Bjork Brings Colourful End To Glasto Other Stage

Plus other Glasto highlights from Day One

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Bjork headlined the Other Stage last night (June 22), marking her return to Worthy Farm after thirteen years.

Coming on stage 25 minutes later than scheduled Bjork wowed a massive Glastonbury festival crowd just after 11.30pm.

Dressed in vivid green, the ethereal Icelandic singer began with ‘Earth Intruders’ and ‘Venus As A Boy.’


Flanked on stage by huge multi-colourful flag bearers, and percussionists, the show was theatrical, Bjork changing costumes at several points during her 16-track show.

The stunning show was completed with the all-incompasing attack from green laser effects, and futuristic computor screens at the side of the stage – the pinancle of which was a truly all-sense engaging ‘Army Of Me.’

Other highlights from Glastonbury’s opening day included Super Furry Animals, Rufus Wainwright and a surprise performance by Lily Allen.


Arcade Fire caused a major sing-along with ‘Colder’ at the end of their set on the Other Stage, and the Hold Steady rocked a packed John Peel Tent.

Also, apparently, Chas ‘N’ Dave went down a storm too!

Check out the Bjork’s set list from last night at the new Uncut Festivals Blog here- we’re at Glastonbury and Knowsley Hall this

Pic credit: Andrew Kendall


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