Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

U2 confirmed as Glastonbury 2010 headline act

The organisers of next year's Glastonbury festival have confirmed that Irish rock band U2 will be one of the headline acts.
Great deals on musical instruments

Irish rockers U2 have been confirmed as the headlining act for Friday night at Glastonbury in 2010.

Lead singer Bono, drummer Larry Mullen Jr and bass guitar player Adam Clayton will be taking to the famous Pyramid Stage at the legendary Somerset festival.

They will of course be joined by electric guitar player The Edge, who has used a wide variety of instruments in the course of his illustrious career with U2, including a Gibson Explorer and an iconic Fender Stratocaster.

Fans who attend the festival will be treated to the musician's distinctive use of delay effects. A favourite part of his gig set-up is the Electro-Harmonix Memory Man pedal.

Michael Eavis, organiser of the event, commented: "The 26-year-old rumour has finally come true. At last, the biggest band in the world are going to play the best festival in the world."

He added that "nothing could be better" for Glastonbury's 40th anniversary party.

Save money on Effects Pedals todayADNFCR-2133-ID-19475509-ADNFCR

Posted on 24 Nov 2009 12:53 to category : Band / Celebrity News

Related Music News

thumbnail

At the 2018 Brit Awards Ed Sheeran teamed up with Ashton Miranda and the Roland LX-17 Digital Piano. Now Roland is giving away the same piano - worth £4399 and signed by Ed and Ashton!

19 Mar 2018 12:37
thumbnail

Through a collaboration with Martin, Sheeran's latest signature model features artwork from his latest album '÷' and has been built to his exact specifications.

25 Apr 2017 17:08
thumbnail

An icon who helped propel the rock 'n' roll movement to new and unprecedented heights. Chucky Berry is praised by many as a founding father of modern music.

20 Mar 2017 11:31
thumbnail

Founding guitarist of legendary LA band Y and T Joey Alves passes away due to complications relating to Ulcerative Colitis. Documentary on soon to follow.

13 Mar 2017 13:12
thumbnail

Destroyer Cola is to be the latest release in rock veterans Kiss' long line of merchandise currently available to the general public for purchase

7 Mar 2017 15:23
thumbnail

In a recent unconfirmed report, frontman of famous rock and roll outfit Guns N' Roses is said to be heading into the studio with Australian rock veterans AC/DC

24 Feb 2017 13:13

Recent Music News

thumbnail

The Tiptop Audio Forbidden Planet is a brand-new, all-analog, multi-mode filter taking inspiration from the Steiner-Parker Synthacon.

19 Sep 2018 12:06
thumbnail

At NAMM 2016, Teenage Engineering unveiled a prototype product with a similar, compact and playful design to the OP-1. Since then, the OP-Z has made numerous appearances at trade shows around the world, in continued states of development but never quite complete.

18 Sep 2018 11:07
thumbnail

Denon DJ has announced the version 1.2.1 update to Engine Prime, meaning the MCX8000 controller can now use this premium music management software.

12 Sep 2018 15:01
thumbnail

Until 31.12.18, new and existing Akai Professional Controller owners can receive free sample content from CR2!

10 Sep 2018 10:51
thumbnail

The brand-new Apollo X6 and X8 rackmount audio interfaces now feature six (!) DSPs for class-leading audio processing capabilities.

6 Sep 2018 19:00
thumbnail

Native Instruments has released a plethora of new products including KOMPLETE 12 and a raft of hardware and software releases for producers and DJs.

6 Sep 2018 12:59