Glastonbury to have a good time 50 years with commemorative ebook

Glastonbury competition will have a good time 50 years of contemporary musical affect the discharge of Glastonbury: 50, a commemorative competition ebook that may encapsulate unique pictures and narrative inclusions to cohesively replicate on the occasion’s development over the previous 50 years. Glastonbury: 50 will characteristic “never-before-seen photos, archive materials, and paintings,” in line with a spokesman for Trapeze, the ebook’s writer. A 60,000-word undertaking, the ebook may even characteristic editorial contributions from a various array of business entities, together with Jay-Z, Noel Gallagher, Dolly Parton, Chris Martin, Michael and Emily Eavis, John Cooper Clarke, and Lauren Laverne, amongst others.

“This ebook has been 50 years within the making,” Michael Davis mentioned of the expansive effort. “There actually are so many photos and reminiscences that inform the unimaginable story of the competition’s 5 a long time right here at Worthy Farm, and we’re honored that so many good folks have helped us to gather probably the most iconic ones collectively for this ebook.”

Although Glastonbury won’t formally observe its milestone 50th anniversary till 2020, Glastonbury: 50 will arrive a number of months early, slated for an October 2019 launch. While Glastonbury organizers have but to unveil the lineup for the occasion’s 2019 version, the competition will descend upon Worthy Farm as soon as extra come June 26-30, 2019.

H/T: NME

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