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Glastonbury launches 2019 Emerging Talent Competition

Glastonbury Festival has today announced details of its 2019 Emerging Talent Competition, which is once again supported by PRS for Music and PRS Foundation.

The competition gives new UK and Ireland-based acts of any musical genre the chance to compete for a slot on one of the main stages at this year’s Festival.

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Janelle Monáe to headline Glastonbury 2019 West Holts Stage

Janelle Monáe has been revealed as the third act on the line-up for Glastonbury 2019. Janelle is the first headliner announced for the West Holts Stage.

American singer-songwriter Monáe, who released her acclaimed third full-length album Dirty Computer last April, joins Stormzy and Kylie Minogue at this year’s Worthy Farm festival.

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Paul McCartney releases new music ahead of Glastonbury 2019

Responding to Glastonbury rumours, Emily Eavis told BBC Radio 2’s Jo Whiley that Paul McCartney has always been ‘top of their list’ to headline.

Paul McCartney is bookies favourite to close the Pyramid Stage on Sunday 30th July 2019. Now, new music has arrived giving us a little more insight into what we can expect.

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Festival fans react to Stormzy as Glastonbury headliner

It was always going to kick up a storm. British rapper Stormzy has been confirmed as the first headliner for Glastonbury Festival 2019. Traditionally hosting bands on the famous Pyramid Stage, the festival has evolved to become so much more than that.

The Croydon artist, real name Michael Omari, will be the first grime MC to headline Glastonbury a year on from his BRIT award winning album Gang Signs and Prayers. He previously performed on the Other Stage in 2017.

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Stormzy confirmed as first Glastonbury 2019 headliner

Stormzy will headline Glastonbury Festival on the Pyramid Stage at Worthy Farm on Friday 28th June 2019. The news emerged after posters were spotted at Oxfam shops across the country.

The rest of the line up is yet to be confirmed although strong rumours suggest The Cure on Saturday night, and Paul McCartney on Sunday. There will be a ticket resale for Glastonbury in April 2019.

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When are Glastonbury 2019 tickets on sale?

After surviving a summer without a trip to Worthy Farm, we can finally look ahead to summer 2019 and the return of Glastonbury Festival. Organisers have confirmed that tickets for Glastonbury 2019 will go on sale at 9am on 7th October.

As with previous years, those wishing to buy coach and entry packages will have the opportunity to purchase three days prior on Thursday 4th October. A £50 deposit will be required on the day, with full balance to paid next April. General admission tickets will cost £248 + £5 booking fee per ticket.

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