Arctic Monkeys will headline T in the Park 2014, returning to the stage eight years after their first performance at the event.
After two decades of unpredictable weather, the sun blazed down on the 20th T in the Park, turning the Balado site into a dustbowl worthy of a Leone western and creating long queues for the splashy log flume.
Even if you didn't like the Rolling Stones, there seemed to be some kind of strange obligation to go to see them.
Glasto trivia fact number 532: before Saturday night's Stones show which saw the audience packed right back to the perimeter fence, the largest crowd ever assembled at the Pyramid stage was to watch The Levellers in 1994.
Two titans of rock music met at last on Saturday night when the Rolling Stones made their riotous Glastonbury festival debut 51 years after they formed.
Glastonbury festivalgoers always seem pretty bloody pleased with themselves so who better then to pour a bracing bucket of water over everything than Portishead, a band whose musical output has slowly – three albums in 19 years, the last half a decade ago – grown increasingly icy, never mind the grumpy old man persona that Geoff Barrow has cultivated on Twitter?
Just weeks after their bassist underwent surgery for a blood clot on his brain, Mumford & Sons are set to go ahead with their performance at Glastonbury 2013.
Michael Eavis has just been for an early-morning swim, and is explaining the relationship between work, pleasure and the tax man.
"The world turns on its dark side", proclaims the opening music of A Child of Our Time, the Oratorio which English composer and pacifist Michael Tippett began writing on the day that Britain declared war on Germany in September 1939, and which tells the story of the murderous events that led up to Kristallnacht in 1938.
Of course you can drink at Coachella.