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News |  15 Apr 2015 14:33 |  By RnMTeam

Glastonbury Festival announces line-up for 2015 edition

MUMBAI: The line-up for Glastonbury 2015 has finally been revealed through the official Glastonbury Twitter account, with big names like Pharrell Williams, Florence and the Machine and Mary J Blige, amongst others expected to perform at the music festival. While Foo Fighters and Kanye West had earlier been announced as the headliners for Friday and Saturday, the third headlining act is yet to be revealed.

Glastonbury has announced a total of 75 acts so far, all of which will play at the five day music festival which is scheduled to be held from 24 to 28 June. Amongst the acts that have been announced, this will be the first time R&B singer- Mary J Blige and rock band- Motorhead, will perform at the UK festival. And while Pharrell has played at Glastonbury previously, as part of his band- N.E.R.D, this will be his debut solo performance at the fest.

Other prominent acts that have been included in this year’s Glastonbury line-up are The Chemical Brothers, Deadmau5, Paloma Faith, Lionel Ritchie, Patti Smith and Death Cab for Cutie, among others. The festival will also have performances by music acts that found fame recently, including George Ezra, Hozier, Clean Bandit, Ben Howard and many others.

Full line-up so far

Foo Fighters (headliner)

Kanye West (headliner)

Florence and the Machine

Pharrell Williams

Alt-J

Lionel Richie

Motörhead

Mary J Blige

Alabama Shakes

Paloma Faith

Patti Smith

The Chemical Brothers

Rudimental

Deadmau5

Jamie T

Ben Howard

Hot Chip

The Mothership Returns – George Clinton, Parliament, Funkadelic and the

Family Stone

Flying Lotus

FKA Twigs

Caribou

Roy Ayers

Run the Jewels

Mark Ronson

Super Furry Animals

Belle & Sebastian

The Vaccines

Ryan Adams

Chronixx

Future Islands

George Ezra

The Waterboys

The Moody Blues

Suede

Franz Ferdinand and Sparks

The Maccabees

Enter Shikari

Modestep

Clean Bandit

Jessie Ware

Courtney Barnett

Jon Hopkins

Spiritualized

Jamie xx

Mavis Staples

Hozier

Father John Misty

The Fall

Todd Terje

Gregory Porter

Jungle

Sleaford Mods

Catfish andthe Bottlemen

Azealia Banks

Young Fathers

Charli XCX

Kasai Allstars

Sharon Van Etten

Kate Tempest

Goat

Wolf Alice

Perfume Genius

Fat White Family

Years and Years

La Roux

Death Cab for Cutie

Lianne La Havas

Death from Above 1979

Circa Waves

Peace

The Pop Group

Ibeyi

Ella Eyre

Rae Morris