Behind the scenes at Glastonbury’s Live at Worthy Farm – photo essay

Damon Albarn

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We joined Wolf Alice, Michael Kiwanuka, Haim, Jorja Smith, the Mutoid Waste Company and others as they made the movie that replaces the Glastonbury pageant this yr

Once I drove into the Glastonbury website final Sunday afternoon, the lady on accreditation requested if I knew my means across the website. In principle, yes, however not with out its conventional landmarks – over 5 normal days on the pageant, you navigate by levels, meals stalls and flags. (“I’m four metres in front and 5 metres to the left of the Bob Marley flag. You possibly can’t miss me!”) With none of that present in the course of the filming of Reside at Worthy Farm this week – a five-hour film of particular, one-off performances streaming tonight – I questioned how I might inform one area from the subsequent. Unusually, magically, all of it still made sense – the hundreds of thousands of steps I have taken there through the years had clearly left a permanent imprint on my brain.

A smoke machine billows smoke behind a stone on the Stone Circle.

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