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Radiohead’s Glastonbury headline set celebrated 20 years of OK Computer

Radiohead will take to the stage tonight as music concerts officially begin at this year’s Glastonbury Festival. It is in a stark contrast to a year ago, when the politician was forced to cancel a Glastonbury speech after the result of the European Union referendum and questions about his future as party leader.However, any suggestion of doubt as to whether or not Radiohead could still captivate a Glastonbury crowd were resolutely quashed four songs in when OK Computer opener Airbag – surely a more obvious set opener given the album celebrated its 20th anniversary this year – delivered one of the set’s many highlights.Labour leader of the Opposition Jeremy Corbyn has been invited to attend the Armed Forces Day Parade in Burnham-on-Sea today (Saturday).Holding up a sign with four hearts for each location of the attacks with the words “Love Will Win, Terror Will Lose”, one participant explained, “For me personally, there have been some terrible things that have happened in the last couple of months that have probably touched everybody”.While he praised his fellow Best Of You stars’ traditional performance style, the 45-year-old said the band would have to stand up against modern artists using advanced music technology and effects.Revellers shop at Worthy Farm in Somerset for the Glastonbury Festival June 22, 2017.Earlier in the day, Joy Division and New Order bassist Peter Hook led a minute’s silence on stage to remember those who died in the Manchester and London attacks and the Grenfell Tower fire.”It’s the biggest festival you could do”, he said. It’s all ages, everybody is here, it’s wonderful.He added: “I would say 90% of the bands, if you can call them bands, out there are all connected to some kind of iMac interspace system… but with us what you hear up there is really just what we have managed to put together at that moment”. I tapped him on the shoulder and said, “I’m off mate, see you later.’ He turned around and went, ‘If you do, you’ll probably live the rest of your life regretting it”. “We’re just going to go with the flow, just go and see who’s giving the good vibe”.