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 Firm and others as they made the film that replaces the Glastonbury pageant this yr

Once I drove into the Glastonbury website last Sunday afternoon, the lady on accreditation asked if I knew my approach across the website. In principle, sure, but not without its traditional landmarks – over five regular days on the pageant, you navigate by levels, food stalls and flags. (“I’m four metres in entrance and five metres to the left of the Bob Marley flag. You'll be able to’t miss me!”) With none of that present through the filming of Reside at Worthy Farm this week – a five-hour movie of particular, one-off performances streaming tonight – I questioned how I might tell one subject from the subsequent. Unusually, magically, all of it nonetheless made sense – the tens of millions of steps I have taken there through the years had clearly left a everlasting imprint on my brain.

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

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