Mamma Mia! Do we really want ABBA to play Glastonbury?
By neil.outram on 12 January 2011
YES says Neil Outram In an interview in Sweden, one of the As from ABBA, Agnetha (the pretty blonde), paved the way for a one-off reunion after many years of rejecting the idea. As a result, bookies offered odds of 33-1 for ABBA performing at n... read more
Can Gorillaz fill U2's shoes at Glastonbury?
By neil.outram on 27 May 2010
When U2 were announced as one of this year’s Glastonbury headliners, a phonic phenomenon, which I can best describe as what a pig mating with a foghorn might sound like, rumbled in the ether as festival-goers collectively groaned or cheered in... read more
Funds and frolics: the budget's effect on festivals
By neil.outram on 24 March 2010
Although the recession apparently finished months ago, for many of us the bruise is still sore from the pinch we've been suffering the past few years. Well, now festival-goers will get a fresh wound as the Chancellor today (Wednesday) announced d... read more