George Ezra and Róisín Murphy join Glastonbury livestream bill

George Ezra and Róisín Murphy join Glastonbury livestream bill

George Ezra and Róisín Murphy have been added to the bill for Glastonbury's Live At Worthy Farm global livestream.

The online event, which is being staged in partnership with Driift and BBC Studios Productions from from 7pm on Saturday, May 22, will be filmed across the festival site at landmarks including the Pyramid Field and the Stone Circle. Tickets are priced £20. Sunday "encore" streams have also now been announced, giving ticket buyers the choice to watch the show in full from 2pm on May 23. 

The five-hour spectacular will feature performances from artists including Coldplay, Damon AlbarnHaim, Idles, Jorja Smith, Kano, Michael Kiwanuka, Wolf Alice and DJ Honey Dijon. There will also be a number of unannounced surprise performances and a unique spoken word narrative, provided by PJ Harvey, Jarvis Cocker, Kae Tempest, George The Poet, Kurupt FM, Little Amal and Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis.

The show will also screen at selected cinemas across the UK on May 22 in partnership with Trafalgar Releasing. 

The Saturday set times will be as follows: 

7.00pm: Wolf Alice

7.25pm: Michael Kiwanuka

7.55pm: George Ezra

8.05pm: Idles

8.30pm: Haim

9.05pm: Coldplay

9.50pm: Damon Albarn

10.35pm: Jorja Smith

11:05 pm: Special Guest

11.35pm: Kano 

12:00am DJ Honey Dijon ft Róisín Murphy

Live At Worthy Farm will be broadcast online and in full across four separate timezones, with staggered livestreams for the UK, Europe, Africa & the Middle East, East Coast North America & Central/South America, West Coast North America, and Australia, New Zealand & Asia.

Meanwhile, through an exclusive partnership with Canal+, French audiences will be able to tune in via Canal VOD and myCanal. 

By James Hanley

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