By That Festival Site | 30 May, 2023
The complete lineup for the 2023 Glastonbury Festival has finally been unveiled, featuring an exciting mix of both new and seasoned artists. Noteworthy additions to the Pyramid stage lineup, such as Queens of the Stone Age, the Chemical Brothers, and Skepta, join previously announced headliners including Guns N’ Roses, Elton John, and Lizzo.
The Pyramid stage will also see performances from pop sensations Maisie Peters and Sophie Ellis-Bextor, and the Moroccan ensemble, the Master Musicians of Joujouka. A mystery act, the ChurnUps, is also set to perform in the prime sunset slot on Friday, piquing festival-goers' curiosity.
The Other stage, Glastonbury's second-largest, will be headlined by Queens of the Stone Age on Sunday night. Other noteworthy acts include Dermot Kennedy, Krept & Konan, Japanese Breakfast, and supergroup Generation Sex, featuring members of Generation X and the Sex Pistols.
Two high-profile "TBA" slots on the Woodsies tent have sparked speculation among fans. Meanwhile, new additions to the stage include Caroline Polachek, Editors, Slowdive, and Phoenix, with a strong showing from the British and Irish indie scene on Saturday.
Festival regular Fatboy Slim is set to headline the Park stage on Saturday, with support from Leftfield and a mysterious “TBA” act. The Avalon stage will welcome former Spice Girl Melanie C and former Scissor Sister Jake Shears, while the Truth stage will cater to heavier music tastes with Skindred and supergroup Empire State Bastard.
Meanwhile, the Chemical Brothers, MK, Skepta, and Jammer are some of the big names set to light up Arcadia’s fire-breathing spider stage. The Lonely Hearts Club stage, a newcomer in 2022, continues to host the best in underground pop, dance, and rap, with artists like Earl Sweatshirt and Meekz.
In addition to music, there will be a variety of talks, debates, workshops, comedy, and spoken word performances. Names include Travis Alabanza, Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, Ed Miliband, James Acaster, Phil Wang, and Jolyon Maugham, highlighting the diversity of the festival's offerings.
In summary, the 2023 Glastonbury Festival boasts a stellar lineup that promises a unique and memorable experience for all attendees. With the full lineup now confirmed, festival-goers can look forward to an unforgettable weekend of music and more.