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Idris Elba to play at Boardmasters festival

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Award-winning actor Idris Elba will be coming to Cornwall this summer.

The Luther and Jungle Book star will be taking his musical talents to the surf and music festival, Boardmasters, in August.

Although he may be better known for his on-screen roles, Elba is also a musician, who has previously performed at Glastonbury.

He will appear alongside MC Wretch-32, DJ Shadow and up-and-coming star, Raye.

First Glastonbury line-up poster revealed

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The first poster listing the so-far confirmed acts for this years Glastonbury Festival has been released.

The three main headliners - which had already been confirmed - are:

  • Radiohead
  • Foo Fighters
  • Ed Sheeran
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The official Glastonbury Festival twitter account tweeted the poster out on Thursday morning.

The festival is due to move to a new site in 2019 and will be known as 'The Variety Bazaar'.

The festival's organisers have said that the new name will only be used when the event isn't being held at Worthy Farm in Somerset.


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