated!
Henham Park, Suffolk - 15-18 July
Oxegen Festival 2010: Rated!
Punchestown Racecource, Ireland - 8-11 July
Beat Herder 2010: Rated!
Dockber Farm - 2-4 July
Relentless NASS Festival: Rated!
9 - 11 July
The Eden Sessions 2010: Rated!
13 July
Nozstock 2010 - Rated!
9 - 11 July
Lounge On The Farm 2010 - RATED!
9 - 11 July
T In The Park 2010: Rated!
Kinross, Scotland 9 - 11 July
T In The Park 2010: Top Main Stage Bands and The Best Of The Rest
Gavin McInally details the top Main Stage bands and picks out the best of the rest
Talk is Tweet: T In The Park 2010
All the nonsense and fun from T In The Park 2010 in 140 characters or less!
Wakestock 2010: Rated!
Abersoch, Wales - 2-4 July
Hop Farm Festival 2010: Rated!
Hop Farm, Kent - 2-3 July
Salt N Pepa: 'The button of my tight rubber pants broke onstage'
We catch up with Pepa ahead of their South West Four show
Bullet For My Valentine: 'when we are at home we are at it like rabbits'
We talk to Matt Tuck about fast cars, shagging and Sonisphere
Rammstein: 'We're all like little children'
The German metal legends open up
Sasha: 'The clubbing scene is alive and kicking'
Welsh wunderkind on Glastonbury and the state of Ibiza
Leftfield: 'we weren't interested in being popstars'
We chat with Neil Barnes ahead of next month's L.E.D. Festival
Metallica's Lars Ulrich: 'I'm trying not to have a heart attack on stage'
The drummer talks Sonisphere and the internet
The seven deadly sins of Beautiful Days 2010
From gluttony to greed - how will you get naughty?
Green Man Festival: Folk, films and Fuck Buttons
Neil Outram on what the sold out festival has to offer
The A-V of V Festival 2010
Your handy alphabetical guide to the events
The Big One: V Festival 2010
Hylands Park, Essex and Weston Park, Staffs - 14-15 August
Over the fence: other festivals to check out this week
Rhythm Festival and Swindon Invisible
Over the fence: other festivals to check out this week
Croissant Neuf Summer Party, Bulldog Bash, Boomtown Fair, more
New To VF: Vintage At Goodwood 2010
We come to terms with 40 years of British cool
The Big One: Summer Sundae Weekender 2010
When is it? Who to watch, what to drink, should mum come?
Flowerbeds to the Futureheads: the story of LeeFest
Organiser Lee Denny on the history of the event
A decade of metal in Derby: the history of Bloodstock
Ryan Duggleby on the ten year rise of the festival
The Big One: The Big Chill 2010
What to wear, who to see, what to drink and everything else
A guide on how to chill out at The Big Chill
How to make the festival as relaxing as its name
Murder on the Standon Express. We examine the clues...
Detective Laura Foster delves into this year's Standon Calling
Over the fence: other festivals to check out this week
Standon Calling, Boardmasters, Belladrum and more
The Insiders' guide to Sonisphere
The team behind the festival tell you how to thrive at Knebworth
The Big One: Sonisphere Festival 2010
Who to watch, what to drink, should you take your mum?
The Big One: Camp Bestival 2010
What to see, inside tips, festival tactics and more
Festival season 2010: half time analysis
Jamie Skey turns into Alan Hanson for the day
The Big One: Secret Garden Party 2010
Looking ahead to the biggest festival draw this week
Over the fence: other festivals to check out this week
WOMAD, Wickerman Festival, The Prodigy, High Voltage...
Make mine a micro - the tiny festivals standing up tall
The local events that won't break the bank
Ticket Trout: plenty of August fish-tivals for you
More festival passes from the underwater dealer
The Big One: Latitude 2010
Henham Park, Suffolk - 15-18 July
The Big One: Lovebox Weekender 2010
Who to see, what to drink, should you take your mum? Find out
Over the fence: other festivals to check out
Guilfest, Larmer Tree, 2000 Trees...
Ticket Trout: fishing for great ticket deals
More passes for you to splash out on...
Glastonbury 2008: John Peel Stage
Known as the New Band Stage until it was renamed in 2005 in memory of John Peel, this stage is dedicated to the memory of the late, great radio DJ and champion of new music.
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Glastonbury 2008: Pyramid vs Other Stage
Courting the young the old, the controversial and the classic, we put in the legwork from Pyramid to Other Stage to bring you all the best bands from the centre of the site.
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Glastonbury 2008: New Bands
Last year's rain at Glastonbury meant there was far more talk about submerging acts rather than the emerging ones, so this time around we grab our wellies, snorkel and periscope to search for the new bands making it onto our radar.
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Glastonbury 2008: Rated!
It was the most talked about Glastonbury Festival in years, but did it live up to the hype?
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Glastonbury 2008: Acoustic Stage
At any other festival the sight of a horde of Vikings in a Long Boat storming into the crowd whilst brandishing swords would be quite extraordinary. But this is Glastonbury.
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