Final Friday, 3 March, Arctic Monkeys and Weapons N’ Roses joined Elton John as headliners for this 12 months’s Glastonbury Competition, and Emily Eavis defended the all-male invoice toppers, revealing that Weapons N’ Roses have been booked after a feminine artist “modified her touring plans”. She additionally stated the music business must again extra feminine artists with the intention to create future headliners, and stated of the male-dominated headliners for this 12 months, “We’re attempting our greatest so the pipeline must be developed. This begins manner again with the report firms, radio. I can shout as loud as I like however we have to get everybody on board.”
Lana Del Rey, who is because of headline The Different Stage at this 12 months’s competition, responded to her title being positioned decrease on the 2023 poster by way of Instagram, hinting that there could also be a chance that she pulls out of the efficiency. Del Rey wrote, “Effectively I am really headlining the 2nd stage. However since there was no consideration for asserting that. We’ll see.”
Lana Del Rey is kicking off about Glasto as she fucking ought to !! pic.twitter.com/yN0Yx8zZfY
— Harrison Brocklehurst (@harrisonjbrock) March 3, 2023
Del Rey additionally commented on Glastonbury Competition’s personal Instagram publish, writing, “Thanks for asserting that I used to be headlining the opposite stage. Thumbs up.”
— Incognito (@incotweets) March 3, 2023
Final week Eavis acknowledged that they need two feminine acts to headline Glastonbury Competition in 2024, and one in all them is already confirmed.