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Review – Glasvegas – 2009


Sunday evening at Glastonbury last year was awesome, it ended for me with a rousing set from The Prodigy and started with Karen O mesmerising everyone with a violently dancey set that was spellbinding. In between were Scotlands Glasvegas.

Glasvegas on the Other Stage on Sunday Night

Personally, I thought they were awesome, there music is inspiring, uplifting and genuienly exciting. However the crowd really never got going, maybe they were tired, maybe they were waiting for Blur and the Prodigy. Whatever the reason it didn’t really reach the heights it could have.

Nethertheless, I loved it, they threw out all the hits from the album and showed that Guitar rock is still alive and well.

Checking NME website Glasvegas played

‘Lonesome Swan’
‘It’s My Own Cheating Heart That Makes Me Cry’
‘Polmont On My Mind’
‘Fuck You It’s Over’
‘Flowers And Football Tops’
‘Ice Cream Van’
‘Go Square Go’
‘Be My Baby’
‘SAD Light’
‘Daddy’s Gone’

The review on their website descibes the gig as triumphant.


4 responses

  1. I Give Up

    They were dull and awful

    May 1, 2010 at 10:25 pm

    • and you stayed to the end ? I hope you buggered off and saw someone better

      May 2, 2010 at 4:37 pm

      • pehaw

        I am a big Glasvegas fan but thought they looked and sounded a little lost on the big stage. Far better to see them in an intimate venue.

        May 8, 2010 at 9:17 pm

      • Yeah , I really enjoyed them, but they were very high up on the day , when you think The Yeahs have 3 albums out already

        May 9, 2010 at 9:39 am

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