These days, as soon as the last tent is packed up and the final camper van leaves the festival site ,the tickets for the following years event go on sale. Then, it's a few hours of pressing redial on your phone or the refresh button on your computer to purchase those elusive tickets.
After cancelling their previous main stage appearance, U2 will finally make it to the pyramid stage at the legendary Glastonbury festival along with Beyonce and Coldplay headlining. Other acts playing include Elbow, Paul Simon, Morrissey, Wu Tang Clan, Pendulum, Primal Scream and many many more.
The other big UK summer festivals in Summer 2011 include the already sold out Scottish festival T in the park featuring headliners Arctic Monkeys, Foo fighters and Coldplay.
This Years V Festival has Eminem and The Arctic Monkeys taking main stage duties.
The Black Eyed Peas, Foo Fighters and Coldplay headline Irelands Oxegen Festival
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