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Roger Waters Headlining Last Night of Glastonbury

It has become clear that Roger Waters will be the headlining act of the final night of England’s Glastonbury Music Festival. In the tradition of the festival, the artists are not announced until late in the year just before the summer festival begins.

Roger will be in England finishing off his In The Flesh 2002 tour playing the following dates:

21 June Birmingham NEC Arena
22 June Manchester MEN Arena
24 June Dublin The Point
26 June London Wembley Arena
27 June London Wembley Arena

The Glastonbury Festival begins on 28 June 2002 and finishes on 30 June! Fore more info, see the links below.

[Glastonbury festival website] [DotMusic news]

BBC 6 Music to broadcast Pink Floyd BBC sessions tonight!

The BBC, with their new digital radio service BBC 6 Music, are to broadcast something from their vast and historic archives from Pink Floyds BBC In Concert show on the “Dream Ticket” radio programme between 10pm and 12am tonight (Fri 19th April 2002). According to the BBC, tonight’s show will feature…

“Defining live performances from Dave Edmunds, Todd Rundgren, Bjork, Lou Reed, Manic Street Preachers, Hootie and the Blowfish and, topping the bill, Pink Floyd recorded for the BBC In Concert programme in 1970.”

BBC 6 music is a digital radio service and is available on Sky Digital channel 911, Telewest Cable channel 909 and DAB compatible digital radio sets throughout the United Kingdom. For more info, see [here]. You can also listen online to the web broadcast [here].

[BBC 6 Music] [“Dream Ticket radio show”] [BBC Website]