Glastonbury Festival will livestream a concert series for the first time

The in-particular person Glastonbury Pageant has been cancelled for a 2nd year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but that is just not halting organizers from placing on a demonstrate. They are holding their first livestreamed event, Are living at Deserving Farm, on May perhaps 22nd. The five-hour movie shows artists like Coldplay, Haim and Jorja Smith participating in at acquainted competition places like the Pyramid and Stone Circle, with “really unique company” offering a spoken-term narrative in between sets.

The proceeds will go towards triggers like Greenpeace, Oxfam and WaterAid, and will also aid the in-particular person collecting (hopefully) return in 2022.

Tickets are offered now (a person for every purchase). Notably, nevertheless, there is just not a person worldwide livestream. You as an alternative opt for the a person that best fits your time zone. Men and women in the United kingdom, Europe, Africa and the Center East will shell out £20 (€23) to watch setting up at 7PM BST, when individuals in the Americas will shell out $27.50 to watch either at 7PM Jap or 7PM Pacific. Australia, New Zealand and Asia attendees shell out AUD$35 to watch setting up at 7PM AEST on May perhaps 23rd.

It is an strange tactic, and it will not be stunning if individuals in a person time zone finish up spoiling moments for a different. With that claimed, it will not be stunning if you see extra major on line events staggered like this — at minimum till it can be protected to stand in the mud with your fellow concertgoers all over again.

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