Talk is Tweet: T In The Park 2010
United Kingdom | 12 July 2010
With cracking headliners Eminem, Kasabian and Muse this year's T In The Park Festival was never short of entertainment. Here's how Gavin McInally lived it through the eyes of Twitter..
The sun is fighting for space between the clouds...the gates are opening, let's have it #TITP
Before a modest crowd, The Big Pink open proceedings at #TITP biggest stage. But a pink Marshall amp head? Come on guys...
Everything Everything kick things off on the King Tuts Wah Wah stage.... Crowd growing and taking in the new tracks from their forthcoming debut album 'Man Alive'
#TITP... The sun fights back. Will we look foolish in our green wellies as Mother Nature shows signs of bi-polar disorder? We hope so...
Here we, here we. here we fuckin go chant 3OH!3 into 'My First Kiss'...
Without the sex appeal, Paloma Faith follows Lady Gaga's lead at #TITP with a full length sparkling black dress and bold red hat/wig...
Maxi Jazz dons the Scottish national dress as he leads Faithless from the sound of the Slam Tent to the Main Stage at #TITP... Bouncing!
A shockingly sparse crowd for Muse at #TITP. Could it be that fans are so switched off from talent they are watching Black Eyed Peas?
Muse wrap up a solid first day at t in the park. A wet start dries off with Matt and the boys leaving us "feeling good"
Why are Chipmunks backing band dressed like black Fred Dursts? Regardless, the cheeky young rap scamp receives a warm reception at #TITP
Irish rock trio General Fiasco start the day's proceedings and decent numbers gather in the King Tuts tent even if it's merely for shelter from the rain #TITP
Chipmunk: "Glasgow makes some noise..." at #TITP. Must have skipped last week's geography lesson at his school.
With just an acoustic for company Newton Faulkner glides through Queen's 'Bohemian Rhapsody' to close a triumphant set at #TITP
Can someone with the script please tell us what the hell is going on at #TITP Main Stage? A silent protest by invaders before Proclaimers?
Relegated to the 3rd stage, she may not have the sea shell this year but Kate Nash still hits all the right notes with the crowd at #TITP
Kate Nash goes Kurt Cobain at #TITP and stamps on her keyboard to close her set.
Front of the King Tuts stage is impenetrable in anticipation of the next band on the bill, Selkirk's own Frightened Rabbit #TITP
Scotland's newest heroes, Frightened Rabbit are welcomed like haggis, neeps and tatties with a dram of whiskey at #TITP
Stereophonics don't mess about at #TITP firing straight into 'Bar Tender and the Thief' to open their account before 'A Thousand Trees'
Paisley's soulful heartthrob Paolo Nutini could be mistaken for headlining with an impressive crowd at #TITP ...let's get jiggin'
The Coral just delivered a blazing performance with retro feel #TITP
Unbelievable anticipation as the main stage at #TITP is set up for Eminem
Egos must be listed on the rider, like RATM at Download, Eminem decides set times are for mere mortals, now 30 mins late #TITP
If Eminem refers to #TITP one more time as 'Edinburgh' the ignorant twit might get bottled.
Evidence that the weekend has taken its toll as the mood is much more chilled in the early afternoon King Tuts tent.
Howling winds replace the drizzle at the final day of #TITP... Mother Nature won't hit us with both later, will she?
Extra tent pegs required in the #TITP campsite as nylon homes are blown all over the fields!
New York quartet Darwin Deez bring some eclectic tunes and funky dance moves to liven things up in the King Tuts Wah Wah tent..
The Main Stage screens have lowered amid health and safety fears, let's hope Skunk Anansie don't get blown off stage at #TITP
Skunk Anansie's newer material hits a bum note at #TITP but classics like Weak and Hedonism prove it's good to have the rockers back.
The View take the stage at #TITP four minutes late! Who'd they think they are, Eminem? And the sun's finally made an appearance too.
Predictably, Rise Again attract a poor crowd as #TITP once again prove if it ain't Snow Patrol or The Killers... They don't know or care.
Yeah, I know... Rise Against. =p Blame the Tennent's.
The weather is playing havoc with Dizzee Rascal's sound at #TITP... At times it looks as like the London MC is performing silent disco.
Red and blue Biffy Clyro balls flood the stage at #TITP to welcome the Scottish heroes to the fest for the ninth time.
If your mum cooked the kinda meals you get in Healthy T at #TITP you wouldn't leave home.
After a ten minute countdown Jay-Z blesses #TITP with his presence and ground-moving bass lines.
The women at #TITP do Alicia Keys justice with their stunning singalong to Jay-Z's Empire State of Mind
Unless there's a late surge for Kasabian at #TITP they could be playing to less folk than Dizzee Rascal!
The crowd smash through a security fence outside the King Tuts Tent as thousands fight for a glimpse of dance A-lister David Guetta
Bagpipes sound to 'Flower Of Scotland, fireworks ablaze in the beautiful night sky over Ballado....it's all over. Here's to 2011!
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