Glastonbury festival (officially The Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts) can be biggest and one of the most significant music fests in the world, best known for its contemporary music, but also for move, comedy, movie theater, circus, cabaret and other artistry. It takes place in south western world England. �
The event organiser Michael Eavis, a farmer in a Somerset decided to sponsor the 1st festival, )then called Pilton Festival) as he saw open up air Led Zeppelin live concert in 1970. Fourteen people, which include John Hoare, invested almost everything they had to develop the stage on Michaels own farm building. The 1st festivals in the 70‘s had been influenced by hippie ethics and the free festival movement. Following your 1970s the festival occurred almost every year and grew in size, with all the number of attendees and it might be one of the most essential events of the summer.
Nowadays in Glastonbury carry out bands such as U2, Colplay, Queens of the Stone Age, Pendulum but also less regarded (so named indie) rings. The only czech representative from this festival was Gipsy. cz in 3 years ago.
Altough festival is affected by interruption of rainfall and floods, the interest for tickets is enormous. Such as in 3 years ago, 137 tousand tickets was sold in only 90 minutes! It's best never to come to Glastonbury with notebook full of plans of what you want to find out. If you will find one or two particular bands each day you really want to determine, then let every day revolve around all of them and go with the flow! This event is fill with the wonderful summer atmosphere that only rock and roll festivals can offer.