Tag: Governors

NME Festival blog: The Strokes, Florence & The Machine and Tyler, The Creator head up Governors Ball 2019 line-up

The Strokes head back to NY… The line-up for New York’s Governors Ball has been revealed for 2019 – led by the likes of Florence & The Machine, The Strokes and Tyler, The Creator. The festival, which takes place from May 31 to June 2, will also see performances from the likes of The 1975, […]

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NME Festival blog: The best backstage snaps from Governors Ball 2018, from Shawn Mendes to Billie Eilish

12 images Hanging out with the stars of the New York festival If you’ve ever wondered what backstage at a festival looks like, it’s usually a lot of white trailers, fancy drinks, and artists being coerced into standing in the shrubbery by NME photographers. Governors Ball 2018 was no different, as these photos of everyone, from […]

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NME Festival blog: Jack White is past his prime in meandering Governors Ball headline set

The former White Stripe relied heavily on his former glories during his closing set of day one of the New York festival Back in 2002, The White Stripes were considered one of the most exciting artists on the planet. Now, seven years after their demise, their leader has become predictable and boring. As much as […]

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NME Festival blog: Festival season 2018 gets even bigger as The Governors Ball announce huge line-up

Festival season for this summer continues to grow more exciting as The Governors Ball have announced their huge line-up for 2018. After Coachella 2018 revealed their bill earlier today, fellow US festival giant The Governors Ball have followed suit with some big names and comebacks confirmed for the New York event this June. Eminem will […]

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